Amendment To Defund Operation Legend Passes House By Voice Vote

Today, the House passed by a voice vote an amendment presented by Representatives Ted Lieu, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Deb Haaland, and Emanuel Cleaver that would directly impact the federal government’s ongoing interference in Portland and other U.S. cities. Continue Reading →

Julia Salazar, AOC And Others Call On Cuomo To Reject Medicaid Cuts, Raise Revenue

State Senator Julia Salazar and a coalition of city, state and federal lawmakers released an open letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo today calling on him to withdraw his proposed funding cuts. Continue Reading →

Uptown Electeds And More Puts Trump On Notice Cut Greenhouse Emissions Or Else

Mayor de Blasio today put President Trump on notice for the millions of dollars his properties will owe under new climate change legislation that requires large buildings in New York City to dramatically cut their greenhouse gas emissions. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Espaillat Announces Support Of Green New Deal For Climate Change

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) announced his support of the “Green New Deal,” a proposal being touted by Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14) aimed at overhauling energy use, reducing carbon emissions, and creating new jobs. Continue Reading →