Thursday, April 1, 2021

McKee's Media - March 31, 2021

 

ARTICLES OF INTEREST TO TENANT ADVOCATES

The Real Deal: CDC extends national eviction moratorium through June  (Because NYS has its own moratorium, the CDC moratorium will apply to us only after our moratorium ends on May 1, 2021.)

Don McIntosh: Interview with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Democratic Left/Portside) 

ALBANY AND THE BUDGET

Milton Perez: A message for Andrea Stewart-Cousins & Carl Heastie: Stand up to Andrew Cuomo & finally house homeless New Yorkers like me (Gotham Gazette OpEd)
Jimmy Vielkind: Democratic lawmakers & advocates push higher taxes on affluent as budget deadline looms (Wall Street Journal)
Adolfo Abreu & Samelys Lopez: Best way to defend the Bronx? Start with taxing the super-rich (Riverdale Press OpEd)
Denis Slattery: Cuomo's campaign gets $568K from billionaires while opposing wealth tax (Daily News)
Public Accountability Initiative: Number of NYS millionaires grew rapidly after 2009 millionaires tax increase
Tom Precious: State budget will be late (Buffalo News)