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Fact-checking Cuomo, Nixon on school aid, tax incentives and college tuition

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and activist Cynthia Nixon.

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and activist Cynthia Nixon. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp; Marisol Diaz-Gordon

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and activist Cynthia Nixon will face off in a Democratic primary Thursday. Here's a look at the facts behind some of the issues they have raised.

Has New York met its school funding obligations?

Are tax incentives for businesses a good use of taxpayer dollars?

Has New York truly made public colleges 'tuition free'?

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