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Assemblymember Alec Brook-Krasny: Presidential Elections Should Be Determined By the National Popular Vote

Assemblymember Alec Brook-Krasny (D-Bay Ridge, Coney Island) helped the Assembly pass legislation to permit New York to join an interstate compact to award its electoral votes to the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote...

March 25, 2014
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Assemblyman Alec Brook-Krasny Announces Agreement on the Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act

Assemblymember Alec Brook-Krasny (D-Bay Ridge, Coney Island) announced that a bipartisan agreement has been reached by the Assembly, Senate and Governor to implement the “Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act.” The act sets a 6-percent...

March 20, 2014
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Assemblymember Brook-Krasny: New Law Helps Victims of Human Trafficking

Sadly, it’s estimated that nearly 300,000 children become victims of labor and sex trafficking in the United States each year, with the average age of prostitution for a child beginning at 13-14 years old.1 Federal Bureau of...

January 27, 2014
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Assemblyman Alec Brook-Krasny Announces Crackdown On Use Of State Aid By Academic Institutions

Assemblymember Alec Brook-Krasny(D-Coney Island, Bay Ridge) announced he is sponsoring legislation that would prohibit colleges and universities from using state aid to fund certain academic groups or associations that have passed resolutions or...

January 15, 2014
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Assemblymember Alec Brook-Krasny: A June Primary Date for both Federal and State Elections Will Save Taxpayers $50 Million

Assemblyman Alec Brook-Krasny (D-Coney Island, Bay Ridge) announced the Assembly passed legislation he supported consolidating the election calendar so that state and federal primaries are held on the same day – the fourth Tuesday in June...

January 13, 2014
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