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Welcome to my website! As your representative in the New York State Assembly, I will work hard to advocate for the issues that matter most to you in Albany. I am committed to creating affordable housing in our neighborhood, better...
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Assemblymember Pichardo: Historic Rent Freeze Will Help Provide Much-Needed Relief to Tenants

“For the first time in its 46-year history, the Rent Guidelines Board voted in favor of a rent freeze for tenants in rent-stabilized apartments with one-year leases. This historic move will help provide meaningful relief to the more than 1.2 million...

June 30, 2015
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Asambleísta Pichardo: Histórica congelación de alquiler ayudará a proveer un alivio necesario para los inquilinos

Por primera vez en su historia de 46 años, la Junta de Directrices de Alquiler votó a favor de una congelación de alquiler para los inquilinos en apartamentos con estabilización de alquiler con contratos de arrendamiento de un año. Este paso...

June 30, 2015
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Assemblymember Pichardo: Rent Regulations Agreement Enhances Tenant Protections

“My neighbors in the Bronx and families across New York State can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that the vital rent laws that help them stay in their homes and neighborhoods will not only be extended, but improved. The final agreement includes a...

June 25, 2015
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Asambleísta Pichardo: El acuerdo sobre las regulaciones de alquiler aumenta las protecciones para los inquilinos

“Mis vecinos en el Bronx y las familias de todo el estado de Nueva York pueden estar tranquilas al saber que las leyes de alquiler esenciales para ayudarlos a permanecer en sus hogares y comunidades no sólo serán extendidas, sino también mejoradas....

June 25, 2015
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Assemblymember Pichardo’s and Senator Rivera’s Bill to Protect Children from Secondhand Smoke Passes Legislature

Today, Assemblymember Victor Pichardo (D-Bronx) announced that his legislation to ban smoking tobacco products in and around after-school programs has passed the Assembly (A.5917-A). This legislation, which unanimously passed...

June 24, 2015
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June 9, 2015
"In the district that I represent in the West Bronx and the Bronx as a whole, has one of the highest asthma rates in the entire state of New York. What this bill does is it removes a hazard that could potentially harm our kids down the road," Assemblymember Pichardo said, explaining legislation that makes it illegal to smoke near or around the entrances of after-school programs across the State of New York.
 


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