Published - March 31, 2015
Sen. Jose Peralta (D – Queens) discusses the budget’s exclusion of the DREAM Act. Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb (R – Canandaigua) shares his thoughts on what is and is not included in the budget. Today is International Transgender Day of Visibility. Renate Hartman and Byrgen Finkelman, members of Affirming Transgender Rights, discuss the launch of stage one of a transgender discrimination campaign. As the legislative ethics deal shapes up, Citizens Union Executive Director Dick Dadey looks at whether the reforms will clean up Albany.