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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal, Advocates Call On Senate To Pass Wage Theft Prevention Bill After Successful Vote In Assembly

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal today called upon the Senate to take up bill A.5501-C/S.2232-E, the SWEAT (Securing Wages Earned Against Theft) bill, which would build upon the historic...

May 23, 2016
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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Applauds Federal Action to Regulate Electronic Cigarettes

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan), Chair of the Committee on Alcoholism and Drugs Abuse, applauded the United States Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) announcement that it will regulate e-cigarettes like it does...

May 10, 2016
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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Announces Bill to Crack Down on Airbnb Passes Housing Committee

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) today announced that her bill to crack down on Airbnb and illegal hotel operators and protect tenants, bill A.8704-B, jumped a major hurdle today when it was voted out of the Assembly...

April 17, 2016
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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Slams State DEC

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) slammed the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) for carrying out its diabolical plan, disclosed with great pride via press release, to artificially increase...

April 13, 2016
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Court Upholds Illegal Hotel Law

Tenants and the City won an important battle in the fight against illegal hotels this week when a state appellate court ruled that a major illegal hotel operator was not entitled to break the law just because it had been renting out short-stay rooms...

March 18, 2016
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