Apr 29, 2014 — There's around two months left in the legislative session, and a number of issues left on the agenda. But it's uncertain how many of them will actually become law.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who's failed to achieve a number of progressive items over the last two years, including public campaign finance reform and a Women's Equality Act, told the Democratic Rural Conference that he'll try to get them passed in the state legislature in the next eight weeks, before the session ends in June. Go to full article
Assemblyman Francisco Moya speaking in support of the NYS DREAM Act. Photo: Karen DeWitt
Feb 26, 2014 — Assembly Democrats Tuesday, by a vote of 82 to 46, passed a one-house version of the NY DREAM Act, a bill to give college aid to the children of undocumented immigrants. They urged the Senate to follow suit. Go to full article