Press Releases

Assemblymember Charles Lavine Announces Director of Communications

Glen Cove, New York – New York State Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) has named Matt Cantor as his new Director of Communications. The announcement comes at a critical time with the state budget being finalized and Assemblymember Lavine...

Assemblymember Charles Lavine Statement on President Biden’s Actions on Ghost Guns

Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove) issued the following statement following President Joe Biden’s announcement that he will be directing his administration to tighten restrictions on so-called ‘ghost...

Judiciary Committee Chair Lavine Announces Details of Hotline for Assembly Investigation of Governor's Conduct

Albany, New York – Judiciary Committee Chair Charles D. Lavine today announced the establishment of a hotline for members of the public to provide information relevant to the Assembly’s impeachment investigation of Governor Andrew Cuomo.Individuals...

Assemblymember Lavine Condemns Anti-Semitic Kansas Posting

KANSAS - As President of the New York Chapter of the National Association of Jewish Legislators and a member of NAJL’s board of national directors, Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine has been at the forefront of the fight against anti-Semitism. On...

Lavine Attends Black Lives Matter March

Assemblymember Lavine marches at the Black Lives Matter March in Glen Cove.
Glen Cove, NY – Assemblymember Lavine is and always has been an ally to the black lives matter movement. This Sunday Assemblymember Lavine joined over three thousand people as they marched through Glen Cove. There have been multiple demonstrations...

Assemblyman Lavine Asks President to Cancel Commencement Address at West Point

Long Island Cares Inc. - The Harry Chapin Regional Food Bank and Assemblyman Charles Lavine Announce the Opening of a Glen Cove Emergency Food Distribution Center

Hauppauge, NY – March 30, 2020: Long Island Cares, Inc. - The Harry Chapin Regional Food Bank continues to implement a number of actions and safety measures to assist the community during the coronavirus pandemic. New York State Assemblyman Charles...

Lavine Collects over 300 Paper Good Items through Drive for Living Water for Women Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

GLEN COVE, NEW YORK — To celebrate Women's History Month this March, Assemblymember Lavine launched a Paper Goods Drive to assist nonprofit organization Living Water for Women. Living Water for Women is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping...

Lavine Collects over 300 Paper Good Items through Drive for Living Water for Women Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

Glen Cove, New York – To celebrate Women's History Month this March, Assemblymember Lavine launched a Paper Goods Drive to assist nonprofit organization Living Water for Women. Living Water for Women is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping...

Lavine Secures Funds for Westbury Senior Center

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Westbury, New York – Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine (D–Westbury) is pleased to announce a legislative grant of $10,000 for the Westbury Senior Center. “The Westbury Senior Center is a crucial place for many members of our community, many...

Statement from Assemblymember Lavine Condemning the Actions of the Anti-vaxxer’s

Albany, New York – Yesterday an Anti-vaccination organization protesting in Albany did their best to try to intimidate courageous pediatricians visiting our State Capitol. They followed the doctors into my office and conducted themselves like an...

Lavine: Acknowledging Human Right Violations in China

Currently, the people of China are facing a massive human rights violation. While the Chinese government has been working hard to contain the virus, it has at the same time violated the human rights of its people. The Chinese government is punishing anyone...

Lavine Leads Book Discussion on “In Our Prime: The Invention of Middle Age” by Patricia Cohen at the Glen Cove Library

Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine (D-Glen Cove) leads a book discussion surrounding the topic of Aging and Growing. Assemblymember Lavine has been at the forefront of change and believes in making a change through community work.“This...

Lavine Holds Community Safety Forum Alongside County Executive Laura Curran And Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder

Plainview, New York – Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine (D-Plainview) alongside Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, and County Legislator Arnold Drucker organized a safety community forum for the residents of Plainview...

Lavine Holds Community Safety Forum Alongside County Executive Laura Curran and Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder

Elected Officials – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran County Legislator Arnold Drucker Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine and Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder.
Plainview, New York – Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine (D-Plainview) alongside Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, and County Legislator Arnold Drucker organized a safety community forum for the residents of Plainview...

Assemblymember Lavine Joins “March Against Anti-Semitism”

Assemblymember Lavine Joins “March Against Anti-Semitism”
Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine was joined by colleagues in the state legislature, county legislator, neighbors, and religious leaders yesterday at the “March Against Anti-Semitism” in Mineola. Lavine is headlining the event alongside County...

Toy Drive for Church of the Advent and Westbury Neighborhood Houses a Huge Success

Toy Drive for Church of the Advent and Westbury Neighborhood Houses a Huge Success
Westbury, New York – Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine (D–Glen Cove) is pleased to announce a donation of over 400 toys to the Church of the Advent and Westbury Neighborhood Houses.“The Holiday Season is a time that should be enjoyed by...

Lavine Secures Funds for Glen Cove Senior Center

Glen Cove, New York – Assemblymember Charles D. Lavine (D–Glen Cove) is pleased to announce a state grant of $18,000 for the Glen Cove Senior Center.“The Glen Cove Senior Center has played a crucial role in our community, serving as a local...

Lavine: Condemn Trump Anti-Semitism

Appealing to primitive religious prejudice to accuse Jews of disloyalty is anti-Semitic and must be condemned for the modern day blood libel that it is.Trump’s language is not just a dog whistle to his zealous admirers. It is instead a five-alarm...

Letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu