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Gov. Cuomo signs reproductive health act

Gov. Cuomo Signs Reproductive Health Act to Codify Roe v. Wade into New York...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Reproductive Health Act, which codifies the Supreme Court’s decision on Roe v. Wade into New...
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio

Mayor de Blasio Expands Access to New York City’s Health Care

Mayor Bill de Blasio signed an Executive Order expanding access to New York City’s health care. The order is part of his commitment to...

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $120M to Settle Multistate Complaint over Hip Implant Devices

Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary Depuy agreed to pay $120 million to settle a multistate complaint involving its hip implant devices. California and 45...
Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Cuomo Proposes Legislation to Protect Consumers from Unknown Exposure to Toxic Chemicals

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is proposing a legislation to protect consumers from unknown exposure to toxic chemicals that can cause diseases such as...
New York State Capitol Building

New York Passes Bills Prohibiting Transgender Discrimination, Conversion Therapy

The New York State Legislature approved legislation protecting the rights of transgender and non-gender conforming individuals and banning conversion therapy on minors. On Tuesday, the...
2020 Census

Court Blocks Trump Administration from Asking Citizenship in 2020 Census

A federal judge in New York stopped the Trump Administration’s plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. In his 227-page opinion on...
Fiat Chrysler, Bosch

Fiat Chrysler, Bosch to Pay $171 Million to Settle Alleged Violations of State Environmental...

Auto industry giants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and Bosch agreed to pay $171 million to settle a nationwide investigation into its alleged violations of...
Gov. Cuomo --Reproductive Health Act

New York Gov. Cuomo, Legislature Vows to Approve Reproductive Health Act

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the State Legislature vowed to approve the Reproductive Health Act (RHA) within the first 30 days of the...
Minimum Wage New York State

REMINDER: Minimum Wage Increases are Now Effective in New York State

The latest minimum wage increases across New York State are now effective, a good news for workers to start the year 2019. In New York...
Andrew Cuomo New York Governor

New York State to Provide $4.45 Million to Expand Child Advocacy Centers

The State of New York is providing $4.45 million to expand Child Advocacy Centers (CACs) in four counties and bring new mobile services in...

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Twitter Hit with Multi-Million Dollar Lawsuit

Earlier today, House Intelligence Committee member Devin Nunes slammed Twitter with a lawsuit for over $250 million dollars. The lawsuit comes amidst many allegations...