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/wage-board 2017-10-18T06:00:28+00:00 Webmaster webmaster@gothamgazette.com The Week Ahead in New York Politics, May 18 2015-05-17T14:48:57+00:00 2015-05-17T14:48:57+00:00 http://www.gothamgazette.com/?id=5727:the-week-ahead-in-new-york-politics-may-18 Super User <p><img src="http://www.gothamgazette.com/images/graphics/2014/03/640px-New_York_City_Hall.jpg" alt="New York City Hall" height="450" width="600" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">New York City Hall</span></p> <hr /> <p><strong>What to watch for this week in New York politics:</strong></p> <p><strong>EMAIL SUMMIT ANYONE?</strong> The much-anticipated, long-awaited e-mail deletion policy summit organized by the Cuomo administration is set for Friday in Albany - will it happen? <a href="http://www.capitalnewyork.com/article/albany/2015/05/8567194/cuomo-email-summit-draws-mixed-reaction-leaders" target="_blank">Will anyone go?</a></p> <p><strong>WAGE BOARD:</strong> Happening on a much faster timeline is Cuomo's new Department of Labor fast-food worker wage board - the first meeting is <a href="http://blog.timesunion.com/capitol/archives/234785/tentative-hearing-schedule-set-for-fast-food-wage-board/" target="_blank">set</a> for&nbsp;Wednesday. There are high hopes that this will soon lead to a higher minimum wage for all New Yorkers, not just fast-food workers, but it is unclear exactly where the panel's work is heading, other than that it is very likely there will be executive action on fast-food worker wages. There could, of course, be a new minimum wage deal before legislative session ends...</p> <p><img src="http://www.gothamgazette.com/images/graphics/2014/03/640px-New_York_City_Hall.jpg" alt="New York City Hall" height="450" width="600" /></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">New York City Hall</span></p> <hr /> <p><strong>What to watch for this week in New York politics:</strong></p> <p><strong>EMAIL SUMMIT ANYONE?</strong> The much-anticipated, long-awaited e-mail deletion policy summit organized by the Cuomo administration is set for Friday in Albany - will it happen? <a href="http://www.capitalnewyork.com/article/albany/2015/05/8567194/cuomo-email-summit-draws-mixed-reaction-leaders" target="_blank">Will anyone go?</a></p> <p><strong>WAGE BOARD:</strong> Happening on a much faster timeline is Cuomo's new Department of Labor fast-food worker wage board - the first meeting is <a href="http://blog.timesunion.com/capitol/archives/234785/tentative-hearing-schedule-set-for-fast-food-wage-board/" target="_blank">set</a> for&nbsp;Wednesday. There are high hopes that this will soon lead to a higher minimum wage for all New Yorkers, not just fast-food workers, but it is unclear exactly where the panel's work is heading, other than that it is very likely there will be executive action on fast-food worker wages. There could, of course, be a new minimum wage deal before legislative session ends...</p>