Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Supports PR Gov. Ricardo Rossello $15-Per-Hour Minimum Wage for Public Works

LIUNA and Gov. Rossello agree to raise the island’s minimum wage from $8.25 per hour to $15.00 per hour “With the devastation that Hurricane Maria left behind, this increase in wages for public construction workers in Puerto Rico is a big victory for the people who rebuilding the island,” said Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz…

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES $2 MILLION TO SUPPORT DISPLACED HURRICANE MARIA VICTIMS LIVING IN NEW YORK

On the Heels of Fifth Trip to Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria, Initiative Invests $2 Million to Connect Puerto Rican Families to Employment, Housing and Healthcare Services Over 11,000 Displaced Puerto Ricans Living in New York   Latest State Investment Follows FEMA Report that Agency was Unprepared for Hurricane Maria and Negligent in Assistance to…

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES $18.4 MILLION INVESTMENT TO IMPROVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTH IN THE BRONX

$500,000 for After School and Evening Programming in Targeted Areas $1 Million to Improve Community Centers Investment Supports Anti-Violence Youth Engagement, Mental Health Funding and Anti-Gang Operations $8 Million to Triple the Number of Youth Served by Programming at Roberto Clemente State Park – Highlighted by State Parks and Major League Baseball Youth Baseball and…