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Get On Your Feet Loan Forgiveness Program Helps Brooklyn Students with College Debt

The problem is well-documented and alarming: College students who graduated in 2015 were the most indebted in U.S. history, and student borrowing for higher education continues to rise.[1] Despite those facts,...

January 27, 2016
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HEAP can help with high home-heating costs this winter

We’ve been fortunate to experience quite a few warm days this fall, but have no doubt New York’s cold winter weather is coming, and that means turning up our thermostats and shouldering the high costs of heating our homes. For those who fall within...

November 20, 2015
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Assemblyman Perry Says Equal Pay for Equal Work is Long Overdue

Pay equality for women and men is not a bold or novel idea. It’s common sense. Two people doing the same work with the same skill should be compensated equally, regardless of their gender. And yet that’s still not the reality in New York State or...

April 22, 2015
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Assemblyman Perry Cautions Constituents to Beware of Scammers Impersonating IRS Agents

Does this sound familiar? “All I need is your social security number.” “Claim your free prize now!” “This investment is guaranteed to make money!” These days, we’ve become familiar with many of the telltale signs of scams. But the criminals who...

March 24, 2015
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Assemblyman Perry: A New Year Brings New Laws

With each New Year, we look forward to changes and improvements in our communities. Many of these changes will come with new laws that went into effect in our state on Jan. 1. Today, I’d like to highlight some of the laws that will benefit D-Kings...

March 16, 2015
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