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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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NY Assembly Passes Legislation Increasing Penalties for Machete Assaults

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin announced passage of A8214B, which would include the possession of a ‘machete’ within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree...

May 11, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin Featured on the Beat by Manhattan Institute Panel Discussion

New York, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Executive Director Pat Foye, Nicole Gelinas of the Manhattan Institute and Sam Schwartz of Sam Schwartz Engineering participated in a panel discussion, "Getting...

April 27, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin, Citizens for Safe Endoscopy Join to Announce Life-Saving, Cost-Cutting ‘Upper Endoscopy Reform Act’

New York, NY - Assemblyman David I. Weprin (D-Fresh Meadows, Richmond Hill) joined Citizens for Safe Endoscopy and the Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association today to announce the Upper Endoscopy Reform Act, A9763....

April 10, 2016
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Assemblyman David Weprin Statement on the 2016-2017 New York State Budget

Albany, New York – Following passage of the 2016-2017 state budget, Assemblyman David Weprin issued the following statement: “With measures to extend to paid family leave to all New Yorkers, set an hourly minimum wage of $15, and significant...

April 4, 2016
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