Jun 23, 2015: E.J. McMahon, Justice for Our Veterans Act
June 23, 2015
The Empire Center argues that the tax cap as it is written now is working and should be made permanent. E. J. McMahon, the president and founder of the Empire Center, makes the case for the cap. McMahon will also discuss new data on firefighter pensions.
Veteran leaders are pressing the Legislature to pass the Justice for Our Veterans Act, which would create a criminal justice framework for veterans suffering from service-related mental health issues like PTSD and traumatic brain injuries. Kirby Hannan, the VFW Legislative Representative, and Art Cody, the Legal Director for the NYSDA Veterans Defense Program, explain why the legislation is critical.◄ Back to PodCasts