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La asambleísta Arroyo le pide al senador Schumer ayudar a Vieques, Puerto Rico

4 de diciembre de 2019Honorable Charles SchumerLíder de la Minoría en el SenadoSenado de los Estados Unidos322 Edificio de Oficinas del Senado- HartWashington, D.C. 20510 ...

Noticiario Mensual de la Asambleísta Carmen E. Arroyo - Mayo 2020

Assemblywoman Arroyo, Calls on State to Equip Hospitals with More Ventilators, Train Staff to Ensure they are Available in a Pandemic in Order to Save Lives

Albany, NY – Today, Assemblywoman Carmen E. Arroyo announced that she will be introducing legislation that will require New York to increase the number of ventilators housed in hospitals around the state to adequately deal with a future pandemic....

La asambleísta Arroyo exige que el estado equipe a los hospitales con más ventiladores, capacite al personal para asegurar que esté disponible durante una pandemia para poder salvar vidas

ALBANY, N.Y. (03/12/2020) –Hoy, la asambleísta Carmen E. Arroyo anunció que presentará legislación que le requerirá a Nueva York aumentar el número de ventiladores almacenados en los hospitales en todo el...

Assemblywoman Arroyo, Senator Carlucci & Advocates Call on State to Make Suicide Hotline '9-8-8'

Albany, NY – Suicide is a public health crisis, plaguing New York State and the country. On Wednesday, Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) and Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez (D-Bronx), along with mental health advocates, held a press...

Assemblymember Arroyo: Let's Honor the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

For nearly 40 years, the third Monday in January has marked a time to celebrate, remember and honor one of our nation's most progressive and visionary leaders – the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This day, which was established as a federal...

Assemblymember Arroyo: Minimum Wage Increase Brings Economic Justice to Hardworking New Yorkers

Assemblymember Arroyo: Minimum Wage Increase Brings Economic Justice to Hardworking New Yorkers
Just like a rising tide lifts all boats, a thriving economy should benefit all working people. However, for too many American workers, this hasn't been the case despite strong economic growth. While productivity levels are higher than ever before,...

Statement from Assemblywoman Carmen E. Arroyo on New Law to Help the More Than 260,000 English Language Learners in Schools across New York State

The following is a statement from Assemblywoman Carmen E. Arroyo on Governor Andrew Cuomo signing her legislation into State law (A.8211-A/S.4031-B), which creates a commission to focus state attention on the growing number of students who are English...

Assemblywoman Arroyo Calls on Senator Schumer to Help Vieques, Puerto Rico

Honorable Charles SchumerSenate Minority LeaderUnited States Senate322 Hart Senate Office BuildingWashington, D.C. 20510VIA FAX: (202) 228-3027Re: Requiring the U.S. Navy to Use Closed Detonation Chambers on the Island of Vieques, Puerto RicoDear Senator...

Assemblywoman Arroyo Calls for Quick Action on Her Suicide Prevention Hotline Legislation

Honorable Amy R. PaulinChair, Assembly Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and CommissionsNew York State Assembly422 Legislative Office BuildingAlbany, New York 12248Re: Legislation in Your Committee Addressing High Rates of Suicide in New...

Asambleísta Carmen E. Arroyo: Ley que mantiene a más niños seguros en las carreteras ahora está en vigor

“No hay nada que queramos más que nuestros niños estén seguros, saludables y felices. Por eso la Legislatura aprobó una ley en el 2017, que ahora está en vigor, requiriendo que todos los niños menores de...

Assemblywoman Carmen E. Arroyo Announces New Law She Supported Which Ensures Non-Resident Gun Owners are Properly Vetted

“Save for a few empty promises, the White House and its Congressional allies have refused to address our nation's gun violence epidemic. In the face of mass shootings and the everyday gun violence on our streets, they can only offer their thoughts...

Asambleísta Carmen E. Arroyo: Nueva ley protege el bienestar de los niños, mantiene a las familias unidas

“Aunque el gobierno federal redobla su política inhumana de separación de familias en la frontera y recorta programas para niños en riesgo, nuevamente el estado de Nueva York está en defensa de los niños y las...

Assemblymember Carmen E. Arroyo: New Law Protects Children's Well-Being, Keeps Families Together

“While the federal government doubles down on its inhumane border separation policy and slashes programs for at-risk kids, New York State is again taking a stand for children and families. The foster and family court systems have always been guided...

Assemblywoman Arroyo: Remember the True Meaning of Labor Day and Celebrate Workers

For many New Yorkers, the first Monday of September each year – known as Labor Day – is a time to gather with family and friends and enjoy the final days of summer before the busy fall months arrive. But while we take part in these festivities,...

Asambleísta Arroyo: Nueva ley nos trae un paso más cerca a recibir el mismo pago por realizar el mismo trabajo

“Nuestros salarios deberían estar basados en el trabajo que hacemos y en el esfuerzo que invertimos, no en nuestro género, ni en el color de nuestra piel, ni nuestra edad. Sin embargo, por demasiado tiempo, los prejuicios de los empleadores...

Assemblymember Arroyo: New Law Brings Us One Step Closer to Equal Pay for Equal Work

“Our wages should be based on the work we do and the effort we put in, not our gender, the color of our skin or our age. Yet, for far too long, employers' biases have cheated too many New Yorkers out of the compensation they've rightfully...

