SAVE THE DATE: April 1, 2017 LIPC Luncheon at Timberpoint Country Club

February 14th, 2017

The Long Island Progressive Coalition invites you to celebrate 38 years of the LIPC. Please join us for lunch at the Timberpoint Country Club, as we celebrate some truly wonderful […] Continue Reading…

Does Schumer Have What It Takes to Challenge Trump? These LIers Hope So

February 3rd, 2017

Almost a hundred outspoken opponents of President Donald Trump demonstrated outside Sen. Chuck Schumer’s Melville office Thursday, urging the U.S. Senate Minority Leader to hold Trump accountable for his […] Continue Reading…

On inauguration eve, Bay Shore rally urges a call to action

January 25th, 2017

On the eve of President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, Bay Shore’s LGBT Network Center served as the backdrop for a call to action by progressive Long Islanders, many fearful the […] Continue Reading…

Groups Applaud Governor Cuomo on Commitment to Offshore Wind

January 11th, 2017

Long Island, NY – January 10, 2017 – In the most recent of the six State of the State addresses scheduled throughout the week, Governor Cuomo announced to a […] Continue Reading…

Commuters Sign On, Big Time, To Third-Track Plan

January 11th, 2017

Governor Andrew Cuomo has a lot of company on his ride along Long Island Rail Road’s “third track.”

One day after the governor reiterated his commitment to the long-debated LIRR […] Continue Reading…

On the road: A 2016 political diary

December 22nd, 2016

When Republicans lose an election, they simply continue in attack mode. When Democrats lose an election, we are supposed to do soul-searching. To me, this angst is yet another […] Continue Reading…

TPP has been STOPPED Thanks To You All

November 23rd, 2016

As we enter into a holiday weekend that is focused on giving thanks for the people and things that make our lives better, we want to say Thank You […] Continue Reading…

Stand Up to Trump’s Hateful Agenda!

November 15th, 2016

The movement to fight Trump’s hateful agenda will take all of us. We need you to sign the pledge against his agenda and indicate what type of actions you […] Continue Reading…

Trump may keep popular health care law rules

November 12th, 2016

WOODBURY – After making repealing the Affordable Care Act one of the top priorities of his presidential campaign, Donald Trump said Friday that he was open to keeping parts […] Continue Reading…

Venditto mum on whether he’ll resign

November 11th, 2016

OYSTER BAY – Embattled Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, who is facing federal corruption charges, is still mulling whether or not he should resign.

Venditto was released last month […] Continue Reading…