Rally In Lake Success Against Cuomo’s Cuts


On Thursday afternoon March 7, the Village of Lake Success was the scene of a rally by hospital staff and union employees protesting the New York State budget proposed Medicaid cuts.

Northwell Health President and CEO Michael Dowling joined union leaders and local politicians as hundreds of health care workers rallied Thursday in Lake Success to push back against significant health care cuts in New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget. The Greater New York Hospital Association and 1199SEIU are opposed to the proposed rollbacks in Medicaid increases that would significantly impact hospitals and nursing homes.


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Elizabeth Johnson is former editor of Manhasset Press and Manhasset Press Magazine. Growing up in nearby Garden City and attending New York University, she is well-versed in the locale and knowledgeable about the beat she covers. Her community involvement is extensive and includes the Manhasset SCA, Kiwanis International, Manhasset Chamber of Commerce, St. Mary’s Church, and various civic and local charitable organizations. Curious by nature, her travels, community service, love of the arts as well as local sports give her the inside view to unique content. During her time at Anton, she has received several awards from the New York Press Association and the Press Club of LI, including the coveted "Best Community Newspaper" several years in a row.


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