After a group of unions angry over the passage of the Tier VI pension reform plan pulled support from the Somos El Futuro’s annual Legislative Conference, Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Michael Bloomberg gave the organization a pair of hefty donations.
“We think the unions’ actions are unfortunate, and don’t want the conference to suffer as a result. We both support the Somos El Futuro Conference and, as such, we will be donating $72,000 to Somos El Futuro and the scholarship to make up for the donations that the unions withdrew,” the mayor and governor said in a joint statement.
Felix Ortiz, a Brooklyn Assemblyman, announced this afternoon that is currently working on a bill that would ban the sale of inhalable caffeine like Aeroshot to those under the age of 16.
“It is imperative that we cease the sale of this product to those under the age of 16. Young children and teens should not Read More
Nature abhors a vacuum, and politicians abhor letting a news cycle go by without a way to get in the middle of it.
Thus, a day after a Florida jury found Casey Anthony not guilty of the murder of her two-year old daughter Caylee, two New York legislators have proposed bills related to the case.