Anti-Poverty Agency FPWA Announces Antonia Yuille Williams As New Board Chair

FPWA is pleased to announce that Antonia Yuille Williams, Director of Regional and Community Affairs, Corporate Affairs for Con Edison Company of New York, has assumed the role of Board Chair at FPWA. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: NY Workers’ Compensation Alliance Wants To Expand Workers Compensation

The New York Workers’ Compensation Alliance today called on Albany to guarantee workers’ compensation to include COVID-19 workplace exposure for all workers. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: U.S. Nurses Unions Says, “Our Members Are Dying. We Demand Protection Now!”

As COVID-19 cases continue to skyrocket in the United States, unions representing 230,000 nurses across the country have joined forces to demand hospitals and the government act now to give nurses optimal personal protective equipment (PPE). Continue Reading →

Mayor de Balsio Appoints Peter Kauffmann As Senior Advisor To COVID-19 Response Team

Mayor de Blasio today announced that Peter Kauffmann, a U.S. Navy veteran and founder and principal of Bluejacket Strategies, will join City Hall as a senior advisor to the city’s growing COVID-19 response team. Continue Reading →