Public Employee Press
Protesting at City Hall Dec. 16 against
proposed cuts at the Dept. of Health, local presidents Gloria Acevedo
of the United Federation of Nurses and Epidemiologists Local 436 and Darryl
Ramsey of Health Services Employees Local 768 (at microphone) lead a delegation
of community activists and labor leaders. The cuts would adversely
affect services at clinics throughout the city, said Ms. Acevedo.
City Council Speaker Gifford Miller and Council members Christine Quinn
and Charles Barron joined the activists in a show of support.