Welcome Letter

Welcome to my New York State Assembly Web page.

You can use this page to easily access information about the work I do here in the New York State Assembly’s 109th District for the City of Albany and Towns of Bethlehem, Guilderland, and New Scotland to pass laws designed to build a more vibrant New York and Capital Region.

You can contact me with issues of concern, legislation you support or oppose, or ideas to help make our communities stronger, healthier and safer.

In addition, you can use the entire Assembly Web site as a great way to stay apprised of new legislation that impacts our state as well as the Assembly District.

I encourage you to visit this site regularly or follow me on social media to keep yourself up to date on various issues, news and legislative hearings. Thank you for visiting.


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Majority Conference Convenes in Albany, Military Sexual Assault Recovery Legislation Signed, Transportation Infrastructure Hearing

This past week, the Assembly Majority Conference convened in Albany to discuss priorities for the upcoming legislative session.The Governor also signed legislation I sponsor to improve connecting veterans who've experienced sexual trauma or assault...

Happy Thanksgiving, Statewide Trails Master Plan Bill Signed by Governor, A.I. Forum Recap

Let me begin by wishing you and your loved ones a healthy and happy Thanksgiving this week -- it's a time to give thanks, pause for reflection and to express our gratitude to those around us. November is also Native American Heritage Month -- let...

New Recycling Legislation Introduced, Small Business Forum on Wednesday, Mavis Falsified Invoices in Limo Case

More revelations and news relating to the Schoharie limo case were released this week, including that the Mavis shop which performed a state inspection on the limo involved in the crash falsified invoices. This upcoming week, Senator Neil Breslin, Assemblymember...

Opinion Piece on I-787, Hosting a Small Business Forum, Protecting Net Neutrality

Much of the news this week was dominated by news at the national level as the President and his administration were implicated in a constitutional crisis that led to the announcement of formal impeachment proceedings brought forth by House Speaker Nancy...

More Senseless Gun Violence, Newsletter Link, New Unelected Changemaker Episode and More

It's been an unusually busy couple of weeks here in the Capital Region — from an update in the Schoharie limousine crash story, to the new roll-out of the state's license plates that have dominated the news cycle lately. As always —...

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