Press Releases

Assemblymember Lavine Recognizes Westbury Business for Supporting Our Troops Overseas

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Westbury, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Westbury) is recognizing a local business owner for his support of our troops overseas.Lavine recently paid a visit to All Round Foods Bakery Products, Inc. of Westbury and met with owner Glen Wolther....

Assemblymember Lavine Expresses Concern About Pollution Levels in Letter to State Officials

GLEN COVE, NEW YORK – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is expressing concern about pollution levels in two cities within his district.In a letter to Basil Seggos, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner and Dr....

Assemblymember Lavine Expresses Concern About Pollution Levels in Letter to State Officials - Letter

Assemblymember Lavine Sends Letter to Nassau County Executive Blakeman Urging Better Way to Negotiate with LIPA

Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) has sent a letter to Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman urging a more inclusive, and therefore more equitable and fair, method for the negotiations with LIPA relating to the taxation...

Assemblymember Lavine Sends Letter to Nassau County Executive Blakeman Urging Better Way to Negotiate with LIPA - Letter

Assemblymember Lavine Responds to Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine with Collection Drive

Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is joining the Ukrainian Americans of Long Island for a humanitarian collection drive for the suffering people of Ukraine. The drive is the latest expression of American solidarity with...

Assemblymember Lavine Secures Grant to Fund Plainview Schools Robotics Program

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Plainview, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Plainview) has secured a programmatic funding grant for the Plainview-Old Bethpage School District to fund its robotics program.On Friday (3/4/22), Lavine visited Plainview-Old Bethpage John F....

Assemblymember Lavine Joins Peaceful Gathering in Support of Ukrainian Community

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Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) joined the Ukrainian Americans of Long Island, other elected officials, and hundreds of concerned neighbors at a peaceful gathering outside the Killenworth mansion Sunday (2/27) in Glen...

Assemblymember Lavine Announces Legislation to Modernize and Simplify the State Court System

Albany, New York – Assembly Judiciary Committee Chair Charles D. Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is introducing proposals to achieve long-overdue reform and simplification of the state’s overly complicated court system. The initial announcement was made by New...

Assemblymember Lavine Distributes Covid Test Kits

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GLEN COVE, NEW YORK – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is distributing much-needed supplies to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.A key component of the state strategy to stop the spread is testing and mask use.Over the last several days,...

Assemblymember Lavine Reasserts Support for Reproductive Rights on Roe vs. Wade Anniversary

Glen Cove, New York – As we near the 49th anniversary of the landmark Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court ruling, Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is reasserting his ardent support for a woman’s right to choose. Roe v. Wade was a landmark legal...

Governor Hochul Announces Additional Testing Site at SUNY Farmingdale

GLEN COVE, NEW YORK – Assemblymember Charles Lavine is expressing his appreciation for Governor Kathy Hochul’s announcement today that SUNY Farmingdale is among 10 additional SUNY campus-based COVID-19 test sites. “I am very pleased that in addition...

Assemblymember Lavine Stands with New York State Governor Hochul and Nine Nassau State Legislators to Protect Our Kids

Senator Todd Kaminsky, Senator Anna Kaplan, Senator Kevin Thomas, Senator Jim Gaughran, Senator John Brooks, Assemblymember, Michaelle Solages, Assemblymember Chuck Lavine​, Assemblymember Judy Griffin, Assemblymember Taylor Darling, and Assemblymember...

Assemblymember Lavine Issues Statement on Anniversary of U.S. Capitol Attack

Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) issued the following statement on the attack on the U.S. Capitol, January 6th, 2021:Inspired by FDR’s “Day of Infamy” speech of December 8, 1941 In 1991, on the fiftieth anniversary...

Assemblymember Lavine Expresses Thanks for Successful Toy Drive

Dear Friends: I want to offer my sincerest thanks to the multitude of friends and neighbors who graciously donated to help make our annual toy drive the most successful to date.We collected hundreds of great toys which were dropped off and given to kids...

Assemblymember Lavine Recognizes Environmental Good Samaritan

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Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) presented a citation to Glen Cove resident Joe Douso, for his efforts to protect the local environment.Douso alerted authorities to a broken pipe that was allowing raw sewage to mix with...

Assemblymember Lavine Delivers Toys to Glen Cove Day Care Center

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Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) delivered toys collected during his holiday toy drive for kids at the Glen Cove Child Day Care Center today.The facility had been severely damaged by flooding associated with the remnants...

Assemblymember Lavine Recognizes the Bryant Library for Leading the Way on Elimination of Late Fees

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Roslyn, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is recognizing the Bryant Library in Roslyn for its decision to eliminate late fees.Two years ago, the library became the first in Nassau County to go fine-free for as a way to encourage...

Assemblymember Lavine Continues to Recognize the Efforts of First Responders and Essential Workers

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Westbury, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) is recognizing several area first responders and essential workers for their tireless efforts during the pandemic. Lavine was on hand at the Essential Workers Better Together event Thursday...

Assemblymember Lavine Statement on Release of Impeachment Investigation Report

Glen Cove, New York – Assembly Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) has issued the following statement in response to the release by the Committee of a report completed by lawyers from Davis Polk & Wardwell, LLP concerning allegations...