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Issues and events that shape Long Island's economic and legislative landscape.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Legislative Updates

1/01/2016


The labor market continues to show strength and recent evidence points to stronger wage growth as well. This has translated into increased consumer confidence and spending. READ MORE

5/01/2015


Recent economic news is again mixed, but the leading and lagging sectors appear to have switched. The labor market, which had been leading the economy, has performed unevenly. READ MORE

3/18/2015


The Long Island Association's Priorities and Initiatives for 2015 include the critical issues, policies and projects we will advocate for on behalf of the Long Island business community this year. READ MORE

1/07/2015


The New York State Legislature officially began its new session. READ MORE

10/31/2014


Marks Second Consecutive Year of Savings for Private and Public Employers Including Municipalities and School Districts 2013 Business Relief Act Cuts System Cost to Employers Total of 30% Over Last Two Years READ MORE

6/27/2014


Gillibrand, Bishop Push Bipartisan Legislation to Help Launch Innovative Small Businesses, Turn Researchers into Entrepreneurs, Translate Discoveries into Marketable Products, Create High-Tech Jobs on Long Island READ MORE