As the Republicans push a tax plan that will hurt everyday New Yorkers, Senator Gillibrand is taking a proactive approach to bring fairness to our tax system and put people before profits, said Jessica Wisneski, Deputy Director of Citizen Action of New York
HCFANY will be convened by Consumers Voices for Coverage, The American Cancer Society, The Center for Working Families, The Children's Defense Fund, Citizen Action of New York
, The Community Service Society, Metro New York Health Care for All Campaign, New Yorkers for Accessible Health Coverage, and The New York Immigration Coalition.
The principal victims of Medicaid fraud are the three million New Yorkers who rely on Medicaid for health services," said Richard Kirsch, Executive Director of Citizen Action of New York
Richard Kirsch is executive director of Citizen Action of New York
, an affiliate of Northeast Action and USAction.
Plaintiffs in the federal suit include the New York Statewide Senior Action Council, Citizen Action of New York
, Consumers for Affordable Health Care Foundation, Health Care for All, and the Massachusetts Senior Action Council.
A recent survey by Citizen Action of New York
shows the following individual payroll savings for several medium to small New York towns if a single payer national health insurance plan were in place, like that proposed by H.
July 6--A privatized Medicare plan involving fewer than 20 percent of all Medicare beneficiaries is costing New York taxpayers $709 million annually in corporate handouts, according to an analysis released today by Citizen Action of New York
and the Fiscal Policy Institute (FPI).
And to Citizen Action of New York
, they are all proof that campaign finance reform is working in New York City.
We at Citizen Action of New York
were very interested by your coverage of living-wage campaigns throughout the country ["A New Day for Labor," Sept.
The WFP is a new community-labor coalition whose core institutional support comes from the statewide Communications Workers of America, Regions 9 and 9A of the United Auto Workers, the Amalgamated Transit Union, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN), Citizen Action of New York
, the New Party's state branches and a dozen or so smaller union locals including the Teamsters, Laborers Union and the Buffalo Teachers Federation [see Doug Ireland, "Labor's Time to Party?