September 8, 2017. More than 100 nonprofit human services organizations from across the state are calling on legislators to reject proposed federal cuts to social services programs. Organizations from Buffalo to Binghamton to Brooklyn signed on to letters that were sent to New York’s Congressional delegation, warning that these cuts would devastate core public services that provide New Yorkers in need with vital support.
Link for FPI’s press release for the letter
Link to the Wall Street Journal
Link to the Associated Press
Link to radio interview with the Capital Pressroom featuring Ron Deutsch, Executive Director of the Fiscal Policy Institute and Allison Sesso, Executive Director of the Human Services Council