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Governor Cuomo and Lieutenant Governor Hochul Announce Two Statues of Famous Suffragists to be Built in Honor of the 100th Anniversary of Women's Suffrage in New York State

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that, in honor of the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in New York, the State will dedicate and build two statues in commemoration of suffragists Sojourner Truth and Rosalie...

November 6, 2017
Women’s Caucus Calls on Governor to Establish Child Care Task Force

Albany, NY – Banding together behind the priorities its members chose at the beginning of 2016, the bi-partisan Legislative Women’s Caucus (LWC) gathered at the State Capitol Wednesday to discuss how those priorities fared in the 2017-18 State Budget...

May 3, 2017
2016 Legislative Women’s Caucus Legislative Report

The 2016 legislative session produced several bills uniquely affecting women. The following identifies legislation that passed the Assembly, Senate and signed in to law by the Governor. Child Care Map of Publicly Funded Programs: Directs the...

April 20, 2017
Every Month is Women’s History Month
May 12, 2016
Women’s History - The fight for equal rights
May 12, 2016
Legislative Women’s Caucus Outlines Session Priorities

Albany, NY – Members of the New York State Legislative Women’s Caucus (LWC) joined together Monday to discuss the group’s priorities for the 2016 session. A poll of the members resulted in quality, affordable child care, after school programming, and...

February 8, 2016
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