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Assemblyman Lentol Helps Pass State Budget that Invests in New York’s Future

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) announced that he helped pass the 2014-15 budget on April 1st providing much-needed tax relief and ensuring a better economic outlook for New York State. The budget also makes a commitment to invest in...

April 4, 2014
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Assemblyman Lentol & Senator Squadron Joined By Elected Officials and Rabbi Niederman from UJO to Announce Expedited Missing Persons’ Identification Act

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) was joined today by the bill’s Senate sponsor, Senator Daniel Squadron, fellow elected officials and Rabbi David Niederman, Executive Director of The United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg and...

March 7, 2014
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Assemblyman Lentol to Introduce Unjust Imprisonment Act Allowing the Wrongfully Convicted to Seek Financial Compensation

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) announced today that he will be introducing legislation allowing people wrongfully convicted of a crime, and whose conviction is subsequently overturned to present a claim for damages against the...

February 19, 2014
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Assemblyman Lentol Joined by Elected Officials to Announce the Introduction of the Expedited Citizens Action Act

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) was joined today by Councilman Antonio Reynoso, Assemblywoman Maritza Davila and Senator Martin Dilan to announce the introduction of the Expedited Citizens Action Act. The legislation will amend...

January 24, 2014
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Assemblyman Lentol Aims to Accelerate Increase in Minimum Wage

Assemblyman Joseph R. Lentol (D-North Brooklyn) announced his support for legislation to increase New York State’s minimum wage to $9.00 per hour a full year ahead of schedule and index future increases to inflation (A.8343)....

January 10, 2014
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