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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Announces $6.48 Million In NYS Budget For Rape Crisis Centers

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) today announced that the final FY 2015-16 New York State budget includes $6.48 million in critically needed funding for support services to survivors of sexual assault as well for...

March 30, 2015
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Victory for Homeless Youth! Assembly, Governor Commit $4.5 Million in NYS Budget for Runaway and Homeless Youth

After tremendous advocacy, Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal announced today that the final FY 2015-16 budget includes $4.5 million in critical funding for programs that support New York's population of homeless and runaway youth. "The Assembly...

March 27, 2015
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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Announces $3 Million for Programs that Serve Runaway and Homeless Youth Populations in Assembly One-House Budget Proposal

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal today announced that the Assembly one-house budget proposal increases funding for these critical programs by $3 million, after advocating for increased funding for programs that provide support to...

March 9, 2015
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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Celebrates Ringling Bros. Circus Decision to Phase Out Use of Elephants Acts in Three Years

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) today celebrated the decision by Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to phase out the use of elephant acts by 2018. “I am beyond pleased that Ringling Bros. took this...

March 6, 2015
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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal’s Bill to Require Labeling of Genetically Engineered Foods Passes Assembly Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal’s (D/WF-Manhattan) legislation, A.617, which would require labeling of certain food products that are genetically engineered (GE), was successfully reported out of the...

March 3, 2015
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