Capitol Pressroom

May 12, 2016: Adrienne Esposito, Jaqi Cohen, Rebecca Fuentes, Donna Lieberman, Alexis Pleus

We will discuss a push for GMO labeling with Adrienne Esposito, the executive director of the Citizens Campaign for the Environment.

We’ll have more on growing concerns over lead in the water of schools with Jaqi Cohen, Senior Legislative Associate New York Public Interest Research Group.

The New York Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit challenging the exclusion of farmworkers from organizing. Rebecca Fuentes, the Lead Organizer with the Workers’ Center of Central New York and Donna Lieberman, the executive director of the NYCLU, join Susan to explain the court challenge.

Alexis Pleus, the founder of TruthPharm, an organization that raises awareness about opioid addiction and prescriptions, speaks with Susan about legislation that would require insurance companies to cover 90 days of inpatient rehabilitation treatment.

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