Albany's Path to a Fairer New York

New Yorkers went to the polls in unprecedented numbers in this year’s midterms to send an unequivocal message to lawmakers: as the Trump administration continues to run roughshod over our democracy and wreak havoc on our lives, we want a state government that stands up for our rights. New Yorkers want leaders who will do everything they can to strengthen the pillars
of our democracy, fight for the dignity of all people, and push back against the regime of hate in Washington.

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This report sets forth key legislative initiatives that have been vetted — and stalled — in Albany over many years, together with newer proposals that are urgently needed to protect New York’s immigrant communities and children.

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