Mr. Gray was commenting on NYS Comptroller Tom DiNapoli's gloomy assessment of the fiscal health of the state's local governments.
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Tell that to city residents just smacked with a 7% hike in their county tax bill that officials blame on "equalization" rates.
Mr. Gray says county government has been "stingy" in its spending but is plagued by "mandated" state costs.
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