New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Janele Hyer-Spencer will hold a Fathers Day press conference with mothers who have delivered “stillborn” babies. At the press conference, the legislators and family members will urge passage of a bill directing the Department of Health to establish a new “certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth” (CBRS).
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) will hold a press conference with civil rights attorney Norman Siegel and a representative of the company that supplies the NYPD with the newly-issued tasers that sergeants and lieutenants will be carrying. At the press conference, Senator Adams will display the advanced technology that allows a camera to be installed on a taser to automatically provide video/audio documentation each time the weapon is drawn from its holster.
AN EMERGENCY HOT WEATHER STRATEGY FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS THAT IS FAR MORE COMPREHENSIVE THAN COMMON ASPCA GUIDELINES FOR PETS
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) joins civil rights attorney Norman Siegel to urge the Department of Education to institute an emergency “Hot Weather Procedure” policy that will take effect whenever the temperature reaches 99 degrees or higher. Senator Adams and Attorney Siegel will recommend emergency procedures that the DOE should implement when the weather reaches unseasonably high temperatures.
Offers tips that every driver can use to conserve gas
Albany—State Senator Eric Adams (D-Brooklyn) today urged New Yorkers to prepare for summer by looking for ways to conserve energy and use less gas. To help constituents understand the many small steps that can lead to big savings, Senator Adams has put together a collection of tips on how every driver can get away with spending less at the pump.
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) will hold a press conference with a former Bronx prosecutor and with the inventor of “PistolCam,” a high-tech innovation that mounts a small camera on the front of any 9mm weapon or long gun to automatically provide video/audio documentation each time the weapon is drawn from its holster. After the press conference Senator Adams and the inventor will demonstrate how the device operates by performing a simulated search of an empty office for an armed criminal.
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Senators Adams, Dilan, Montgomery, Parker, Sampson, and Savino, all members of the New York State Senate Democratic Conference, will provide Brooklyn homeowners with some assistance in preventing foreclosures. An initiative called “Operation Protect Your Home,” a cooperative undertaking between officials in federal, state, and city government and lending institutions will host a forum to provide counseling on methods of avoiding mortgage foreclosure.
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) will hold a press conference with a group of NYC Correction Officers and their attorney Royce Russell. Attorney Russell will report on a complaint filed with the NYC Commission on Human Rights that details the failure of the Department of Correction to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Although the officers listed in the complaint have conditions that should qualify them under the “reasonable accommodations” language of the Act, they have received no benefits, thus violating their rights.
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) and Civil Rights Attorney Norman Siegel will hold a press conference with 10-year-old I’mecca Burton and her mother Taniesha Burton. The incident involving I’mecca occurred when the police responded to a complaint about children who were refusing to sit down on a school bus.
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) and other elected officials will hold a press conference with leaders of the Hasidic Jewish community to recognize and honor the volunteer EMS organization Hatzolah and the volunteer safety patrol organization Shomrim.Senator Adams states: “It is my great pleasure to pay homage to two superlative volunteer groups, Hatzolah and Shomrim. In the Hebrew language, Hatzolah means rescue, and this is a particularly appropriate name for an organization known throughout the State of New York for its swift response to medical emergencies.
New York State Senator Eric Adams (D, Brooklyn) will hold a press conference with leaders of the African-American and Jewish communities to express their outrage over two hate crimes committed against members of the Hasidic Jewish community. The group will use the celebration of the birthdate of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. to demand ethnic and religious tolerance.Senator Adams states: “One of the greatest speeches in history was delivered by Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., the man whose birthday we commemorate today. In that brilliant oration, Dr.