Renters rally in Albany for more tenant protections

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Dozens of Queens tenants boarded two buses before dawn Tuesday, embarking on an early journey to Albany to advocate for greater tenant protections. "As this affordability and housing crisis continues, people don't have the safety nets that they need or the programs or help from the government that they need to be able to survive during this crisis," Leslie Ariza, a media associate for Make the Road New York, said.

NYC Releases Workers’ Bill Of Rights: Your Labor Rights Guide

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Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) Commissioner Vilda Vera Mayuga today released the City’s newly expanded, landmark Workers’ Bill of Rights. A multilingual and comprehensive guide to rights in the workplace in New York City, which was created in collaboration with the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs (MOIA) and the New York City Commission on Human Rights (CCHR).

Legisladores y residentes estudian cambios en las leyes

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En la reunión organizada por Make the Road NY, la comunidad de Westchester expuso sobre las necesidades que urgen solución. Organizadores de Make the Road NY (MRNY), se reunieron el jueves con miembros de la comunidad, y la participación de los oficiales electos de Nueva York, la senadora estatal Shelley Mayer, así como los asambleístas estatales Chris Burdick , Steve Otis y Dana Levenberg.