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Major New York Labor Unions Back Tax-the-Rich Proposals

“It’s time the ultrawealthy paid their fair share toward the public services all New Yorkers rely on,” New York State United Teachers President Andy Pallotta said. “The Legislature has advanced progressive tax proposals that would help generate the revenues needed to help fund public schools, colleges and hospitals in the years to come. We will continue to advocate that these bold proposals make it into the final budget deal so we can begin charting a better path forward for our state.”