Category: Environment and Energy

Housing Extension for Sandy Victims

March 21, 2013 By Stephanie West Transitional Sheltering Assistance Program Extended in NY for an Additional 14 Days. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), at the request of the State

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Stop Fracking Now

February 27, 2013 By Alex Beauchamp, Northeast Region Director Food & Water Watch I have great news. The Cuomo administration hasmissed a key fracking deadline, guaranteeing that we'll keep

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IAFF Response To Super Storm Sandy

February 26, 2013 
Around Town By Neal Tepel

 Super Storm Sandy devastated the homes and lives of many fire fighters. In the wake of this disaster, union members answered the

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New York Disaster Services Available

January 29, 2013 By Manny Castro As our community is still struggling because of immigration status restrictions on disaster relief benefits, the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) continues to call

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GOP Turns It’s Back on Sandy Victims

January 4, 2013 By Diane Cohen, LaborPress Washington Bureau The House Republican Leadership turned its back on millions of Americans impacted by Superstorm Sandy by failing to put the Senate

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