Statement on NYPD Body-Worn Camera Proposal

In response to the New York City Police Department (NYPD) proposed body camera pilot, Progressive Caucus members submitted the following statement during the period of public comment. Continue reading

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Caucus to Cuomo: Sign Illegal Hotel Bills

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Members of the Progressive Caucus sent a letter urging Governor Cuomo to sign two bills that passed during the last New York State legislative session intended to combat the growing use of residences for illegal transient use. Continue reading

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Victory: Council Passes CLEAN Act

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On July 14th, the Council unanimously passed the CLEAN Act (I. 697) in response to last year’s report detail alarming lack of cleanliness standards at industrial laundry plants handling linens that New York City restaurants, hotels, and hospitals use. Continue reading

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Progressive Caucus Spring Report

Progress Report Spring 2016 Edition highlights Caucus policy and budget victories along with various events and actions that embody the Caucuses goals to combat inequality and expand access to resources for New Yorkers.  Continue reading

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Statement to Rent Guidelines Board

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For Immediate Release: June 21, 2016  Continue reading

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