La asambleísta Arroyo ayuda a aprobar una nueva ley para luchar en contra de la discriminación en el lugar de trabajo

La asambleísta Carmen E. Arroyo (Distrito- 84) anunció que ayudó a aprobar legislación para avanzar los esfuerzos continuos de la Asamblea para combatir la discriminación y el acoso sexual en el lugar de trabajo (A.8421)....

Assemblymember Arroyo Helps Pass New Law to Fight Discrimination and Harassment in the Workplace

Assemblymember Arroyo (84-A.D) announced that she helped pass legislation to further the Assembly's continued efforts to combat discrimination and sexual harassment in the workplace (A.8421). The measure, which strengthens protections for workers...

La asambleísta Arroyo hace historia aprobando protecciones permanentes para los inquilinos en Nueva York

La asambleísta Arroyo (Distrito-84) anunció que ayudó a aprobar la Ley de Estabilidad de Vivienda y Protección del Inquilino –la legislación sobre la regulación de alquiler más firme que se haya aprobado...
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Assemblymember Arroyo Supports Drivers Licenses for All New Yorkers
Assemblymember Arroyo Supports Drivers Licenses for All New Yorkers
Arroyo: This is an Opportunity to Help People Make Themselves Better
Arroyo: This is an Opportunity to Help People Make Themselves Better
Arroyo Helps Pass State Budget
Arroyo Helps Pass State Budget
Arroyo Votes in Support of the DREAM Act
Arroyo Votes in Support of the DREAM Act
Raise the Age
Raise the Age
Grateful for Baruch College Funding
Grateful for Baruch College Funding
Fair Pay Act
Fair Pay Act
Reaction to Oscar López Rivera's Presidential Pardon
Reaction to Oscar López Rivera's Presidential Pardon
Reacción al Perdón Presidencial para Oscar López Rivera
Reacción al Perdón Presidencial para Oscar López Rivera
Supporting the DREAM Act
Supporting the DREAM Act
Honoring the Late Assemblywoman Barbara Clark
Honoring the Late Assemblywoman Barbara Clark
Passage of the 2016-17 State Budget
Passage of the 2016-17 State Budget
MMA Bill Passes in the Assembly
MMA Bill Passes in the Assembly
Resolution Honoring Dr. Merryl Tisch
Resolution Honoring Dr. Merryl Tisch
Blood Clot Awareness Month
Blood Clot Awareness Month
Assemblymember Arroyo Explains Her Strong Support for Paid Family Leave
Assemblymember Arroyo Explains Her Strong Support for Paid Family Leave
Assemblymember Arroyo Discusses the Importance of Bilingual Education Programs
Assemblymember Arroyo Discusses the Importance of Bilingual Education Programs
Rent Control and Regulation
Rent Control and Regulation
Help for Puerto Rico Healthcare System
Help for Puerto Rico Healthcare System
Bringing Independent Investigation to Cases Where Police Officers Are Accused of Wrongdoing
Bringing Independent Investigation to Cases Where Police Officers Are Accused of Wrongdoing
Honoring Women Veterans
Honoring Women Veterans
Welcoming Christopher Arroyo to the Assembly Chamber
Welcoming Christopher Arroyo to the Assembly Chamber
Caribbean American Heritage Month
Caribbean American Heritage Month
NYC Rent Regulations
NYC Rent Regulations
Help Struggling Families By Raising The Minimum Wage
Help Struggling Families By Raising The Minimum Wage
Reforming Education in NYS
Reforming Education in NYS
Assemblywoman Arroyo Protects A Woman's Right To Choose
Assemblywoman Arroyo Protects A Woman's Right To Choose
Human Trafficking Legislation
Human Trafficking Legislation
Pass The NY DREAM Act Now
Pass The NY DREAM Act Now
Hall of Fame Pitcher Visits Albany
Hall of Fame Pitcher Visits Albany
Resolution Honoring Gov. Mario Cuomo
Resolution Honoring Gov. Mario Cuomo
Assembly passes the DREAM Act
Assembly passes the DREAM Act
Women’s Equality Act
Women’s Equality Act
Assembly Passes the New York State Dream Act
Assembly Passes the New York State Dream Act
Special Guests
Special Guests
Recognizing the 65th Infantry
Recognizing the 65th Infantry
Garifuna Community Introduction
Garifuna Community Introduction
Special Education
Special Education
Teacher Evaluations
Teacher Evaluations
Women Veterans Day
Women Veterans Day
DREAM Fund
DREAM Fund
Women in Office
Women in Office
We Need More Women
We Need More Women
Bilingual Education
Bilingual Education
West Point Day
West Point Day
Domestic Workers
Domestic Workers
Arizona Immigration Resolution
Arizona Immigration Resolution
Floor Introduction
Floor Introduction
Census
Census
June 12, 2019
"These people that obtain these licenses, men and women, that can have a permanent job, their contribution that they're going to make to our society," said Assemblymember Arroyo, while explaining how a bill, known as the Green Light Bill, will boost our local economies and road safety by allowing undocumented immigrants access to drivers licenses (A3675B).