Gov. Cuomo is creating a task force to investigate nail salons around New York, following a report of widespread exploitation.
On this date in 2013, the first Moral Monday was held in Raleigh, the North Carolina state capital.
On this date in 1990, exactly 25 years ago, a graphic designer named Dan Wilkins founded a firm called The Nth Degree.
Founder of the Henry Street Settlement House in Lower Manhattan, Lillian Wald was born March 10, 1867, in Cincinnati to a family of German Jewish professionals.
If the court majority rules for the four plaintiffs, over 9 million working Americans could lose access to affordable health insurance.
Scott's support for expansion is very carefully limited, however.
A bill to extend health coverage to all Californians regardless of their immigration status will be among items California's new legislature will consider.
"COOL has been embraced by consumers who want to know where their food comes from and by family farmers who are proud to provide that information."
Many activists fighting against Keystone are expecting - or hoping - that if the bill does get its 60 votes, Obama will simply veto it anyway.
Can retirees get lifetime health care benefits under a union contract? That question hit the U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 10.