After a month spent ignoring the pressing needs of New Yorkers, the New York Senate resumed work yesterday and began to act on a long backlog of legislation. The marriage equality bill that has twice been passed by the Assembly. The Senate needs to pass this bill too. Now may not be the right time because there are so many bruised feelings in the chamber, but we must keep up the pressure to let senators know that they must support full equality for same-sex couples. Read more »