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New York State Voting and Property Tax History

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Did you ever wonder why you get calls and attention around election time and almost no other time?
"The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars,But in ourselves, that we are underlings." -- (Julius Caesar, Act 1, scene 2, 135–141) We need to "get involved" as I've heard people say.

Even a simple request such as the New York City Expenditure and Property Tax History on a government website such as the New York City Independent Budget Office's website might be too much to ask until the people "get involved".

Because the truth is capitalism, socialism, democracy, etc. do not work unless the people get involved.  But if we sit back and do nothing, then we deserve what we get.  Also beware of the elected person that talks of sports and award ceremonies, those are the modern day bread and circuses. see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bread_and_circuses

Well here's a way to get elected.  The following information can only be used for political purpos…

New York City Education Spending per student Fiscal Year 2016-2017

Here is the spending per student sorted in descending order:

source: https://www.nycenet.edu/offices/d_chanc_oper/budget/exp01/y2016_2017/function.asp?LCMS=K025&search=K025&schoolgo=Go&prior=search

You can verify any of these numbers by going to the New York City Department of Education site oddly named www.nycenet.edu and entering the school code such as K455 etc.
New York City Cryptic School Code$ spending per student source: link R037$134,352R721$115,619K004$113,998K231$112,887Q255$111,855K396$110,804K771$110,108M138$109,103Q177$108,695K368$108,212K077$108,069K370$107,170Q993$106,825