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New York lawmaker wants free tampons at schools, jails and shelters

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A lawmaker in New York says women and girls should be able to obtain free tampons and other feminine hygiene products at public schools, homeless shelters and correctional facilities. Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal, a Manhattan Democrat, announced ...

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Lawmaker wants to end “tampon tax”

ALBANY — A New York state lawmaker says it makes no sense for the state to impose its sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products when medicines, bandages and condoms are tax-free. Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal says her recently ...

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