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Single Payer Demo in Albany
Representatives of the New York State Nurse's Association at the annual statewide lobby day to advocate for the New York Health Act on June 5, 2018.

Can New York Pull Off Single-Payer Healthcare?

The US Healthcare System is Broken. New York Could Lead the Way to Fixing It.

Health Primary category in which blog post is published

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New stories every week. Community events. Democracy in action ;)

Economy Primary category in which blog post is published

New York In Prison

New York State counties ask: Do we really need a jail?

Politics Primary category in which blog post is published

Our Aging Infrastructure: Peril and Opportunity

As a nation, we’re not doing very well at keeping our systems running. Here's why.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

No More Plastic Bags

What is the net environmental effect of the bag ban?