Electeds “Restoration Of Honor Act” Signed Into Law, Finally Restoring Equal Rights To LGBTQ Veterans

This week, after New Yorkers commemorated Veterans’ Day, Senator Brad Hoylman and Assembly Member Didi Barrett’s Restoration of Honor Act (S.45B/A.8097) was signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo. Continue Reading →

New York Announces Emergency Ban On E-Cigarettes

Over the weekend, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced he would issue an emergency order to ban flavored e-cigarette products. Continue Reading →

Foundations Call On Governor Cuomo To Support Census Outreach From Harlem To Hollis

On Friday, February 8, 2019, more than 30 foundations sent a letter to New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo highlighting the importance of state support for Census outreach and education to ensure an accurate and fair count in 2020. Continue Reading →

Ouch, De Blasio Dead Last Among NYers’ Picks For President From Harlem To Hollis

New Yorkers think a congresswoman who isn’t even eligible for the White House would be a better president than Mayor Bill de Blasio, a new poll suggests reports Patch. Continue Reading →

Coumo Wants To Join The Rest Of The Nation To Make Weed Legal From Harlem To The Hudson

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday named legalizing recreational marijuana among his priorities for the first 100 days of his next term but offered no details on how to do it, reports Patch. Continue Reading →

Deadly N.Y. Crash Spotlights Loopholes For Limos From Harlem To The Hudson

Crains NY reports that a limousine crash over the weekend that killed 20 people has focused attention on rules governing the ungainly vehicles.

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Cuomo Moves Closer To Legalizing Marijuana From Harlem To The Hudson

Patch reports that Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday that he was creating a workgroup to draft regulation to make marijuana legal in New York for adults. Continue Reading →

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