How to Start a Home Health Aide Business in New York State

How to Start a Home Health Aide Business in New York State

Starting a home health aide (HHA) business in New York State can be a lucrative and rewarding venture, given the growing demand for home care services due to an aging population. However, the process requires careful planning, understanding the regulatory landscape, and compliance with state requirements. This analysis provides a comprehensive guide on how to […]

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo resigns in the wake of sexual-harassment investigation

BY TAL AXELROD (The Hill)

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo resigns in the wake of sexual-harassment investigation

Governor Andrew Cuomo makes an announcement and holds media briefing, NY – June 24, 2020. Photo: lev radin / Shutterstock.com (thehill.com) New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has resigned from office after a bombshell report released by state Attorney General Letitia James (D) found he sexually harassed 11 women, including some who worked in his office, and violated state […]

The 48-Hour Rule: How the Police Get Their Story Straight When They Kill Someone

By Travis Morales. Why are police who brutalize and murder rarely if ever charged, much less convicted and sent to prison?

The 48-Hour Rule: How the Police Get Their Story Straight When They Kill Someone

BROOKLYN, NY (Workers World Today) — Three days before Christmas, 1994. The Baez family is altogether. Around 1 a.m., four of the Baez brothers go outside, and start a game of touch football. Everybody’s happy, playing around…then the ball goes off target, thud…it hits the roof of a cop car parked on the street. “Sorry […]

Senate Majority Passes The José Peralta New York State DREAM Act

Senate Majority Passes The José Peralta New York State DREAM Act

(Albany, NY) The Senate Majority Conference today passed the José Peralta New York State DREAM Act (S.1250). This legislation will allow undocumented children, who are already students in New York State, the ability to qualify for state aid for higher education, create a Dream Fund for college scholarship opportunities and remove barriers that prevent undocumented families […]

New York State Comptroller Dinapoli Calls On Major Corporations To Report On Disability Inclusion

Commitment to Inclusive Workplaces Brings Strong Benefits - Thomas P. DiNapoli

New York State Comptroller Dinapoli Calls On Major Corporations To Report On Disability Inclusion

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli today announced that he has called on 49 of the largest U.S. companies, including Apple, McDonald’s, Nike and Twentieth Century Fox, to report on their inclusion of people with disabilities across the enterprise. “We want the companies our pension fund invests in to be desirable places to work […]