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NYCLU Statement on Passage of Emergency Sick Leave

Today both chambers of the New York legislature voted to approve an emergency sick leave measure to address the COVID-19 pandemic. In response, the New York Civil Liberties Union released the following statement from executive director Donna Lieberman:

March 18, 2020

NYCLU Statement on Emergency Powers Bill

The following is a statement from New York Civil Liberties Union Executive Director Donna Lieberman, in response to the Emergency Powers bill being considered in the legislature.

“We commend the Governor’s leadership and decisive executive actions to limit the spread of the coronavirus, including

March 4, 2020