Isa Puello
The new secretary to intergovernmental affairs at the New York State Assembly believes New York government needs diversity, but it won’t happen overnight.
Business woman.
City officials hope that a new law will get more contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses.
Rainbow shirts on a hanger.
Lawmakers are pushing to get more contracts to LGBT-owned businesses.
A father and son.
People of color disproportionately face allegations of child neglect, a new bill might help in some ways but not others.
Wendy Garcia.
Tech companies are still having a hard time diversifying their offices.
Amanda Farias
The councilman’s recent anti-gay remarks prompted her to announce another bid.
Council Member Carlos Menchaca Attends Ground Breaking Ceremony For Sunset Park Library and Affordable Housing Development
It should be funded as much as its Puerto Rican and Dominican counterparts.
A judges gavel next to weed
Minority businesses were neglected in the rollout of medical marijuana.
Critics say the major construction safety law enacted a year ago is being ignored.
Bogus training certificates are putting workers in danger, critics say.
A new California law aimed at increasing diversity could be a model for New York.