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March 24, 2015
As part of the "Moral Mondays" tradition, "Fight for 15" proponents from across New York State took to the state Capitol Building in Albany yesterday. Open Buffalo and Coalition for Economic Justice were on the scene representing the Queen City. Throughout the halls of the Legislative Office Building, inside a Capitol Building Dunkin' Donuts, and outside Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office, we demanded that the state minimum wage be made a liveable wage.
The clearest path to rectifying ongoing income injustices is in supporting the Assembly Majority's "Families First" budget proposal. Find out about it here: http://assembly.state.ny.us/Press/20150310/