New York NOW

Budget Negotiations, Home Care, Maternal Mental Health

Season 2022 Episode 10 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

David Lombardo and Keshia Clukey discuss the kick-off of negotiations for the $216 billion state budget. New York's home care industry is facing a workforce crisis, fueled by low wages and high turnover. Senate Mental Health Chair Samra Brouk joins to discuss ways to address maternal mental health. On The Bill highlights legislation aimed at relief for New York's independent pharmacies.

Aired: 03/11/22

Rating: NR

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