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Statement of Assemblywoman Pheffer Amato on Capture of Murder Suspect and Continued Support for Familial DNA

We are glad to hear that the Vetrano family may finally get some semblance of justice. It's been six long months, but the NYPD worked incredibly hard and should be commended for the caring, relentless and creative pursuit that led them to arrest a...

February 6, 2017
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Assemblywoman Pheffer Amato Calls on Parks, Buildings and Environment Departments to Preserve Flagpole Honoring Fallen Firefighter

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Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato (D-Rockaway) today called on the Citys Parks, Buildings and Environmental Conservation Department in a letter to work together with residents of Belle Harbor to preserve a threatened flagpole, which commemorates...

February 6, 2017
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Assemblywoman Pheffer Amato Urges Governor Cuomo, Legislative Leaders to Include Rockaway Beach Rail Line in $10 Billion Makeover of JFK Airport

Rockaway Beach, NY Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato (D-Rockaway Beach) today praised Governor Cuomos New JFK vision, which includes improved transit, a unified terminal and upgraded security. Pheffer Amato urged Cuomo to include the Rockaway...

January 30, 2017
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Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato (D-Howard Beach, Queens) Supports "Familial DNA" Matching Technique

In August of last year, Karina Vetrano, 30, was murdered while out for an afternoon run. Six months later, her killer is still at large. Vetrano's killing sent shockwaves through her tight-knit community of Howard Beach, in South Queens. This...

January 30, 2017
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Assemblywoman Pheffer Amato Meets with Shalom Task Force

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Shalom Task Force, a widely-respected, volunteer-led nonprofit organization, addresses issues of domestic violence, works to ensure healthy marriages and families, and provides support, guidance and total anonymity to those in problematic...

January 24, 2017
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