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New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Caucus Members Demand Action on Special Prosecutor Bill in Next Session

New York, NY – Today, the New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Caucus reaffirmed its intention to pass legislation requiring a special prosecutor to be used for cases involving the death of an unarmed civilian by a police officer....

December 18, 2014
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Assemblyman and Chair of the Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus Karim Camara's Statement on Today’s Decision to Not Bring Charges Against NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo

“District Attorney Donovan failure to win an indictment against the police officer responsible for Eric Garner’s death is an outrage. However, it’s important that we first remember that Mr. Garner’s life was lost and even an indictment would not...

December 3, 2014
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Assemblyman Karim Camara Supports Local Small Businesses

New York, NY – Assemblyman and Chair of the Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus Karim Camara was joined by Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, State Senator Jesse Hamilton and City Councilwoman Darlene Mealy for a press...

November 29, 2014
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Assemblyman Karim Camara Statement on Ferguson Decision

“The decision by the grand jury amounts to a grave miscarriage of justice. It shows that despite the gains we have made as a society, the fight for equality must continue with vigilance. I stand with the people of Ferguson today in the continued...

November 24, 2014
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Assemblyman Karim Camara Statement on Rachel Noerdlinger Leave of Absence

“I have known Rachel Noerdlinger for years and her recent work at city hall is no less exemplary than the work she has always done in public service. She has been a tremendous asset to the Mayor’s administration on issues that people within the...

November 17, 2014
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