Brooklyn Borough President: Include Female Voice In State Budget NegotiationsHe said not having a female voice in on the issues is an insult to the women of the state.
NY Senate Democrats Look To Cap Outside Income For LawmakersUnder the proposal announced Monday, lawmakers could make about $12,000, or 15 percent of their base salary of $79,500, in outside income.
New York State Eases Requirements On Some Name Changes For Driver's LicensesElected officials and women's rights advocates announced that the DMV has changed its policy regarding name changes to accommodate those who wish to use their maiden name as their middle name.
Unemployment Rises Nationwide To 9.2 Percent As Hiring StallsIt will be two more weeks before the Tri-state area finds out its unemployment rates for the month of June, but if the national unemployment numbers released Friday are any indication of what's to come, it doesn't look good.
NY State Senator Stewart-Cousins Pushing New Bill To Help The Unemployed Find JobsWith many people out of work and looking for jobs, one New York state lawmaker wants to make sure everyone is getting fair chance.