STATEMENT FROM SENATE PRESIDENT MALCOLM A. SMITH
“ Today is a day of celebration and victory for all New Yorkers along
with my colleagues throughout the state. I would like to congratulate
my friend and our next Attorney General Eric Schneiderman for his
hard-fought victory in the Democratic primary. I would also like to
applaud Adriano Espaillat, Gustavo Rivera, Michael Gennaris and Tim
Kennedy for their primary wins.
To my partners in the State Senate, Neil Breslin, Velmanette
Montgomery, Kevin Parker, Antonie Thompson, Ruben Diaz, Shirley
Huntley and Toby Stavisky, your commitment and perseverance has been
recognized by the voters in your respective districts.
Your success is a testament to the hard work and dedication that you
put into serving your constituents. Job well done!
I also want to congratulate Andrew Cuomo.
I look forward to continuing to work together as we strive to improve our state’s economy and education for all New Yorkers.”