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2018 Press Releases
Date Press Release
07/13/2018New York State Department of Labor Announces Recovery of $568,700 in Stolen Wages for Exploited Workers
06/22/2018Commissioner Reardon Announces Amusement Ride Safety Inspections Underway
06/19/2018State Labor Department Releases Preliminary May 2018 Area Unemployment Rates
06/14/2018NYS Adds 13,500 Private Sector Jobs in May 2018, Reaches New Record High
06/06/2018NYS Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board To Meet June 27, 2018
06/05/2018Department of Labor Finds Multiple Child Labor Violations at Common Sense Farm as a Result of Twelve Tribes Investigation
06/04/2018Statement from NYS Commissioner of Labor Roberta Reardon on Video Exposing Alleged Labor Violations of the Twelve Tribes
06/01/2018Governor Cuomo Partners with NYS DOL and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs To Offer Central New York Career Expo
05/22/2018State Labor Department Releases Preliminary April 2018 Area Unemployment Rates
05/17/2018State Economy Added 6,700 Jobs in April 2018, Reaches New, All-time High Private Sector Employment Count
05/16/2018Governor Cuomo Announces Arrest and Indictment of Major Construction Firms Following Joint Investigation with Manhattan District Attorney
04/28/2018Statement from New York State Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon on Workers’ Memorial Day
04/24/2018State Labor Department Releases Preliminary March 2018 Area Unemployment Rates
04/20/2018Governor Cuomo Announces New Energy Efficiency Target to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Combat Climate Change
04/20/2018Governor Cuomo Announces Multi-Prong Effort to Protect Children from Sex Trafficking
04/19/2018NYS Economy Grew in March 2018, Reaches New, Record Private Sector Job Count
04/19/2018Governor Cuomo Announces New Efforts to Support the Recovery and Rebuilding of Puerto Rico
04/15/2018Governor Cuomo Directs Department of Labor to Issue Notice to Hospitals Following Allegations of Threatening and Coercive Behavior at Albany Med
04/12/2018Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation to Protect the Rights of New York's Working Men and Women
04/10/2018Governor Cuomo Announces Legislation to Institute a Salary History Ban To Close the Gender Wage Gap
04/09/2018Governor Cuomo Announces 19th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Career Fair on April 12
04/06/2018Media Advisory: Members of Governor Cuomo's Administration Present FY 2019 Executive Budget
04/03/2018NYS Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board Will Meet April 18, 2018
04/03/2018Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $35 Million in Stolen Wages Returned to Workers in 2017
03/29/2018Statement from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Directing Department of Labor Investigation into Allegations of Threatening and Coercive Behavior at Albany Medical Center
03/27/2018State Labor Department Releases Preliminary February 2018 Area Unemployment Rates
03/22/2018NYS Adds 28,700 Private Sector Jobs in February 2018, Reaches New Record High
03/22/2018Statement from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on the Port Authority's Approval of Proposed Minimum Wage Increase for Thousands of Airport Workers
03/19/2018New York State Agriculture and Labor Commissioners Participate in NY Agricultural Literacy Week
03/13/2018State Labor Department Releases Preliminary January 2018 Area Unemployment Rates
03/09/2018Governor Cuomo Launches New NY Stands with Puerto Rico Recovery and Rebuilding Initiative
03/08/2018NYS Economic Expansion Continued in 2017; State Reaches New All-time Jobs High and Unemployment Rate Falls to 10-year Low
03/08/2018Statement from New York State Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon on International Women’s Day
02/23/2018Manhattan Man Sentenced to Prison and Pays Restitution for His $600,000 Theft of Welfare and Unemployment Insurance Benefits Through Fraud Schemes Using More Than a Dozen Friends and Relatives
02/13/2018Governor Cuomo Announces Record High Unemployment Insurance Fraud Benefits Recovered
02/08/2018Governor Cuomo Announces Grand Opening of Resorts World Casino & Resort in the Catskills
02/06/2018Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon Delivers Budget Testimony
to Joint Hearing of the Legislative Fiscal Committee
02/04/2018Governor Cuomo Signs Executive Order Banning All State Agencies and Authorities from Doing Business with Companies That Promote Or Tolerate Discrimination
01/30/2018Governor Cuomo Details Legislation to Empower Employees Seeking Justice
for Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
01/25/2018Governor Cuomo Announces Hearings on Potentially Eliminating the Subminimum Wage for Tipped Workers
01/23/2018State Labor Department Releases Preliminary December 2017 Area Unemployment Rates
01/19/2018Media Advisory: Members of Governor Cuomo's Administration Present FY 2019 Executive Budget
01/18/2018New York State Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.6% in December 2017
01/13/2018Commissioner Reardon Announces Partnership with Resorts World Catskills to Help Fill Hundreds of Jobs in Monticello
01/04/2018NYS Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board Will Meet January 17, 2018
01/02/2018Governor Cuomo Unveils 19th Proposal of 2018 State of the State: Strengthen Workforce Development To Prepare New Yorkers for the Jobs of the Future

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