Press Releases

Assemblyman Perry Helps Pass 2014-15 State Budget with Vital Tax Relief for Hardworking Families

Assemblyman Perry (D-Kings County – 58th AD) announced that he helped pass a 2014-15 state budget that will provide significant tax relief for middle-class families (A.8559-D). “This year’s state budget ensures that hardworking families...

Assemblyman Perry Helps Pass State Budget That Creates Jobs and Cuts Taxes for Businesses

Assemblyman Perry (D-Kings County – 58th AD) announced he helped pass a 2014-15 state budget that focuses on creating jobs and promoting a more business-friendly climate in New York State (A.8557-D, A.8554-E, A.8555-D). “This year’s...

Assemblyman Perry: State Budget Lends Helping Hand to New York’s Families

Assemblyman Perry (D-Kings County-58th AD) announced he helped pass the 2014-15 state budget which supports vital programs for New York’s families and its most vulnerable individuals. The budget provides funding to improve New York’s child care...

Assemblyman Perry: State Budget Increases Funding for NYC Schools by $435 Million

Assemblyman Perry (D-Kings County – 58th AD) announced that he helped pass a 2014-15 state budget that allocates more than $8.6 billion to New York City schools, an increase of over $435 million more than last year and more than $203.2 million over...

Assemblyman Perry Co-Sponsors Legislation to Accelerate Increase in Minimum Wage

Assemblyman N. Nick Perry today announced his staunch advocacy and support for legislation introduced today to increase New York State’s minimum wage to $9.00 per hour a full year ahead of schedule and index future increases to inflation (A.8343)....

2013 Legislative Session Comes to a Close Assemblyman Perry Touts its Successes

The 2013 state legislative session proved again that New York State has turned the corner toward building a brighter future. Working together with Governor Cuomo, we passed legislation that will boost our economy, create jobs and cut taxes. We also fought...

Assemblyman Perry Urges Local Businesses to Participate in NY Youth Works Program

The New York Youth Works program encourages businesses to hire unemployed, disadvantaged youth. The program will support job training and employment for eligible youth ages 16 to 24. The NY Youth Works Program has three elements: For Businesses –...

Assemblyman Perry Announces Competition for 2011 Community Awareness College Scholarship

Assemblyman N. Nick Perry Happy Holiday Greeting & Your Invitation to the 2011 Inaugural Gala

City Makes Assemblyman Perry’s Proposal Honoring Fallen Heroes a Reality

Brooklyn, NY – On September 10, 2004 just around the corner from Assemblyman Nick Perry’s district office, Detectives Patrick Rafferty and Robert Parker responded to a domestic dispute, between a mother and her son. Sadly, these two heroes would...

Perry Says Marley Tribute Imprints Recognition of Caribbean Presence and Contribution in East Flatbush

Brooklyn, NY – Lauding the proposal to name Church Avenue after Jamaican Reggae Bob Marley as an act that imprints recognition of Caribbean presence and contribution in East Flatbush, Assemblyman Perry today announced his full support for the Community...

Perry’s Bill Aims to Strike out Dishonesty in Sports

Brooklyn, NY – Assemblyman Nick Perry (D-East Flatbush, Canarsie), chair of the New York State Assembly Majority Conference, has introduced landmark legislation (A.7794) that would require all athletes who perform before a paying audience, certify...

Perry Bill Honors Life of Shirley Chisholm

Assemblyman Nick Perry is sponsoring legislation in Albany that would make Shirley Chisholm’s birthday a day of commemoration. Assemblyman Perry’s bill would require the development of an optional curriculum by local school districts statewide. Assemblyman...