Hawkins to Hold News Conf. Albany Fri Jan. 23rd, 1 PM, Cuomo budget, Silver arrest
Who: Howie Hawkins
What: Press Conference
Where: LCA Press Room, Legislative Office Building, Albany New York
When: Friday, January 23, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Why: Howie Hawkins, the recent Green Party candidate for Governor, will hold a news conference in Albany on Friday, January 23, to respond to Governor Cuomo’s proposed budget and State of the State address.
Hawkins will also discuss the recent arrest of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and the culture of corruption that dominates the state Capitol.
The news conference will be in the LCA press room of the Legislative Office Building at 1 PM.
In addition to the need for ethics reform, Hawkins will discuss Cuomo’s education agenda and attacks on teachers; energy; taxes and fiscal relief for local governments; and poverty.