FPI continues to drive discussion statewide on our state budget, pandemic recovery, and inequality.

Daily News 9/29 FPI data on tax payments from undocumented workers cited in the opinion piece “Donald Trump’s tax bill, and mine: A DACA recipient reflects on who pays what in America”
 
 
WRVO 9/28 FPI’s Ron Deutsch quoted urging wealth taxes in “As NY budget crisis looms, Democrats seek alternatives”
 
OneNewsPage.com 9/25 News site carried the Gothamist article quoting FPI’s chief economist Jonas Shaende “Will Rich New Yorkers Really Flee If Their Taxes Are Raised? Let The “Informed Discussions” Begin”
 
The Hill,  9/23 FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch quoted on the need for NYS revenue raisers in “New York considers hiking taxes for the rich to fill COVID-19 hole”
 
The River News 9/23 Lissa Harris mentions Ron’s Capital Tonight interview in “Coronavirus Roundup: Federal Aid to New York Is Probably Not Coming”
 
The Real Deal 9/23 cites FPI on the amount of revenue that could be generated by a wealth tax in “New York lawmakers push for new millionaires’ tax”
 
Spectrum News, Capital Tonight, 9/22, FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch interviewed on the need for revenue raisers in “With Washington Focused on Replacing RGB, Is Cuomo’s Budget Strategy Still Viable?”
 
 
WSKG 9/21 (Southern Tier) Dan Clark, FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch quoted on wealthy prospering during the pandemic in “Debate Continues on Taxing New Yorks Wealthiest”

https://wskg.org/news/debate-continues-on-taxing-new-yorks-wealthiest/

WRVO (Central & Northern NY) 9/21 Karen DeWitt, FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch quoted on wealthy prospering during the pandemic in “Debate Continues on Taxing New Yorks Wealthiest”

WBFO (Buffalo) 9/21 Karen DeWitt, FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch quoted on wealthy prospering during pandemic in “Debate Continues on Taxing New Yorks Wealthiest”

Wall Street Journal 9/21 Jimmy Vielkind quotes FPI, chief economist Jonas Shaende on wealth taxes in “Some New York Lawmakers Push to Follow NJ in Raising Millionaires’ Taxes”

SILive 9/20 (Staten Island) Annelise Knudson cites FPI report on immigrant contributions to GDP in “Staten Island Immigrant Community Marches to Celebrate Mexican Independence Day”

Motley Fool 9/19 Aly J Yale cites FPI analysis in “What is a What Is a Pied-a-Terre Tax? Could It Come to New York?”

Gothamist 9/18 Christopher Robbins quotes FPI’s chief economist Jonas Shaende on millionaire migration “Will Rich New Yorkers Really Flee if Their Taxes are Raised?

WAMC (Albany) 9/18 Karen DeWitt quotes FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch on who is prospering during the pandemic in “Debate Continues On Taxing NY’s Wealthiest”

North Country Public Radio 9/16 FPI’s Executive Director Ron Deutsch quoted on the need for revenue raisers in “New York still hasn’t figured out how to handle its 14B deficit”

WSKG (Binghampton) 9/16 FPI’s Executive Director Ron Deutsch quoted on the need for revenue raisers in “No permanent solution in sight for New York State’s Huge Budget Deficit”

NonProfit Quarterly 9/16 FPI’s Executive Director Ron Deutsch quoted on need for wealth taxes in “Nightmare” Budget Scenarios Inspire Proposals to Tax Rich at Higher Rates”

WXXI public radio 9/15 FPI Executive Director Ron Deutsch quoted on the need for state revenue raisers in “State budget nears halfway point with no permanent solution to deficit”

WAMC (Albany) 9/15 Karen DeWitt interviews FPI’s executive director Ron Deutsch and Empire’s EJ McMahon on state deficit and action needed in “NYS Budget Deficit: Fiscal Experts Say It’s Time For Cuts”

Represent NYC 9/13 Jonas Shaende, chief economist, speaks on Mark-to-Market revenue raiser with state legislators

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EaFpkp0nJjI

Times Union 9/9 Amanda Fries cites FPI on millionaire migration myth and economic webinar in “Cuomo pleads for federal help while some experts say New York’s deficit is state’s problem”

 

Times Union: 9/9 FPI’s report “Unemployment Insurance Taxes Paid for Undocumented Workers in NYS” referenced in “New York legislators want to tax the rich to finance an ‘excluded workers’ fund (full article below)

https://www.timesunion.com/news/article/New-York-legislators-want-to-tax-the-rich-to-15550525.php

Gothamist 9/8 Ron Deutsch, executive director, quoted on need for state revenue raisers in “Republicans new coronavirus relief bill headed nowhere”

https://gothamist.com/news/republicans-new-coronavirus-relief-bill-headed-nowhere-while-cuomo-rejects-raising-taxes-ultra-wealthy

NY Times 9/7 Ron Deutsch, FPI’s Executive Director, quoted on state revenue raisers in “Tax the Ultrarich? Cuomo Resists, Even with a 14 Billion Budget Gap”

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/07/nyregion/wealth-tax-budget-billionaires.html