WPA-Style Plan to Help NY Economy? Supporters Say Hire for Green, Ag, Arts Projects for Recovery

Originally published in WAER on June 04, 2020.

Could New York use a New Deal-style program to bring jobs to the flood of people who lost employment due to the COVID-19 pandemic?  Senator Rachel May is taking the idea to the State Senate, while Assembly Member Patricia Fahy introduced the bill in the house.