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Cynthia Nixon Gets Working Families Party Endorsement

Cynthia Nixon Gets Progressive Group’s Support; a Major Blow to Gov. Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo suffered a major blow after an influential progressive political group in New York endorsed Cynthia Nixon. On Saturday, 91.5% of the members...
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New York AG Leads a Coalition Opposing Amnesty to Labor Law Violators

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is leading a coalition opposing the Department of Labor’s (DOL) pilot program providing amnesty to predatory employers. Schneiderman and...
Gender Wage Gap

Gov. Cuomo Pushes Legislation to Close Gender Wage Gap in New York State

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed a legislation that prohibits all employers in the state from asking prospective workers about their salary history. Gov. Cuomo...
New York AG Slams DOL over PAID Program

New York AG Slams Labor Department’s PAID Program as Amnesty for Predatory Employers

The New York Attorney General criticized the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) for implementing “Payroll Audit Independent Determination (PAID) program. He called it as...
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New York State Returns Over $35 Million in Stolen Wages to Workers

The State of New York returned $35.37 million in stolen wages to 36,466 workers last year. Since Governor Andrew Cuomo took office, the state...
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch Settles Probe into its Electronic Trading Services for $42M

Bank of America Merrill Lynch reached an agreement with the New York Attorney General’s Office to settle the investigation into its electronic trading services. Under...
Gov. Cuomo orders investigation of NYCHA

Gov. Cuomo Will Not Sign State Budget Unless It Contains Remedy for NYCHA

Governor Andrew Cuomo warned that he will not sign the state budget unless it includes real remedy for New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA). Last...
UBS settles New York AG Investigation into Mortgage Securities for $230M

UBS Settles New York AG Probe into Mortgage Securities for $230M

UBS agreed to pay $230 million to settle the investigation of the New York Attorney General’s Office into its marketing and issuance of residential...
Gov. Cuomo orders investigation of NYCHA

Gov. Cuomo Proposes Additional $250M Funding for New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)

Governor Andrew Cuomo is proposing an additional funding of $250 million for the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) in the state budget. The...
New York DWI Enforcement

New York State and Local Police Conducting Special DWI Enforcement

The New York state and local police are conducting special DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) enforcement during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend. According to Governor Andrew...

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AOC Brands Electoral College as a Racially Biased “Scam”

The Electoral College faced considerable heat and controversy following the 2016 presidential election. As Americans know, Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton, despite losing the...