Cuomo: Cap firefighters', cops' pay hikes at 2%
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ALBANY -- Just weeks after an arbitrator awarded 40 percent raises to Nassau district attorney investigators, county executives on Long Island are backing a proposal by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to cap police and firefighters' pay hikes at 2 percent.
Counties with particularly large police forces, such as Suffolk and Nassau, could benefit because their finances are so strained that they probably...