ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York’s Assembly has passed a series of bills intended to provide affordable child care, increase funding for child care subsidies and establish paid leave for medical emergencies, the birth or adoption of a child or to take care of a sick relative. 206 more words
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ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York’s Assembly passed a bill Tuesday that would open state tuition assistance programs to undocumented immigrants, a measure that now moves to an uncertain future in the Senate. 320 more words
ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The state Assembly has entered into two contracts worth $205,000 for an outside counsel to handle sexual harassment policy development and investigations after a high-profile scandal. 282 more words
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Another grand failure of the Israel lobby in their newly energized attempts to delegitimize BDS, after having miserably failed to stem its rapid growth at the grassroots level and in US campuses… 941 more words
ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York Senate Republicans and Assembly Democrats are at odds over when to hold federal and state primaries this year.
Republicans in the state Senate have filed a bill to move the primary day to late August. 386 more words