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Mayor Helps Fast Track Assemblymember Rodriguez’s NYCHA Priorities

On July 8th, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a comprehensive package of reforms to improve quality of life conditions and enhance security in NYCHA developments across the city. The announcement came at Wagner Houses in East Harlem, one of the 15...

July 8, 2014
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Assemblymember Rodriguez Joins Governor Cuomo to Sign Medical Marijuana Bill

On Monday July 7th, Governor Cuomo made it official, by signing New York’s medical marijuana bill (A6357/S7923), which had passed both the Assembly and Senate in June. Assemblymember Rodriguez joined the...

July 7, 2014
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Central Park 5 Receive $41 Million Settlement

The Central Park 5, a group of five teenagers falsely convicted of the rape and beating of a young jogger in Central Park in 1989, have been awarded a cash settlement. The teens, several of whom lived in and around Harlem and East Harlem, were...

July 1, 2014
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Los Cinco de Central Park reciben un acuerdo por $41 millones

Los Cinco de Central Park, un grupo de cinco adolescentes condenados erróneamente por violar y golpear a una corredora en Central Park en 1989, han sido indemnizados por un acuerdo monetario. Estos adolescentes, varios de los cuales vivían en o...

July 1, 2014
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Assembly and Senate Pass MWBE Program Reform

Assembly Member Robert J. Rodriguez (D-East Harlem) announced that the Assembly and Senate jointly passed legislation this month, which he sponsored, that reforms MWBE (Minority/ Women Owned Business Enterprises) certification. Alongside Senator...

June 30, 2014
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