A new day blooms Gov Cuomo signs bill finally giving

A new day blooms: Gov. Cuomo signs bill finally giving farmworkers rights and recognizes those who made it happen

“The bill is signed,” said Gov. Cuomo, finishing with the last of 11 pens he used to write his name one letter at a time. And so at 10:56 Wednesday morning in our newsroom, the Farmworkers’ Fair Labor Practices Act became law and the notation “signed chap. 105” appeared in the state’s legislative...