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Assembly Member Seawright Honors Ten "Women of Distinction" During 7th Annual Women's History Month Celebration

Rise Up With Rebecca Seawright: Climate Change & the Environment With NYPIRG's Blair Horner

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On this episode of #RiseUpWithRebeccaSeawright, New York State Assemblymember Rebecca Seawright is joined by NYPIRG's Blair Horner to discuss #climatechange and the #environment.Watch Rise Up With Rebecca Seawright February 22nd 8pm and February 27th...

Assembly Approves Seawright Legislation to Expand Residency Requirement for Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation Board Members

The New York State Assembly approved Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright's legislation that will allow residents to have a majority vote on the governing board of the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation.The measure is part of a series of reforms to bring...

The Following Statement Was Issued by Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright:

“Our deeply saddened hearts and profound prayers are with the families, friends, and fellow officers of Jason Rivera and Wilbert Mora. Officer Rivera was murdered yesterday while responding to a domestic situation. Officer Mora is in critical condition,...

The Following Statement Was Issued by Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright

"Today we mark the 49th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the United States Supreme Court's landmark decision, and the law of the land recognizing freedom of choice. It is the fundamental right of women to have control of their bodies and to continue or abort...

Statement by Assemblymember Rebecca Seawright

Today I join with all of our community greatly relieved that the hostage situation at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas was resolved. Our hearts and prayers were with the victims and their families and the law enforcement personnel that worked...

Statement by Assemblymember Rebecca Seawright, 76th Assembly District, Manhattan, on the Passing of her Former Employer and Close Mentor “Roe vs. Wade” Attorney Sarah Weddington

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The nation has truly lost one of its most iconic sheroes through the passing of Sarah Weddington, Esq. earlier today in Austin, Texas. I was blessed to serve first as an intern in Washington D. C. with Sarah; then as her assistant; and finally as the...

Holiday Gifts for NYCHA Children and Families

Seawright's Statement on the Resignation of Chancellor Malatras

The numerous voices of Students, faculty, civic leaders and elected officials have been heard. The women of New York have been heard. The SUNY Board should name an interim Chancellor and launch a national search where all highly qualified candidates –...

Seawright Votes to Approve Continuation of Essential COVID-19 Safeguards During "Extraordinary Session" Declared by Governor Kathy Hochul

The New York State Assembly last night approved the extension of the eviction moratorium, suspension of mortgage and tax foreclosures and small-business commercial eviction moratorium to Jan. 15, 2022, providing people more time to apply and benefit...
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