New York State Senator Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) calls upon New York City Mayor Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Kelly to explain why Sean Bell was gunned down this weekend by New York undercover Police Officers.
Senator Ruben Diaz extends his deepest sympathy to the family of Sean Bell, whose life ended when five New York City Police Officers discharged more than 50 bullets toward him and members of his wedding party.
New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz called State Supreme Court Justice Arthur J. Cooperman’s verdict of not guilty on all counts as "another travesty of justice". All charges for the three New York City Police officers who were on trial in the shooting death of Sean Bell were dismissed today in State Supreme Court after a 2-month non-jury trial.
On Saturday, May 3, 2008 at 12:00 noon, New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and New York State Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (D-Bronx) will lead a Bronx Solidarity March to peacefully protest Supreme Court Justice Arthur J. Cooperman’s acquittal of three New York City Police Detectives in the shooting death of Sean Bell.
El Hon. David Paterson, Gobernador del Estado de New York, el Hon. Eduardo Selman, consul general de la Republica Dominicana en N.Y., el Hon. Kenneth Liao, Embajador por el Consejo Cultural y Económico de Taipei, la Hon. Lorraine Cortes-Vasquez, Secretaria de Estado de NY, y el Hon. Thomas DiNapoli, Controlador del Estado de NY, son algunos de los dignatarios que estaran presente durante el Banquete Anual de la Organizacion de Ministros Hispanos de New York que preside el Senador Estatal, Rev. Ruben Diaz.
The Hon. David A. Paterson, Governor of the State of New York, the Hon. Eduardo Selman, General Consul of the Dominican Republic in N.Y., the Hon. Kenneth Liao, Ambassador for the Taipei Economic & Cultural Council, the Hon. Lorraine Cortes-Vasquez, NYS Secretary of State, and the Hon. Thomas DiNapoli, NYS Comptroller, are among the dignitaries that will be attending the Annual Banquet of the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization.
The congestion pricing plan proposed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg and approved by the New York City Council, including all of the members of the Bronx delegation, except for Councilwoman Helen Foster who was absent, is a detrimental, dangerous, abusive and almost discriminatory plan that will possibly affect the neediest members of our community.
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New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (D-Bronx) will hold a press conference with retired New York City Police Officer Harold Gregory on this Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 1:00PM at the at the Claremont Consolidated Rehabilitation Development located at 1100 Teller Avenue (near the corner of East 166th Street) in The Bronx to denounce the New York City Housing Authority’s abuse of and discrimination against the retired police officer.
New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) has proposed legislation to amend the New York State Tax Law and require credit card companies to remit the State’s portion of sales tax amounts from receipts of retail sale of taxable foods and services directly to the State Department of Taxation and Finance - and not back to the businesses and retail establishments for their estimates of amounts due.
On Saturday, January 5, 2008 at 12:00 noon, New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and New York State Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (D-Bronx) will host their annual Three Kings Day Celebration at PS 5, located on the corner of East 149th Street and Jackson Avenue in The Bronx.Senator Rev.
On Thursday, October 16, 2008 from 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM, New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will participate with Expectant Mother Care at a 40 Days for Life event outside of Dr Emily’s abortion clinic located at 560 Southern Boulevard at 149th Street in The Bronx.
[Bronx, NY] On Thursday, August 16, 2007 at 10:00 AM, the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will gather in the Christian Community Neighborhood Church located at 1437 Longfellow Avenue (between Jennings and Freeman Avenues in Bronx County) to express their outrage and send a message to the Governor of Puerto Rico in response to the brutal killing of Mr.
On Thursday, August 9, 2007 at 12:00 noon, on the steps of City Hall, New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz will join with the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization to offer support for legislation calling for the creation and issuance of identification cards for all New York City residents, including illegal immigrants.