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Statement on Earthquake in Nepal

“My thoughts and prayers are with those in Nepal and the surrounding regions who are struggling to put their lives back together after this weekend’s earthquake, and with the members of New York’s Nepalese community, many of whom have been...

April 27, 2015
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Statement on Equal Pay Legislation

“Today, I was proud to have voted in support of equal pay for equal work. For too long, women have worked side by side with their male counterparts, only to be paid less for their time. Today, the Assembly broke one more glass ceiling by declaring...

April 27, 2015
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Assemblyman Francisco Moya’s Statement on Workers’ Memorial Day

In order to remember those who’ve been injured or killed on the job, Workers’ Memorial Day is observed each year on April 28th. Assemblyman Francisco Moya (D-Jackson Heights), the Chair of the Subcommittee on Workplace Safety, released the...

April 27, 2015
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Assemblyman Francisco Moya to Serve on New Government Transparency Workgroup

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie has announced that he has created a workgroup that will seek to bolster transparency and public participation in the Assembly. The workgroup will also examine and make recommendations regarding ongoing efforts to...

April 17, 2015
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