April 9, 2013 - Updated legislative expenditure data for the New York State Legislature was posted today.
March 4, 2013 - The "Explore Your State Budget" web app has been updated to reflect Governor Cuomo's 30-day amendments to the 2013-14 state Financial plan.
January 30, 2013 - The 2012 state government payroll, which includes pay received by 291,364 people who worked in the state's executive, legislative, or judicial branches, was posted today.
A Window on Your Money
Welcome to SeeThroughNY – giving New Yorkers a clearer view of how their state and local tax dollars are spent. This site is sponsored by the Empire Center for New York State Policy, part of the non-partisan and non-profit Manhattan Institute for Policy Research.
SeeThroughNY is a web portal -- and more. Here, taxpayers can share, analyze and compare data from counties, cities, towns, villages, school districts and public authorities throughout New York. The information on this website comes from official government sources, but the Empire Center cannot guarantee data accuracy or completeness.
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