Seneca Falls http://wrvo.org en Cuomo pushes for women's rights in Seneca Falls http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-pushes-womens-rights-seneca-falls <p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo used the spot where the women's rights movement was born to lobby for his proposed Women's Equality Agenda.</p><p>Cuomo, a Democrat, concentrated on the nine parts of the plan that attacks things like workplace discrimination and the pay inequity between men and woman, while protesters outside focused on the abortion portion of the plan.</p><p>The Wesleyan Chapel in Seneca Falls is a noteworthy place in the history of the women's rights movement, and it was here the governor won a standing ovation from the women's groups supporting his agenda.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 13:05:13 +0000 Ellen Abbott 39072 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo pushes for women's rights in Seneca Falls Village of Seneca Falls no longer a village http://wrvo.org/post/village-seneca-falls-no-longer-village <p>The Village of Seneca Falls is officially no more. In March of 2010 residents voted to dissolve it into the town, and it takes effect right now. WRVO's Matt Johnston has more.</p> Tue, 03 Jan 2012 12:17:28 +0000 Matt Johnston 12109 at http://wrvo.org