March 2015 — A coalition of labor groups and their leaders on Thursday backed Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s push to increase the state’s minimum wage.
The push includes the release of a video featuring prominent union leaders Mario Cilento of the state AFL-CIO, Peter Ward of the New York Hotel Trades Council and George Gresham of 1199/SEIU.
Watch the Video: Minimum Wage
Feb. 2015 — VIDEO FORUM REPORT: Affordable Housing in New York with NYCHPD Commissioner Vicki Been
Watch the Presentations: Affordable Housing
January 2015: Gov. Cuomo Presents the State of the State
Watch the Presentation: SOS
Dec. 2014: The Impact of Wall Street and the Congressional Power Shift
On the New York Economy with NYS Comptroller DiNapoli
Watch the Presentations: NY Economy
COMPTROLLERS DiNAPOLI, LIU, STRINGER
Read the report and watch the videos: 2013 BALCONY Forum Report
New York Diabetes Symposium, June 2013: Read the report and view the presentations: Diabetes
BALCONY’s December 6th breakfast forum on “The Impact of Wall Street and Hurricane Sandy on the New York City and State Economy,” featuring New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli and New York City Comptroller John Liu, was a rousing success in every sense of the word.
Read the report and watch the videos: 2012 BALCONY Forum Report
Safety in the Workplace: Video Report