Capital Tonight State of Politics: Scaffold Fight Gears Up Once Again

The fight over the Scaffold Law is brewing once again in Albany.

The law is one business groups have sought to scale back and alter for decades, saying its more onerous features make it difficult to do business in New York.

But a coalition of well-funded and political savvy labor groups in the last several years have been pushing back on the business community’s efforts to change the law.

The Scaffold Safety Coalition, composed of a mix of community advocacy organizations as well as a mix of public and private-sector unions, announced today they’ve grown their members to more than 30 groups as the new session kicks off in Albany.

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