Updated: April 01, 2020 06:45 PM
Created: April 01, 2020 12:15 PM
No budget means no paychecks for state workers. That's according to the New York State comptroller's office.
However, Governor Cuomo says the comptroller could have released the funds.
Direct deposits should have posted Monday and some of the workers waiting for pay are on the front lines of the coronavirus. That includes workers at the Wadsworth Lab.
PEF, a union representing about 52,000 state workers, is urging lawmakers to right this wrong.
Hear what PEF's president says is adding insult to injury, by watching the video of Jacquie Slater's story.
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