Transparency Need for Business Subsidies
The state's economic development spending was under scrutiny at the capitol on Wednesday. Watchdog groups want more transparency from Governor Cuomo and the legislature when it comes to deciding how money is being spent. They would like the public to be able to decide if projects will be a good investment of taxpayer funds. Joining us to talk more about this are Liz Marcello of Reinvent Albany, David Friedfel of the Citizens Budget Commission and Ron Deutsch of the Fiscal Policy Institute.