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Lawmakers, Civil Rights Groups, Academics, and Business Leaders Unveil Proposal to Outlaw College Exit Exams

Albany, New York – A group of lawmakers, civil rights advocates and business owners gathered at the State Capitol today to denounce the push to establish a college exit exam that is being marketed as a screening tool for employers. Calling such test...

March 20, 2014
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Crespo: Community Policing Emphasis by Mayor De Blasio is a Long Time Coming!

Assemblyman Marcos A. Crespo’s legislation on stopping excessive force by police, requiring training on cultural sensitivity and requiring police officers to be assigned yearly to community affairs duties are efforts...

February 28, 2014
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Thousands of Schools in New York Without Carbon Monoxide Detectors, Potential Tragedy Looms for Millions of K-12 Students

Albany, New York – Today, Assemblyman Marcos A. Crespo called on Governor Cuomo to take affirmative action and provide school districts across New York State with the funding needed to retrofit schools with carbon monoxide (CO) detectors. "Last...

February 24, 2014
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