Letitia James

New York News: Attorney General James Announces Sentencing Of Cortland County Farmer, Luke Park, Following Death Of 14-Year-Old Employee

CORTLAND COUNTY, NY – Jan. 20, 2019 – New York Attorney General Letitia James Thursday announced the sentencing of Luke Park, owner of the Park Family Farm, for child labor violations related to the death of a 14-year-old boy in July 2015.  Park was sentenced Thursday in Cortland County Court before Justice Julie A. Campbell to … Continue reading New York News: Attorney General James Announces Sentencing Of Cortland County Farmer, Luke Park, Following Death Of 14-Year-Old Employee

New York News: Attorney General James Leads Coalition Of Eleven Attorneys General In Opposition To Proposed Rule Weakening Employee Protections

NEW YORK – Yesterday, New York Attorney General Letitia James, together with Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, led a coalition of state attorneys general in submitting a comment letter to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in opposition to the NLRB’s proposal to unreasonably narrow its joint employer standard.  The joint employer standard of the … Continue reading New York News: Attorney General James Leads Coalition Of Eleven Attorneys General In Opposition To Proposed Rule Weakening Employee Protections

NEW YORK | Trump lashes out over foundation shutdown

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at New York Democrats over their efforts to shut down his charitable foundation. Trump tweeted that his foundation has “done great work and given away lots of money.” New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced Tuesday that the foundation would dissolve while it fights a state … Continue reading NEW YORK | Trump lashes out over foundation shutdown

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio set to begin 2nd term at City Hall

NEW YORK/January 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Bill de Blasio begins his second term as New York City mayor with a swearing-in ceremony at City Hall Park amid arctic-like temperatures. He was easily re-elected in November, becoming the first Democrat to be re-elected in New York since Edward Koch in 1985. De Blasio touted first-term successes in providing … Continue reading NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio set to begin 2nd term at City Hall