UPDATE: Operations and Virtual Court Proceedings Update During the COVID-19 Pandemic
By Westchester County District Attorney ANTHONY A. SCARPINO, Jr.

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — April 7, 2020 — “The COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge every government system but we are finding ways to rise to those challenges in our continuing efforts to keep Westchester safe. The criminal justice system was not designed for an atmosphere in which people, including defendants, judges, witnesses, victims, court officers, juries and the public, are …

TribuneUPDATE: Operations and Virtual Court Proceedings Update During the COVID-19 Pandemic
By Westchester County District Attorney ANTHONY A. SCARPINO, Jr.

Assemblyman Nader Sayegh Urges Federal Representatives to Support Loan Forgiveness for Medical Professionals Responding to COVID-19 Pandemic

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YONKERS, NY— April 7, 2020 — Assemblyman Nader J. Sayegh (D-Yonkers-AD90) is encouraging Federal Representatives in the New York delegation to support loan forgiveness for Medical Professionals responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic. “Across New York and the country, our Medical Professionals are putting their health at risk to address the growing needs of New Yorkers and help suppress this pandemic,” …

Nader SayeghAssemblyman Nader Sayegh Urges Federal Representatives to Support Loan Forgiveness for Medical Professionals Responding to COVID-19 Pandemic

What Workers Really Need in this Economic Crisis is Liquidity
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

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NEWARK, NJ — April 6, 2020 — Any law passed by Congress, even with the noblest intentions is fraught with politics. Every member of Congress attempts to fold his or her pet project into a bill, even if it has nothing to do with it. The CARE Act, i.e. the $2.2 trillion stimulus bill is no different. We have funding …

Oren M. Levin-WaldmanWhat Workers Really Need in this Economic Crisis is Liquidity
By OREN M. LEVIN-WALDMAN

Operations and Virtual Court Proceedings Update During the COVID-19 Pandemic
By Westchester County District Attorney ANTHONY A. SCARPINO, Jr.

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — April 6, 2020 —“The COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge every government system but we are finding ways to rise to those challenges in our continuing efforts to keep Westchester safe. The criminal justice system was not designed for an atmosphere in which people, including defendants, judges, witnesses, victims, court officers, juries and the public, are not …

TribuneOperations and Virtual Court Proceedings Update During the COVID-19 Pandemic
By Westchester County District Attorney ANTHONY A. SCARPINO, Jr.

John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher/Editor; Michael Edelman,Esq., Political Analyst / Pundit; Tracy Conte, Ability Beyond Director of Development and the “No Go Gala!”; and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher/Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level, Monday, April 6, 2020 @10am EST

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Participate by calling: (347) 205-9201. Listen to this broadcast “Live” or “On Demand” via the Internet … http://tobtr.com/s/11702672  Please note the broadcast goes “live” at 10am EST sharp  and is archived within 15 minutes after the 12 Noon conclusion of the broadcast. The topics/subjects of discussion are defined herein:  WHITE PLAINS, NY, PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL, CHAPPAQUA, NY and YONKERS, …

eHeziJohn Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher/Editor; Michael Edelman,Esq., Political Analyst / Pundit; Tracy Conte, Ability Beyond Director of Development and the “No Go Gala!”; and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Publisher/Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level, Monday, April 6, 2020 @10am EST

Retirees Urged to Sign Up for Direct Deposit; Updates Provided
NYS Comptroller THOMAS P. DiNAPOLI

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ALBANY, NY — April 4, 2020 — As the costs mount in the battle against the coronavirus, our team has worked tirelessly to ensure that millions of dollars in payments for desperately needed emergency medical supplies for hospitals are made as quickly as possible. The following is a reminder of important information for you to be aware of during these …

TribuneRetirees Urged to Sign Up for Direct Deposit; Updates Provided
NYS Comptroller THOMAS P. DiNAPOLI

What You Need to Know
By Westchester County Legislator RUTH WALTER

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Updated April 3, 2020 @ 4:15PM For any updates throughout the day, please check: https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home. Governor Cuomo will issue an executive order to redistribute ventilators and PPE to hospitals with the greatest need. A new website provides New York’s comprehensive COVID-19 testing data to the public. A new drive-through mobile testing facility will open in Albany next week – the …

TribuneWhat You Need to Know
By Westchester County Legislator RUTH WALTER

Assemblyman Nader Sayegh Encourages City of Yonkers to Issue a Moratorium Suspending On-Street Meter Parking Enforcement for Duration of COVID-19 Outbreak, and Retroactively Dismiss Parking Violations

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YONKERS, NY — April 3, 2020 – Assemblyman Nader J. Sayegh (D-Yonkers) is encouraging the City of Yonkers and the Yonkers Parking Authority to suspend on-street meter parking enforcement for the duration of the COVID-19 outbreak. “The City of Yonkers already makes accommodations for residents who have to park their vehicles overnight under the presumption that they’re home,” said Assemblyman …

eHeziAssemblyman Nader Sayegh Encourages City of Yonkers to Issue a Moratorium Suspending On-Street Meter Parking Enforcement for Duration of COVID-19 Outbreak, and Retroactively Dismiss Parking Violations

Coronavirus Update – April 3rd, 2020 – Letter to Pence: Don’t Allow PPE’s To Be Sent Overseas
By Congressman ELIOT L. ENGEL

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WASHINGTON, DC — April. 3, 2020 — Today I called on the Trump Administration to restrict the export of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the face of a growing shortage in the United States. In a letter to Vice President Mike Pence, who leads the White House’s Coronavirus Task Force, I underscored that through the Export Control Reform Act and …

TribuneCoronavirus Update – April 3rd, 2020 – Letter to Pence: Don’t Allow PPE’s To Be Sent Overseas
By Congressman ELIOT L. ENGEL

2020-2021 State Budget Fails New Yorkers
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) ALBANY, NY — April 3, 2020 —  “We have the power, but do they have the will? It’s time for the Legislature to regain its mojo.” I said those words about three years ago. I was trying to inspire some urgency in my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to do what …

Tribune2020-2021 State Budget Fails New Yorkers
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB