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Ortiz Condemns Trump’s Attack on Vulnerable Working Class Families

President Trump signed an executive order this week intended to remove low-income recipients from food assistance, Medicaid and low-income housing subsidies by forcing them either to work steady hours or lose their benefits. The order, entitled...

April 12, 2018
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Ortiz condena el ataque de Trump contra las familias vulnerables de la clase trabajadora

El Presidente Trump firmó una orden ejecutiva durante esta semana con la intención de expulsar a los beneficiarios de los programas de ayuda con los alimentos, del programa Medicaid y de los subsidios de vivienda para personas de bajos ingresos,...

April 12, 2018
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Ortiz Seeks to Prevent Electronic Device Related Accidents

Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) today introduced legislation to amend the state’s vehicle and traffic law by prohibiting pedestrians from using portable electronic devices while crossing a roadway. The banned devices include those...

April 11, 2018
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March 20, 2018
"I hope that this piece of legislation will begin to be a reality in the Senate and that the Governor will sign this bill into law to protect so many people that run into disadvantages because their coverage is so expensive when it comes to the treatment and their residency of eating disorders," said Assemblymember Felix Ortiz, addressing a bill that relates to coverage for eating disorders during Assembly Legislative Session. (A.6396-C)