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Save Union Square Park Pavilion

Advocates, local elected officials and community residents came together to ask Mayor de Blasio to cancel the Bloomberg - era contract to build a controversial high-end bar/restaurant in the historic Woman's & Children's Pavilion in Union Square...

March 9, 2014
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Leading Unions, and Health Care Providers Announce New Support for Single-Payer Health Care

On Tuesday, February 11, key labor organizations, and health care groups announced their support for "New York Health" (A.5389A/S.2078A). New York Health, sponsored by Assembly Health Committee Chair...

February 11, 2014
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Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Assembly Health Committee With Bi-Partisan Support

The medical marijuana bill, the Compassionate Care Act (A.6357-A), passed the Assembly Health Committee today with a bipartisan vote of 20-4. "The Compassionate Care Act is needed," said Assembly Health Chair Richard N....

January 14, 2014
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