Rally in NYC for affordable housing

May 1, 2008 11:28:38 AM PDT
A battle over affordable housing in New York City is being taken to the streets. Thousands of people are expected to rally outside City Hall this afternoon-- protesting cuts to New York City Housing Authority.

Local 237 Teamsters leader Greg Floyd will lead the rally.

The teamsters expect more than five thousand people, including housing advocates, tenant groups from across the city, workers and residents of NYCHA and elected officials from the City, State and federal government.