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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Calls on New York State Senate to Return to Albany to Pass Speed Camera Legislation

New York, NY – “There are many things open for debate in Albany, but children’s safety should not be one of them. Speed cameras in school zones save lives; it’s just that simple. It is appalling that the New York State Senate Majority left Albany for...

Testimony of Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Before the New York City Rent Guidelines Board on the Adoption of the Final Rent Guidelines from October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019 Affecting Apartment, Loft and Hotel Dwelling Units Subject to the Re

I am Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal and I represent the 67th Assembly district, which includes the Upper West Side and parts of Hell’s Kitchen in Manhattan. I write to comment on the New York City Rent Guidelines Board’s (RGB) proposed rent increase...

Like Their Majority Counterparts in Washington, D.C., New York State Senate Majority Does Not Care About Innocent Children

Albany, NY – On the last day of the 2018 Legislative Session, Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan), sponsor of the Child Victims Act (A.5885-A), which passed the Assembly by wide margins last year and again this year, released the following...

Statement on Family Separation Policy

I am overwhelmed by the sheer incomprehensibility of the fact that the current government of the United States of America, one of the greatest and most revered democracies in the world, has committed unspeakable atrocities against innocent children. More...

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal, Senator Brian Benjamin Herald Passage of Their Legislation Requiring Public Hearings before Subway Station Closures

Albany, NY – The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) may soon be required to hold public hearings before it temporarily shutters a subway station if Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal and State Senator Brian Benjamin’s legislation, A.10179/S.8141-A,...

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