Mayor Bill de Blasio today released the below statement following the U.S. House of Representatives passage of the American Rescue Plan.
Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat voted to pass H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act, landmark, life-saving legislation that will provide urgently-needed resources to defeat the virus.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams today launched “Leading the Charge” — a $4 billion plan to combat climate change.
PBS today announced the ten talented home cooks who will be showcasing their culinary expertise in The Great American Recipe.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is providing approximately $750 million in additional funding in 2022 to support the Essential Plan, New York’s Basic Health Program (BHP).
Colin Luther Powell, April 5, 1937 – October 18, 2021, was an Harlemite politician, diplomat, statesman, and four-star general who served as the 65th United States secretary of state from 2001 to 2005.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Meisha Porter today announced their academic recovery vision for New York City’s public schools and students in the wake of the pandemic.
Hundreds of thousands more New Yorkers lack health insurance than before the coronavirus pandemic began last year – particularly those of color.
New York Disability Advocates (NYDA) today applauded New York’s congressional delegation for passing the American Rescue Plan.
House Democrats on Tuesday unveiled their latest proposal to mitigate the economic devastation caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Mayor Bill de Blasio was joined by Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza, television host and author Rachael Ray, chef Tom Colicchio, and CEO of Hunger Free America Joel Berg today in fighting back against the Trump Administration’s proposed changes to SNAP.
Margaret Higgins Sanger, born Margaret Louise Higgins, September 14, 1879 – September 6, 1966, also known as Margaret Sanger Slee, was an American birth control activist, sex educator, writer, and nurse.
The 16th annual Solomon Northup Day, an afternoon of activities inspired by a powerful memoir of enslavement and eventual freedom, will take place on Saturday, July 19, from 12:30 to 6 pm in Filene Recital Hall at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY.
One of the crew members of the American ship attacked by Somali pirates received a warm welcome from his Harlem church Sunday morning.
New York State must end age discrimination that’s written right into state law by expanding its Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).