NY is on Pause!

March 20, 2020

Governor Cuomo has directed all non-essential workers to work from home, & everyone is required to maintain a 6-foot distance. It will be called Matilda's Law.  He named it after his mother. The decision to put New York "on pause” comes as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the state...

COVID-19 MANDATORY PAID SICK LEAVE

March 19, 2020

The New York State Assembly passed new legislation last night that will provide employees sick leave for all New York residents during the COVID-19 outbreak.  "Represent NYC" will speak to Assemblymember Yuh Lin Niou on Friday, March 20th at 11:30AM on Facebook Live that will air on MNN HD.  

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) TESTS

March 18, 2020

Mayor De Blasio, NYC Health + Hospitals And Bioreference Laboratories Announce Expanded Capacity To Allow 5,000 Daily COVID-19 Tests

New Yorkers should text COVID to 692-692 to get regular updates on the latest developments regarding COVID-19; Text COVIDESP to 692-692 for updates in Spanish