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Cuomo Calls For Boozing In Restaurants & Bars On Sunday Mornings: Gothamist

Never let it be said that Gov. Cuomo never did anything for New York City. One small step for mankind..

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Gov Cuomo Signs Paid Family Leave Bill

In April 2016, Governor Cuomo signed a bill which will guarantee 12 weeks of partially paid family leave for NY State workers, to take full effect of 67% salary by 2021. 82 more words


Governor Cuomo Announces Task Force to Combat Heroin and Prescription Opioid Crisis | Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a statewide heroin task force charged with ending the heroin and opioid crisis in New York. The group, comprised of a broad coalition of experts in healthcare, drug policy, advocacy, education, and parents and New Yorkers in recovery, will build on the state’s previous efforts and use their expertise and experience to develop a comprehensive action plan to combat the state’s opioid epidemic.

Fighting HIV/AIDS in NYC with Faith

One of my first reported pieces looked at the relationship between Faith Based Organizations and HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment in NYC. This project was the result of a collaboration between Storm Hurwitz, Ivy Tseng and myself. 39 more words


Power Shifts In The Big Apple

Richard Elliott, UMBC:

The Democratic primaries have been surprisingly close. A self-described democratic socialist from Vermont who was polling at an impressive 3% when he declared his… 602 more words

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The Great Brooklyn Debate and Visits to Kingsborough by Politicians

The Great Brooklyn Debate will be taking place this week on Thursday April 14, 2016 between US Senator Bernie Sanders who grew up only a mile or so from Kingsborough and former US Secretary of State and US Senator Hillary Clinton at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. 46 more words


Hundreds Rally Asking Gov. Cuomo to Deny the Constitution Pipeline

The Constitution Pipeline, a joint venture between Williams Pipeline Companies and Cabot Oil & Gas, would run approximately 124 miles from Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania to Schoharie County, New York.  775 more words