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June 19, 2022

Honoring Juneteenth

Juneteenth, celebrated on June 19th and known as Emancipation Day, is our opportunity to commemorate the day that Black slaves in Texas were granted freedom, two years after President Abraham…

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January 6, 2022

Statement on the 2022 State of the State

We are encouraged by, and applaud, the Governor’s announcement of a new approach to solve homelessness, which echoes our calls for greater investments in the creation and preservation of affordable and supportive housing, legal assistance, mental health and other public assistance measures that address the root causes of homelessness. We are particularly heartened by the Governor’s acknowledgment that all New Yorkers are deserving of affordable homes and that funding mental health initiatives is key to addressing and solving street homelessness.

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