NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — State budget negotiations have traditionally included three men in a room. It expanded to four in recent years, as the leader of the Senate independent Democratic conference has been included.Tri-State Officials Bracing For Omicron Variant Urge Everyone To Get Vaccinated And Get Boosters
“Many women issues are going to be discussed,” Adams told WCBS 880’s Jim Smith. “It’s time to finally make history and have a woman at the table.”READ MORE: Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Blaze On Upper East Side
He said not having a female voice in on the issues is an insult to the women of the state.
“You deal with issues around health care, education,” Adams said. “There’s issues that are going to be discussed around policy in sexual assault matters.”MORE NEWS: Advocates: Put Holiday Consumerism Aside For A Second And Remember Giving Tuesday Is About Helping The Less Fortunate
And to be fair, Adams said the Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb, R-Canandaigua, should also be involved in budget talks.