Supporters Of Minimum Wage Hike Ask Gov. Cuomo To Overrule PanelSupporters of a pay increase for restaurant servers want Gov. Andrew Cuomo to overrule a state board opposed to giving tipped workers the standard minimum wage.
Activists Fight To Keep Food Stamp FundingAnti-hunger activists launched a statewide campaign urging Sen. Charles Schumer to vote against any farm bill that includes cuts to the food stamp program.
Study: Food Pantries In New York State Serving More Seniors, Fewer ChildrenThe Hunger Action Network report shows that two-thirds of food pantries and soup kitchens have reported a drop in food donations while the majority of them said they served more people last year.