Will Schwartz save Paterson?

Kimberly found on the LI Biz Blog post Winners, losers in Paterson shakeup that Larry Schwartz will replace William Cunningham as Secretary to NY Governor David Paterson. Well, in a much less mature version of myself, I was a Democratic Committeeman for a decade.  During that time I met Mr. Schwartz.  Now, LI Biz Blog […]

Tues. Feb 3rd: Please attend Suffolk Legislature to support Hate Crimes Task Force

(excerpt) Update from Long Island WINS Please join Long Island Wins and the Long Island Immigrant Alliance TOMORROW, February 3rd, at the Suffolk County Legislature to support IR 2227 Establishing a Task Force on Hate Crimes in Suffolk County. Come to the Suffolk County Legislature meeting Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at the William H. Rogers […]

Tues. Nov. 18th – In memory of Marcelo Lucero: Come speak to Suffolk Legislature

Update!: On Saturday, Nov 22, 2008 in Hempstead there will be a march and vigil for Marcelo Lucero and to stop hate. Details are here and at www.longislandwins.com. Long Island Immigrant Alliance is urging all people concerned about the hate killing of Marcelo Lucero to go to the Suffolk Legislature Tuesday morning, Nov. 18th to […]

Another anti-worker, anti-immigrant bill passes

Report from the Long Island WINS web-site about a bill in the Suffolk County Legislature that will require workers to be screened through a federal electronic verification system. Bad news for workers, bad news for the immigrant community: In the News IR 1479 Passes in the Legislature at 8:30pm By Lisa Votino-Tarrant, Long Island WINS […]