Short week for NY lawmakers after a winter break

Created: 02/25/2014 3:16 AM WHEC.com
By: associated press

The state Legislature returns to Albany this week as a budget deadline looms about a month away.

The state Assembly comes back for two days Tuesday after a week-long winter break. The state Senate begins its two days of session on Wednesday.

The Legislature is scheduled to work four-day weeks through March as they work on passing the budget due April 1.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a $137.2 billion budget.

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