Economic Opportunity for All

The Bronx is ground zero for racially concentrated poverty – limiting access to opportunity.

George believes NYS needs a comprehensive social safety net, from affordable health care and housing to quality education and job support.

The State government has the tools to lift millions of New Yorkers out of poverty. Whether it’s raising the minimum wage, having access to better-paying jobs, or reforming our State tax code to reach the needs of the lowest-income New Yorkers,

George supports key measures to help eradicate poverty nationwide.