Welcome Letter

Welcome to my New York State Assembly Web page.

As Speaker of the Assembly, I am committed to advancing the interests of our state to help families thrive. By working together to create jobs through a strong education system, we can build a stronger, healthier and more vibrant New York.

I encourage you to visit this page often to stay up to date on the issues and legislation that affect you and your community.

Thank you for visiting, and please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns you might have.


June 14, 2016
Speaker Heastie spoke on a resolution in remembrance of the victims of the tragic shooting in an Orlando nightclub targeting the LGBT community. "We mourn the loss of these innocent lives whose only crime was living life on their own terms…As New Yorker's we must do what we do best and that's to continue fighting to protect every citizen against bigotry and intolerance in all of its forms," said the Speaker. K1563