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Assemblyman David Weprin Statement on Attacks in Orlando, Florida

Queens, New York - Assemblyman David Weprin issued the following statement in response to Sunday’s attacks in Orlando, Florida: “A hateful attack against any group is a hateful attack against all of us, an assault on our shared values and a...

June 13, 2016
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New York State Assembly Passes ‘Bill of Adoptee Rights’

Albany, New York – Following a multi-year campaign to grant adoptees increased access to their original birth certificates, Assemblyman David Weprin announced the passage of the Adoptee Rights Bill in the New York State Assembly...

June 7, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order Ending State Business with BDS Supporters

New York, NY - Assemblyman David Weprin issued the following statement in response to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Executive Order to divest public funds from those that support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel: “The...

June 6, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin, Advocates, Push for Passage of 9-1-1 Reporting Bill to Stop the Abuse of New Yorkers in Homes for the Disabled

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David I. Weprin (D-Fresh Meadows) was joined by bill co-sponsors Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon, Assemblymember Alice Cancel, and Assemblymember Thomas Abinanti; as well as Michael Carey of the Jonathan...

May 23, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin Passes Legislation to Support New Yorkers with Disabilities

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin, Chair of the Assembly Task Force for People with Disabilities, announced the passage of legislation to better serve the needs of New Yorkers with disabilities in honor of this year’s...

May 16, 2016
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