NY is #1 in economic inequality. How did it get so bad and how can we fight it?
Join us for a participatory discussion on inequality in our community and ways we can fight back. Thursday, March 13th 6:30-8:30 pm St. John’s Episcopal Church 1 Hudson Street, Yonkers, NY
For more info or to RSVP, email: BWard@WorkingFamilies.org
As the Senate and Assembly leadership finish their budget plans, lawmakers and education groups are continuing to demand increased and equitable funding in New York’s schools. Education advocacy groups released a report early last week claiming the state has violated the constitutional rights of students by failing to provide resources necessary for “a sound, basic education.”
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A new Southern Tier group has formed in favor of natural gas drilling.
“Manufacturing jobs aren’t as abundant as they used to be, that’s clear. We see this as the real future of our economy,” said Lou Santoni, Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce CEO.