U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $30.2 Million for the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation COVID-19 Response in Westchester County, New York

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — May 19, 2020 — The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $30.2 million grant award to the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation (Bee-Line), in Westchester, New York, as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, signed by President Donald J. Trump on March 27, 2020. …

eHeziU.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $30.2 Million for the Westchester County Department of Public Works and Transportation COVID-19 Response in Westchester County, New York

The New Inequality Part II
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — May 19, 2020 — As the country begins a process of reopening, and increasingly more people, especially those deemed non-essential workers, are protesting against the lock-downs, we are seeing more clearly the fault-lines in the economy. On one level, there is a class warfare going on between economic elites who are able to work remotely and ordinary …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanThe New Inequality Part II
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

A Balanced Approach: Stimulus Checks Are Deficient in Protecting Tenants’ Security and Rights
By MICHAEL NUKHO, CPM

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An Open Letter to New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo YONKERS, NY — May 16, 2020 — I am 100 percent on board to assist tenants as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis which has impacted tenants’ concerns vis-a-vis their anxiety level regarding their capacity to meet their monthly rent. Despite your concern and empathy regarding tenants, I suggest, …

TribuneA Balanced Approach: Stimulus Checks Are Deficient in Protecting Tenants’ Security and Rights
By MICHAEL NUKHO, CPM

John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher/Editor; Michael Edelman, Esq., Political Analyst / Pundit; Shawn Patterson-Howard, Mount Vernon Mayor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher/Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level, Monday, May 18, 2020 @10am EST

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eHeziJohn Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher/Editor; Michael Edelman, Esq., Political Analyst / Pundit; Shawn Patterson-Howard, Mount Vernon Mayor, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher/Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level, Monday, May 18, 2020 @10am EST

It’s Time for the Legislature to Get Back to Work
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C,-Victor) VICTOR, NY — May 16, 2020 — In their first major public action since we passed the budget in early April, Democrats in the Senate and Assembly convened a virtual hearing this week for small business owners, advocacy groups and lawmakers to discuss the federal government’s economic response to the COVID-19 crisis. …

TribuneIt’s Time for the Legislature to Get Back to Work
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

Congressman Engel and Senator Melendez Launch Probe Into Removal of State Department Inspector General Linick

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Lawmakers Request that White House and State Department Preserve and Produce Records Related to Friday’s Late-Night Firing WASHINGTON, DC — May 16, 2020 — Representative Eliot L. Engel, Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Senator Bob Menendez, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, yesterday launched an investigation into President Trump’s firing of State Department …

TribuneCongressman Engel and Senator Melendez Launch Probe Into Removal of State Department Inspector General Linick

Letter to the Editor: Low-Income Students Told to Take a “2nd Seat”
By Education Advocate DUNCAN KIRKWOOD

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Dr. Frances Wills and the NY State Board of Regents’ Recent Decision Will Harm Hundreds of Black Children BUFFALO, NY — May 16, 2020 — In a recent meeting the New York State Board of Regents (NYSBoR) voted to deny the renewal of Buffalo Academy of Science Charter School (Buff Sci) even though it was recommended to them by the …

TribuneLetter to the Editor: Low-Income Students Told to Take a “2nd Seat”
By Education Advocate DUNCAN KIRKWOOD

Westchester County Executive George Latimer Gives COVID-19 Update By Westchester County Executive George Latimer Presented on May 14, 2020

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eHeziWestchester County Executive George Latimer Gives COVID-19 Update By Westchester County Executive George Latimer Presented on May 14, 2020

Chris Stevens, RecruitMilitary’s Senior Vice President and U.S. Air Force Veteran, Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher – Editor-at-Large, Nader Sayegh, NYS Assemblymember Representing AD-90, on the Westchester On the Level radio broadcast, Friday, May 15th from 10am-12Noon EST

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Share your perspective and/or make inquiry on topic.                            Calls are Welcome: (347) 205-9201 Listen to this broadcast “Live” or “On Demand” via the Internet … http://tobtr.com/s/11734065  The subject matter to be discussed is defined via herein: YONKERS, NY — May 15, 2020 — RecruitMilitary’s Senior Vice President …

eHeziChris Stevens, RecruitMilitary’s Senior Vice President and U.S. Air Force Veteran, Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher – Editor-at-Large, Nader Sayegh, NYS Assemblymember Representing AD-90, on the Westchester On the Level radio broadcast, Friday, May 15th from 10am-12Noon EST

Virtual Career Fair for All Members of Military Community Past and Present

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National unemployment claims have surpassed historic measures and veteran unemployment stays in step with this trend surging by 8% in just four weeks, from 3.8% in March to 11.8% in April.  The good news: there are organizations hiring this specific demographic with identified military-trained skill sets and they need to fill jobs NOW. Industries such as distribution, supply chain, logistics, …

eHeziVirtual Career Fair for All Members of Military Community Past and Present