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Senator Kevin Parker Introducing College Aid For Returning NYS Servicemen

On the eve of the national Veterans Day holiday observance last Monday, November 11, 2013, Senator Kevin Parker (D-21), announced he is introducing the NY CARES Act (New York College Aid for Returning Empire State Service members). And that was a nice drum roll to Damon Kinebrew, the treasurer for the distinguished Association of Minority […]readmore

New York State Becomes the 6th To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

New York State became the 6th state to legalize same-sex marriage.  After years of intense advocacy from supporters and those who oppose, the Assembly passed the bill by a two-thirds vote and the Senate vote was approved 33-29. Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the law which will take effect in 30 days. “Marriage Equality has become […]readmore