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Ahead of Father's Day, Assemblyman Moya Calls on His Colleagues to Support the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project

Between 2005 and 2010, more than 7,000 New York City children who are U.S. citizens lost a parent to deportation. For the children who are left behind, the deportation of a parent has serious health and educational effects. Children who've lost a...

June 13, 2014
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Washington State DREAM Act Takes Effect. Why Can’t New York Do the Same?

Assemblyman Francisco Moya (D-Jackson Heights), the lead sponsor of the New York DREAM Act, issued the following statement on the occasion of the Washington State DREAM Act taking effect: “Today, the Washington State DREAM Act takes effect....

June 12, 2014
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ICYMI: The Times-Union Endorses Moya’s Construction Insurance Transparency Act

Earlier this week, the Editorial Board of The Times-Union provided a strong argument for Assemblyman Francisco Moya’s Construction Insurance Transparency Act. Additionally, they called on lawmakers to leave the Scaffold Law intact, saying...

June 11, 2014
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Statement from Assemblyman Francisco P. Moya on the Passage of the DREAM Act in the Assembly

“By passing the New York DREAM Act for a second time this session, the Assembly has, once again, shown its deep commitment to our state’s immigrants. We have sent a strong message that being a good resident and a good student means more than a piece...

June 2, 2014
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ICYMI: The Daily News Reports on Assemblyman Moya’s Efforts to Crack Down on Employment Agency Scams

“They prey on a vulnerable population of immigrants in Queens, advocates say, but their days may be numbered if new legislation passes through the state legislature in Albany,” writes Eli Rosenberg in The Daily News. Assemblyman...

May 28, 2014
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