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NY1 Reports: Home Attendants Demand Cuomo Stand With Workers!

On Friday, 1/5, home attendants, women’s and patients advocates, and members of the Ain’t I A Woman Campaign held a press conference in front of the NYS Department of Labor to demand that Governor Cuomo rescind new Department of Labor regulations that … Continue reading

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Press Conference, Friday, 1/5

Come join us this coming Friday to challenge Governor Cuomo’s recent attack against working people.  Cuomo portrays himself as a supporter of immigrants, but in truth, he is an exploiter of workers, especially immigrants, women and people of color. In … Continue reading

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Cuomo: Stop Government-Sponsored Sweatshops!

Cuomo’s Department of Labor has issued new regulations that legalizes the 24-hour work day for home attendants and says nighttime work is free. These inhuman regulations represent a brutal attack against the predominantly immigrant women that do this vital caretaking … Continue reading

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