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Weprin Statement on Proposed Changes to NYC’s Specialized High Schools

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin issued the following statement regarding the admissions process for New York City’s Specialized High Schools: "After scrutinizing the text of the amended legislation to change the admissions process for New...

Assemblyman David Weprin Statement on Proposed Changes to NYC’s Specialized High Schools

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David Weprin issued the following statement on the proposed plan to change the admissions process for New York City’s Specialized High Schools: "I am disappointed to see that the proposal to change the admissions process...

Weprin, Gottfried Call for Passage of Clean Adoptee Rights Bill

Albany, New York – Assemblymembers David I. Weprin, Richard N. Gottfried, Robert C. Carroll, Rebecca A. Seawright, Fred W. Thiele, Jr., Karl Brabenec, and Mark Johns joined advocates from the New York Adoptee Rights Coalition, New York Statewide Adoption...

Assembly Passes Weprin Anti-Hazing Bill

Albany, New York – Assemblyman David I. Weprin (D – Fresh Meadows, Richmond Hill) announced passage of legislation prohibiting physical contact or activity in any organization's initiating ceremony. Introduced in 2014, after the hazing death of Michael...

Weprin and Grodenchik Condemn Anti-Semitic, Hateful Graffiti at the Holliswood Hospital

Holliswood, New York – On Friday, Assemblyman David I. Weprin and Councilman Barry S. Grodenchik joined religious clergy, residents, and concerned community advocates for a press conference condemning newly found hateful and anti-Semitic graffiti at the...

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