Tag: Hoylman

Pressure mounts on Senate Republicans to pass Child Victims Act
Policy

Pressure mounts on Senate Republicans to pass Child Victims Act

Senate Democrats held a press conference Thursday urging Senate Republican Conference to get behind legislation to allow child sex abuse victims more time to take their abuser to court. Advocates and legislators, including Linda Rosenthal, D-Manhattan, sponsor of the Assembly Child Victims Act (A.5885-a) that passed by a telling bipartisan […]

Sen. Hoylman urges NY to follow the lead of Massachusetts and ban wage history questions
Politics

Sen. Hoylman urges NY to follow the lead of Massachusetts and ban wage history questions

  Responding to the far-reaching equal pay law signed into law this week in Massachusetts, Sen. Brad Hoylman, D-Manhattan, is calling on the New York State Legislature to pass his bill that would prevent employers from asking about an applicant’s wage history as a condition of employment. Bill S.6342/A.5982 — […]