NYSUT Exec VP Andy Pallotta welcomed the crowd of thousands to the Empire State Plaza this week for a rally to support the fight for a $15 minimum wage.
Go to @nysut to see tweets and photos of the event. In addition to state AFL-CIO President Mario Cilento and many other labor reps on the bill, the event drew the Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, both of whom are pushing for the minimum wage bill. (Photo L-to-R: Exec. VP Andy Pallotta, Secretary-Treasurer Martin Messner, Exec. VP Emeritus Alan Lubin.).