A Harder Struggle, Fewer Opportunities: The Impact of the Governor's Proposed Budget on Women, Children, and Families

Publication date: 
March, 2011
Source(s): 
The New York Women’s Foundation
Fiscal Policy Institute

This new gender budget analysis report reveals that low-income women across racial lines — already vulnerable to the continuing effects of the economic recession — bear a disproportionate burden of cuts in Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget and are placed at even greater risk of poverty and other factors that contribute to long-term economic stagnation.