RSVP to join our coalition advocacy day in Albany on Wednesday, February 28th! http://bit.ly/ResistanceSpeakOut
As New York State faces federal attacks from the Trump administration that stand to severely impact New Yorkers and the state’s funding, it is more important than ever that the 2018 budget holds the line against assaults from Washington. Progressive organizations from across the state are coming together to speak out in opposition to federal cuts and release a bold vision for what’s needed to advance New York’s values.
7:30am: Bus transportation from NYC
11:30am: Resistance Speak Out at the Million Dollar Staircase
Capitol Building, Albany, New York
1:00pm: Partner organizations, Members, Activists lobby and drop off progressive platform for the 2018 NYS budget to elected officials
On February 28th, partner organizations will convene the Resistance Speak Out: A Blueprint for New York’s State Budget at the Capitol in Albany and release a comprehensive progressive platform for the New York State 2018 budget. We hope you can join us in partnership!
Partner organizations (list in formation):
Callen-Lorde, Community Voices Heard, Day One, Fast Food Justice, GMHC, Housing Works, Make the Road New York, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, National Institute for Reproductive Health, New Leaders Council, New York Immigration Coalition, NYCET – New York Civic Engagement Table, New York State Youth Leadership Council, Planned Parenthood of New York City, Restaurant Opportunities Centers (ROC) United, The LGBT Center, VOCAL-NY