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Post date: May 10 2016

Statement From A.G. Schneiderman Regarding Rights Of Farmworkers

NEW YORK – Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement today on labor protections for farmworkers:  

“I am very pleased that Governor Cuomo has taken this position on such an important issue to the lives of farmworkers and their families across New York State. Farmworkers, like all workers, deserve the dignity and respect that comes with a full day’s work. I have long fought for the rights of all farmworkers to both organize and receive strong and sensible labor protections. We look forward to representing the administration and resolving this important issue.”