Did tax payers fund Gov. Cuomo's trip to Israel?

Created: 08/29/2014 3:21 PM WHEC.com

Some of your tax dollars may have gone towards Governor Andrew Cuomo’s trip to Israel earlier this month.

Our affiliate in Albany is working to get a break down of expenses. Cuomo’s office says the trip was funded by campaign donations, but our affiliate learned state police sent a security detail to Israel which would by taxpayer funded.

We’ll continue to monitor this story and bring you any updates as they become available.

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