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Senator Espaillat Hosts Housing Forum on Rent Regulations

With 17 days remaining until the expiration of rent laws I hosted a community forum to discuss the effects of deregulation and massive rent increases on the 2.5

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May 29, 2015
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Parents Rally to Save Nasry Michelen Day Care From Closure

 

Yesterday I joined City Council Member Mark Levine, and dozens of concerned parents and members of the community to call on the New York City Administration of Children's Services (ACS) to reconsider their decision not to award a new Early Learn day care contract to Nasry Michelen Day Care (Nasry) . Nasry has provided high quality child care services to our community for more than 30 years.

May 29, 2015
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El Editorial de Espaillat en El Diario --- Salvemos la Unidad de Protección al Inquilino

El Editorial de Espaillat en El Diario -- Salvemos la Unidad de Protección al Inquilino

April 14, 2015
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EARTH DAY 2015 POSTER CONTEST: DISTRICT 31

Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.  This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 31st Senatorial District. Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is: Hassnaa Obad5th GradePS/MS161

April 10, 2015
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April 6, 2015
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State Budget Includes Nearly Half a Billion Dollars for Affordable Housing

State Budget Includes Nearly Half a Billion Dollars for Affordable Housing

$100 million for NYCHA, first state investment since 1998

 

April 2, 2015
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Incluyamos en el presupuesto los fondos para el Dream Act (Artículo de opinión publicado ayer en El Diario)

 Artículo de opinión publicado ayer en El Diario

Incluyamos en el presupuesto los fondos para el Dream Act

 

April 2, 2015
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Petition: Support Expansion of Rent Regulation Laws

To sign my petition and show your support for the expanstion of rent regulation laws that are due to expire in June fill out the form below. 

February 20, 2015
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Renter's March - October 25

On October 25, Senator Espaillat, tenants, advocates, labor, clergy, and other elected officials will be marching in support of renewing and strengthening the rent laws this upcoming legislative session.

October 19, 2014
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Seantor Espaillat Supportive of Improvements to Dolphin Park

With funding from the Port Authority, Dolphin Park will receive improvements that will make the park even more welcoming for kids and adults alike and bring it into ADA compliance.

May 13, 2014
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Harvesting Hope: Farmworkers Deserve Equal Labor Rights

The Daily News applauds the Senate Labor Committee for voting to advance the Farmworkers Bill of Rights, which is sponsored by Senator Espaillat.

May 12, 2014
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Senator Espaillat Stands With Transportation Advocates to Reduce NYC's Speed Limit

Senator Espaillat and Families for Safe Streets, whose members have lost loved ones in traffic collissions, call on Albany to allow NYC to reduce its speed limit.

May 6, 2014
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Scores Turn Out To Bash, Defend LG's Palisades-Topping HQ

Senator Espaillat submitted testimony to the Englewood Cliffs Planning Board in opposition of the proposed LG tower, which would soar above the treeline and destroy New York's scenic view of this federally-recognized historic and natural landmark.

May 1, 2014
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Senator Espaillat and Councilman Levine Fight Tenant Discrimination

After tenants complained of harassment, Senator Espaillat reached out to the NYS Tenant Protection Unit and HUD to examine the allegations.

April 29, 2014
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Senator Espaillat Encourages the Creation and Expansion of Select Bus Service on 125th Street

After significant advocacy, the NYC Department of Transportation is implementing SBS on parts of 125th street, significantly reducing transportation time for straphangers. 

April 24, 2014
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Earth Day 2014 Poster Contest: District 31

Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest. This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 31st Senatorial District.Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state. I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2014 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is:Jailyn LiberatoGrade 6St. Rose of Lima

April 17, 2014
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Upper Manhattan Residents Join Fight Against LG Tower

Senator Espaillat and Upper Manhattan residents are outraged over LG's desire to spoil the sacred, landmarked Palisades.

March 27, 2014
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Senator Espaillat Stands With Advocates For Justice For Hit-And-Run Victims

In 2011, 23-year-old Josbel Rivera was struck and killed in a hit-and-run fatality. The driver who took Josbel Rivera's life can't escape appropriate charges simply because the weapon involved was a car. We owe it to Josbel to develop stronger enforcement and smarter policies for keeping our streets safe.

March 21, 2014
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Senator Espaillat Continues to Fight for the NY DREAM Act

By a margin of only two votes, the Senate has failed to pass the DREAM Act, that would have given young undocumented New Yorkers the chance to attend college, pursue a career, and make their parents proud.

March 17, 2014
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Senator Espaillat Stands In Opposition To Koch Brothers On International Women's Day

With the Koch Brothers spending hundreds of millions of dollars in opposition to measures that ensure women's reproductive health, elected officials and advocates marched from the David E. Koch Center to his Upper East Side residence on International Women's Day.

March 8, 2014
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