Press Releases

Assemblymember Rosenthal Condemns Failure of New York State Senate to Pass Marriage Equality Legislation

New York, NY – New York State Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF, Manhattan), a staunch same-sex marriage advocate, condemned the failure of the New York State Senate to pass marriage equality legislation. The Senate’s vote occurred only hours...

Join Linda in the NY Cares Coat Drive This Winter!

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) is partnering with one of New York City’s leading charitable organizations, New York Cares, to participate in its annual coat drive. Throughout December, Assemblymember Rosenthal’s district office...

Assemblymember Rosenthal: Public Authorities Reform Bill Will Bring Oversight and Accountability to State Government

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D, WFP-Manhattan) announced the New York State Assembly passed legislation to enact sweeping public authorities reform, stepping up accountability and shedding new light on the more than 700 public authorities operating...

Rosenthal-Sponsored Bill Relating to Police Training on Animal Cruelty Laws Signed Into Law

New York, NY – Governor David Paterson last week signed legislation sponsored by Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) authorizing the Municipal Police Training Council to recommend rules regarding the development and dissemination of written...

Assemblymember Rosenthal to Host Medicare Open Enrollment Information Session at JASA

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda Rosenthal will be hosting a free informational seminar on the open enrollment period for Medicare and several Medicare Savings Programs on Tuesday, November 17, 2009. The forum will be held at JASA at 120 West 76th...

Rosenthal-Sponsored Bill Relating to Violence Against Women Signed Into Law

New York, NY – Legislation sponsored by Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) prohibiting the State from forcing victims of domestic violence to contact their abusers in order to receive State services was signed into law recently by Governor...

Upper West Side Saves Big With First-Ever NYSERDA-Supported Shared Savings CHP Program

New York, NY – The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Eleven Riverside Drive Corp. today unveiled a breakthrough for green living in New York City. Eleven Riverside Drive has partnered with NYSERDA in developing...

Rosenthal Bill Ensures Social Services Recipients Receive Critical Sexual Assault Information

New York, NY – Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF, Manhattan) and State Senator Daniel Squadron announced that yesterday Governor Paterson signed into law a bill (A.3378/S.4077) requiring local social service districts to inform all people applying...

Assemblymember Rosenthal Appointed Chair of Assembly Mitchell-Lama Housing Subcommittee

New York, NY – New York State Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF, Manhattan) was appointed Chair of the Assembly’s Mitchell-Lama Housing Subcommittee on June 1st. This subcommittee oversees issues pertaining to the Mitchell-Lama program in New...

Town Meeting on Mayoral Control & the New York City Public Schools

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal Announces a School Program to Hold a Butterfly Contest to Vote for a New York State Butterfly

News from Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal - Fall 2007

Assemblymembers Urge Governor to Sign Public Housing Shelter Allowance Bill