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Legislative Women’s Caucus Outlines Session Priorities

Albany, NY – Members of the New York State Legislative Women’s Caucus (LWC) joined together Monday to discuss the group’s priorities for the 2016 session. A poll of the members resulted in quality, affordable child care, after school programming,...

February 8, 2016
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Assemblywoman Lupardo Reminds Residents to Take Advantage of Money-Saving Tax Credits

As tax season begins, Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo is urging residents to take advantage of available New York State tax credits. Dozens of money-saving credits are available, but each year many New Yorkers fail to take advantage of them. “Every...

February 3, 2016
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Lupardo Intros Resolution to Proclaim January 2016 as Poverty Awareness Month

Albany, NY – As part of continued efforts to raise awareness about poverty in New York State, Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo introduced a resolution on Monday asking the Governor to declare January 2016 as Poverty Awareness Month in New York. The...

January 25, 2016
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State releases final regulations for hemp pilot program

(ALBANY, NY) – New York’s first legal hemp seeds are set to be planted after the State Department of Agriculture and Markets published the final regulations Wednesday. Ten, three-year licenses will be issued to universities to grow industrial hemp;...

January 15, 2016
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