Senator Gianaris Speaks at Housing Justice for All Press Conference

Senate Deputy Leader Michael Gianaris urged Governor Andrew Cuomo to include $2.2 billion in assistance for renters in this year’s state budget. In a letter sent this morning, Senator Gianaris highlighted support from housing and small landlord advocates alike for such a program. The letter comes on February 1st, a date when rent is due for millions throughout the state. He joined a press conference to discuss this with elected officials and housing advocates on February 1, 2021.