A new blog dedicated to analysis and commentary on public policy in New York was unveiled today by the Empire Center for New York State Policy.
The Torch, available at www.NYTorch.com, will feature commentary on the most important public policy issues affecting the Empire State. It will combine topics and content previously posted to www.NYFiscalWatch.com and www.NYPublicPayrollWatch.com.
E.J. McMahon, senior fellow at the Empire Center and the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, will be editor and principal contributor to The Torch. Other regular contributors will include Tim Hoefer, director of the Empire Center, and various expert guest commentators.
Subscribers to NY Fiscal Watch and NY Public Payroll Watch will receive updates to The Torch without interruption. To subscribe, visit the blog at www.NYTorch.com, and enter an email address.