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Ortiz: State Budget Moves New York Forward

“This year’s state budget is more than a spending plan, it’s a blueprint to move our state forward,” Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) said. “From strengthening education, protecting Medicaid and affordable care for our seniors, investing...

April 13, 2017
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Ortiz: El presupuesto estatal impulsa a Nueva York a seguir adelante

“El presupuesto estatal de este año es mucho más que un plan de gastos, es un bosquejo detallado para impulsar a nuestro estado a seguir adelante”, dijo el Portavoz Adjunto Félix W. Ortiz (D-Kings). “Desde fortalecer la educación, proteger el...

April 13, 2017
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Ortiz Supports Equal Pay Legislation; The Fight for Full Women’s Equality Continues

“The Assembly passed a series of bills addressing discriminatory pay inequity so that employers could not compensate employees differently for work of comparable worth.” “The wage gap hurts women and their families,” Assistant Speaker Ortiz said....

April 6, 2017
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Ortiz apoya legislación para la igualdad salarial; la lucha por una igualdad completa para las mujeres continúa

“La Asamblea aprobó una serie de proyectos de ley que abordan la inequidad salarial discriminatoria para que los empleadores no puedan compensar a los empleados de una manera diferente por el valor de un trabajo comparable”. “La brecha salarial...

April 6, 2017
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April 4, 2017
"By us, giving the opportunity to help somebody else, one of our organs will give them the opportunity to have a precious life," said Assistant Speaker Felix Ortiz, whose family has benefitted from organ transplants, while speaking on a resolution to proclaim April as Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Month in New York State. (K-261)