Affordable homeownership is the key to maintaining stable, vibrant communities in New York State. For more than a decade, Empire Justice Center has worked to make sure that all New Yorkers have access to responsible, affordable mortgage products, and that their rights are protected if they fall into foreclosure. Empire Justice Center provides direct representation in to homeowners in need of foreclosure prevention services in Rochester, and policy advocacy and analysis in fighting for better and continued protections.
Policy Matters – September 2019
September 26, 2019
Welcome to the September 2019 edition of Policy Matters – Empire Justice Center’s newsletter to catch you up on all of our policy advocacy efforts to make the law work for all New Yorkers!
In this May 2019 edition of Policy Matters we’ll be covering a victory for public school students; the release of a new domestic violence report; legislative updates on important bills regarding rights of domestic violence survivors, crime victims, and workers; analysis of several new laws passed through this year’s budget process; efforts to protect the rights of immigrant New Yorkers and student loan borrowers; and some well-deserved recognition for members of our staff!