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Statement on Wage Board Decision

“The wage board’s decision to recommend increasing the minimum wage for workers in the fast-food industry is a victory for New York. For too long, fast-food workers have been suffering under the weight of poverty wages. No one should work full-time...

July 23, 2015
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Airport Workers Reach Agreement with Employers

“The fact that Aviation Safeguard has agreed to stop union busting is a major victory,” said Assemblyman Francisco Moya (D-Jackson Heights). “The workers who make our airports run safely and efficiently have been working under sub-standard wages and...

July 22, 2015
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Assemblyman Francisco Moya Hosts Edutech Meeting

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New York, NY – On Monday, July 20th, Assemblyman Francisco Moya, the Chair of the Legislative Commission on Science and Technology, hosted a meeting with Queens principals and educators to discuss ways in which technology can be incorporated into...

July 21, 2015
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Assemblyman Francisco Moya Welcomes DREAMer to Albany

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Assemblyman Francisco Moya welcomed Kirssy Martinez, a DREAMer and valedictorian of Bronx Community College, to the state Capitol today, awarding her with a proclamation for her accomplishments. Kirssy came to the U.S. from the Dominican...

June 17, 2015
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Smart Benefits Bill Passes Assembly

Albany, NY – On June 16th the Smart Benefits Bill (A4839) passed the Assembly. “The measure will reform our broken partial unemployment benefit structure and make sure that unemployed New Yorkers are not penalized for...

June 16, 2015
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