$350 rebate http://wamc.org en NY Senate approved budget http://wamc.org/post/ny-senate-approved-budget <p>After an all night session, the New York State senate approved a $136 billion budget.</p><p>The Assembly is planning to vote on the budget tomorrow and if it is passed, it will be the third time in a row the state has met its deadline.</p><p>The budget would raise the minimum wage to $9 over three years and offers a $350 rebate to families with children. It includes a tax credit to businesses that pay the new minimum wage and will also increase school aid by about $1 billion.</p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 10:14:23 +0000 Jaired Crofut 60781 at http://wamc.org NY Senate approved budget