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Gov Cuomo Warns of Huge Federal Cuts to NYS Health Care System

“I don’t know what they’re thinking,” Cuomo said. “This will hurt the people of every Congressional district in the state of New York.”

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Groups Unite To Fight Cassidy-Graham Bill to Repeal ACA

Nearly Three dozen groups representing consumers, health care and human service workers, providers of supports and services and insurers have signed a letter to the New York State Congressional Delegation urging them the reject the Cassidy-Graham bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This bill has significant support and could be brought up for a vote in the U. S. Senate in the next few days. If passed by both houses of Congress, the bill wold cut billions of dollars in funding to New York State.

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Senate Republicans Are Pushing Another Obamacare Repeal Bill

The Cassidy-Graham measure would radically alter the health care landscape under Obamacare, ending the expansion of Medicaid and guarantees that those with pre-existing conditions could get coverage at reasonable cost.

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Advocating For A Living Wage

This TV interview spotlights direct support professionals and the need for a living wage being pushed by the bFair2DirectCare coalition.

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Teacher Shortage On The Horizon?

New York has nearly 8,600 fewer active educators than it did five years ago, and the number of SUNY students majoring in education has dropped 50 percent since 2007.

 

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Harvey Tougher On People With Disabilities

The upending of normalcy during the worst tropical weather system ever to hit Houston is particularly hard on those with disabilities.

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