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New York Assembly Member O’Donnell Proudly Applauds Landmark Supreme Court Decision Allowing for Greater Freedom and Equality for Same-Sex Couples

Elated by today’s historic and long-awaited Supreme Court decision, which would require all U.S. States to offer same-sex marriage, Assembly Member O’Donnell said the following: I am immensely proud to be American today. The Supreme...

June 26, 2015
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O’Donnell Bill to Ban Solitary Confinement (A1346a) Passes Assembly

Today, Assembly Correction Committee Chair Daniel O’Donnell’s bill, 1346A, passed the Assembly. Today’s passage of A1346a is an important step in curbing the ills of solitary...

June 15, 2015
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Assembly Member O’Donnell Calls on Governor Cuomo to Ban State-Funded Travel to Louisiana Following Governor Jindal’s Discriminatory Executive Order

Outraged over Governor Bobby Jindal’s executive order yesterday to enable state-sanctioned discrimination against LGBT residents of Louisiana, Assembly Member O’Donnell sent a letter calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to ban all non-essential...

May 20, 2015
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In Ireland, O’Donnell Lobbies for Marriage Equality

Today, Assembly Member O’Donnell returned from a successful trip to lobby for Marriage Equality in Ireland. While there, Assembly Member O’Donnell met with Lawyers for Yes, a group campaigning for Marriage Equality in Ireland, and with Brian...

May 1, 2015
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New York Assembly Member O’Donnell Condemns Indiana Governor for Signing Bill That Legalizes Discrimination

In response to Indiana Governor Mike Pence’s signature to the ill-named Religious Freedom Restoration Act Thursday morning, allowing anyone to use their religious beliefs to claim that they have a right to refuse to follow anti-discrimination laws,...

March 27, 2015
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