Gotham Gazette Gotham Gazette is an online publication covering New York policy and politics as well as news on public safety, transportation, education, finance and more. http://www.gothamgazette.com/component/tags/tag/adam-wisneski 2017-12-12T06:37:07+00:00 Webmaster webmaster@gothamgazette.com Cuomo Seizes on Wage Issue as Legislature Sits Paralyzed by Scandal, Partisanship 2015-05-26T02:10:07+00:00 2015-05-26T02:10:07+00:00 http://www.gothamgazette.com/?id=5739:cuomo-seizes-on-wage-issue-as-legislature-sits-paralyzed-by-scandal-partisanship Super User <p><img src="http://www.gothamgazette.com/images/graphics/2014/03/17408591932_bbba7ea1e5_z.jpg" alt="Cuomo" height="399" width="600" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Gov. Cuomo at a minimum wage rally (Office of the Governor - Kevin P. Coughlin)</span></p> <hr /> <p>"Do we have any members of labor in the house today? I can't hear you!" Gov. Andrew Cuomo shouted to a crowd of union members holding signs touting the "Fight for $15." Cuomo held a large rally in Manhattan's Union Square earlier this month as he announced he had instructed his labor commissioner to empanel a wage board to consider upping the minimum wage for fast food workers.</p> <p><img src="http://www.gothamgazette.com/images/graphics/2014/03/17408591932_bbba7ea1e5_z.jpg" alt="Cuomo" height="399" width="600" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Gov. Cuomo at a minimum wage rally (Office of the Governor - Kevin P. Coughlin)</span></p> <hr /> <p>"Do we have any members of labor in the house today? I can't hear you!" Gov. Andrew Cuomo shouted to a crowd of union members holding signs touting the "Fight for $15." Cuomo held a large rally in Manhattan's Union Square earlier this month as he announced he had instructed his labor commissioner to empanel a wage board to consider upping the minimum wage for fast food workers.</p>