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Rep. McCarthy Calls on House Leaders to Allow Vote on Sandy Aid Package
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY4) is
House Speaker John Boehner and other House leaders to allow... Read Full Article Author:... ...
Sunday, 30 December 2012
Rep. McCarthy Urging Passage of Bill for Equal Pay for Women
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY4), the first and only woman to represent a part of Long Island in Congress,... Read Full Article Author:...
Tuesday, 05 June 2012
Three primary days possible for next year
... backed by a bipartisan group of the state's election commissioners and several good-government groups, are
a date in late June. Senate Republicans favor a date in August, and have filed court papers ...
Thursday, 17 November 2011
Lawmakers look to help farmers
... the Capital Region's House delegation are
that the next spending bill contain hundreds of millions of dollars for programs that would help farmers reeling from the effects of tropical storms Irene ...
Tuesday, 08 November 2011
State: Cut hours, cut pay
them to make fuller use of a program that allows most state workers to voluntarily reduce their hours (and pay). The bulletin says agencies should "aggressively promote" the program, approve ...
Friday, 04 November 2011
With Veterans Day Near, McCarthy Urging Long Islanders to Send 'Holiday Mail for Heroes'
WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 4, 2011) – While American soldiers serve in military deployments around... Read Full Article Author:...
Friday, 04 November 2011
Tax cap pressures work rules in contracts
of Gov. Andrew Cuomo -- is another despicable broadside on working people," CSEA spokesman Stephen Madarasz said. A Cuomo spokesman said the governor was not involved in Let NY Work's efforts to ...
Wednesday, 02 November 2011
Disaster relief remains stalled
... Tonko is also circulating a letter
funding to the same programs backed by Gibson, on which Gibson and Rep. Bill Owens, D-Plattsburgh, are signatories, Duffy said. The fInal decision on whether and ...
Sunday, 30 October 2011
PEF urges 'yes' vote to break CSEA link
a positive vote. The union also spent approximately $7,000 to rent a billboard along Interstate 787, scheduled to come down Thursday,
a "yes" vote. The mailed ballots are due by 9 a.m. Nov. ...
Friday, 28 October 2011
Hopefuls mine Manhattan
... the first week of November, his allies said. His financial backers include New York Jets owner Woody Johnson and, more recently several two men who had been
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to enter ...
Wednesday, 19 October 2011
It's up to PEF's membership
... the executive board's 91-to-18 vote to move forward. "We are
our membership to approve," Brynien said. While the changes to the contract that members shot down in September are relatively minor, ...
Tuesday, 18 October 2011
Owners retreat from showdown
... It gave no details. State Sen. Daniel Squadron, a Democrat who represents lower Manhattan and Brooklyn, said he had conversations late into the night
Brookfield's CEO to wait. Over the past month, ...
Sunday, 16 October 2011
Republicans put primary date in doubt
ALBANY -- Senate Republicans are
a federal judge to schedule the state primary in August, walking away from what Assembly Democrats said was an agreement to ask for a waiver that would have kept ...
Friday, 14 October 2011
PEF: No new vote without answers
... with no additional cost to the state. Brynien arrived at PEF's headquarters during a rally by about two dozen union members who are
another vote to avoid layoffs; they held signs reading "Save Homes" ...
Wednesday, 12 October 2011
PEF: Sweeten deal for revote
ALBANY --- The president of the Public Employees Federation is
the Cuomo administration to tweak the defeated contract proposal to make it palatable for a new vote of the 56,000-member union. The ...
Sunday, 02 October 2011
Design/build ban lifted after flood
... and the need to get some damaged roads back on line. Brian Sampson, executive director of Unshackle Upstate, last month wrote to Cuomo's State Operations Director Howard Glaser,
him to allow the ...
Sunday, 02 October 2011
Retirees of defunct OTB await bill on state takeover of health plan
... for retirees from the now-defunct New York City OTB. In addition to the union Local of District Council 37, officials from their parent union, AFSCME, as well as the AFL-CIO, are
Cuomo to sign the ...
Thursday, 22 September 2011
New York state shale gas drilling study due
... groups that oppose the drilling technique coordinated a social media campaign on Tuesday
supporters to ask Gov. Andrew Cuomo to order the comment period be extended to 180 days. Hydrofracking relies ...
Wednesday, 07 September 2011
Backers: Make banks pay in crisis
... others Wednesday
"a strong settlement to the legal actions under discussion, and one that leaves open the path for further needed actions to hold lawbreakers accountable." In a message to supporters, ...
Thursday, 25 August 2011
Drugs by mail not always cheaper
ALBANY -- Independent pharmacists are
Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign a bill that would allow corner drugstores to compete with mail-order pharmacies. The proposed law, called the "Anti-Mandatory Mail ...
Friday, 12 August 2011
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A Fifth of Suicidal Teens Live in Homes with Guns
Proms send wrong message
Many Americans jailed abroad
Why Christie's weight matters
Why abortion rights need protection
Is Rush still relevant?
CO2 levels hit new peak
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