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Assemblyman David Weprin and Councilman Barry Grodenchik Statement on Hate Graffiti Found in Queens Village

Queens, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin and Councilman Barry Grodenchik issued the following joint statement in response to hate graffiti found in the rear of a Mosque under construction in Queens Village: “The anti-Muslim graffiti vandalism that...

Assemblyman David Weprin & Rikers Debate Project Hold Public Debate on Voting by Prisoners

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin, Assembly Correction Committee Chair, and the Rikers Debate Project held a public debate on whether people in prison should be given the right to vote. The debate featured students and instructors from the Rikers...

Assemblyman David Weprin, Councilman Barry Grodenchik Queens Civic Congress & Queens Chamber of Commerce Declare Opposition to Fix NYC Toll Tax

New York, New York – Assemblyman David I. Weprin, Councilman Barry Grodenchik joined the Queens Civic Congress, Queens Chamber of Commerce, other concerned outer borough residents to express strong opposition to the proposed traffic congestion tolling...

Assemblyman David Weprin Statement on Proposed Congestion Zone

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin issued the following statement on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed plan to create a congestion zone in New York City: "I am pleased to hear that the Governor did not include tolls on the East River bridge crossings,...

Weprin-Led Assembly Coalition Calls for End to Inmate Package Program

Albany, New York – Assembly Correction Committee Chair David I. Weprin joined Assembly Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic & Asian Legislative Caucus Chair N. Nick Perry, Assembly Codes Committee Chair Joseph Lentol, Assembly Health Committee Chair Richard...

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