This just in: New York Bill has passed the assembly's codes committee. Woohoo! (Thank you to codes chair Joseph Lentol and all who voted yea in committee.) One quick stop in rules (chaired by assembly speaker Sheldon Silver) and it should be on the Assembly floor for a vote!
If you haven't heard it, listen to JoAnn's interview with Brian Lehrer here.
What JoAnn revealed: According to a conservative estimate, 2,000 women with invasive cancers receive false negatives on mammograms in the state of New York every year--cancers that could be detected by ultrasound.