From the Justice Will Be Served Campaign:
The SWEAT Bill (NYS A628/S579) is in the NYS Senate Judiciary Committee. Let’s get the committee to approve the bill! This is the first step before the bill can be passed by the NYS Senate.
Call the Senate switchboard and ask for your representative:
Call key NYS Senators:
|Senator John J. Bonacic
Head of Judiciary Committee
|Senator Jeffrey D. Klein
|Senator John J. Flanagan
Your call can make a difference! Here’s a sample of what you can say:
“A 2015 report written by several worker advocacy organizations calculated that between 2003 and 2013, the New York State Department of Labor was unable to collect over $101 million that employers owed workers…”
Last week, Lower East Side and Chinatown community members rallied to demand that Council Member Chin be held accountable for her racist policy of displacement and step down now.
Pictures by Erik McGregor
At the end of 2016, we held our bi-annual elections for the NMASS Board of Directors. Join us in congratulating our new board members:
We invite everyone: