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The Community Post

As a result of this PAUSE, our businesses and workers are going to be feeling the strain. With that in mind, below you will find a series of measures that should help you try to get through this:


New York State recognizes the need to take care of workers who are forced to self-isolate or quarantine as a result of being exposed to COVID-19. To ensure sick folks do not experience financial hardships while recovering, the legislature has passed, and the governor has signed, a comprehensive paid sick bill that will provide monetary relief to this particular group.

If you are under a mandatory quarantine order, click here for more information.

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The Art of Listening

Senator MartinsLike many of you, I’m up early, reading the news and making breakfast before the rest of the family wakes up. Later, I manage to grab a few minutes to get ready between my wife and four children before embarking on daddy’s a.m. taxi service. This day, I’m a little late to an 8 a.m. meeting with union officials to discuss issues impacting them, but I’m sure I’ll make up the time somewhere in the day’s schedule.  By 9:30 a.m., I’m at a grammar school in another part of the district explaining how a bill becomes law to 200 fourth graders. They prove remarkably well-informed and pursue an analysis as to what recent legislation is likely to work and what they believe will not. I take mental notes.

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