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The following press release was issued by NYSUT in response to Govenor Cuomo's State of the State Address. 

ALBANY, N.Y.  Jan. 21, 2015 — New York State United Teachers today released the following statement in reaction to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s State of the State address and budget presentation:
NYSUT President Karen E. Magee said: “The governor is misinformed. New York has one of the strongest public education systems in the nation and a professional, highly dedicated teaching force. Gov. Cuomo should be celebrating that excellence. Instead, today we get intellectually hollow rhetoric that