Tag: Health Care

As “Trumpcare” looms, some say it’s time for single-payer health care in NY
Policy

As “Trumpcare” looms, some say it’s time for single-payer health care in NY

 “Your wealth should not determine your health,” advocates tell lawmakers As President Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers seek to repeal the Affordable Care Act and pass their American Health Care Act, a universal single-payer health program for New Yorkers could pick up more support this session. The New York Health […]

Gov. Cuomo’s statement on the late budget: “These are difficult times”
Policy

Gov. Cuomo’s statement on the late budget: “These are difficult times”

Governor, legislative leaders poised to pass extender budget until compromise is reached on difficult issues Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued a statement late Sunday night, April 2, after it became clear the Legislature would not reach a compromise on several difficult issues  before Monday morning. Cuomo has presented an “extender”to keep […]