Press Releases

Praise in the Park event brings different faiths together through music

Comptroller Stringer, Senator Benjamin, Assemblymember Blake Propose State Legislation to Ban Commercial Bail in New York State

Statement from Assembly Member Michael A. Blake on the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassination

Minority Legislators: US Census Creating Great Harm with Approval to Ask Citizenship Question

Statement in Support of the Housing Rights Initiative Against the Kushner Companies


Statement from Assembly Member Michael Blake

Statement on International Women's Day 2018: #TIMEISNOW

Celebrating Dominican Republic Independence

Statement on the Lunar New Year

Blake calls on Assembly to Provide $250,000 Grant for Institute for Family Health/Bronx

Statement on Proposed New Jail in the Bronx

Statement on Shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida

N.Y. Assembly Majority Introduced Comprehensive Criminal Justice Reform Package

Transit Riders and Legislators Rally in Albany, Demand Funds to Fix the Subway in This Year's State Budget

Statement on Ravi Ragbir

Statement on Andrew Kearse

Statement on New York Assembly Passage of the DREAM Act

Statement on Governor Cuomo's, Governor Roselló's and Bronx elected officials' leadership in Puerto Rico's Rebuilding Efforts

Statement from Assembly Member Michael Blake