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Assemblyman Braunstein Announces Womenís History Month Art Contest Winner

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Assemblyman Edward C. Braunstein (D-Bayside) announced the winner of his annual Womenís History Month Art Contest, which required participants to draw a picture of a New York woman who they admire. The winner of this yearís contest is Joyce Zheng,...

April 25, 2018
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Legislation to Prohibit Sexual Contact Between Police Officers and Individuals in Custody Signed into Law

Assemblyman Edward C. Braunstein (D-Bayside) announced that Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed into law legislation he proposed that would establish an incapacity to consent when a person is detained or otherwise in the custody of a law enforcement...

April 16, 2018
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Assemblyman Braunstein and Council Member Vallone Call on Department of Education to Allow Principals the Discretion to Lock School Entrances from the Outside

The tragic mass shooting in Parkland, Florida in February has sparked a national conversation about school safety. Here in Queens, like in the rest of the country, this issue is the primary topic of discussion among members of the educational...

March 28, 2018
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