Press Releases

Simotas Statement on the Mass Shooting at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life Synagogue

Assemblymember Simotas Calls on State Gaming Commission to Reject MGM’s Purchase of Empire City Casino and Yonkers Raceway

Residential Gas and Electric Customers Will Be Protected from Overcharges Under New Law Sponsored by Assemblymember Aravella Simotas

Assemblymember Aravella Simotas and Up-Stand Kick-Off World Breastfeeding Week and Urge Support for Family Accommodations Bill

Assemblymember Simotas Files Formal Opposition to Proposed Gag Rule on Title X Health Clinic Funding

Assemblymember Simotas Announces Assembly Passage of Her Legislation to Increase Protections for Sexual Assault Survivors

Simotas Honors Astoria 8th Graders for Their Essays Commemorating National African American History Month

Simotas Announces Assembly Passage of Her Bill to Guarantee Insurance Coverage of In-Vitro Fertilization

Simotas & Maloney Celebrate Women’s History

Assemblymember Aravella Simotas Announces Assembly Passage of Her Legislation to Fight Pay Discrimination

Assemblymember Simotas’ Rape Kit Preservation Bill Included in the 2018 Budget and is Now Law

Assemblymember Aravella Simotas Urges U.S. Commerce Department to Reject the Push to Add a Citizenship Status Question to the Upcoming 2020 Census

Elected Officials Invite the Western Queens Community to Their Annual Celebration Commemorating Greek Independence

Simotas: New Legislation to Provide Tax Relief to Any Small Business Hurt by MTA Subway Station Maintenance Work and Closures or Other State and Local Infrastructure Projects

Assemblymember Aravella Simotas Calls on the MTA to Remove its Massive Illuminated Billboard on the Astoria Blvd Elevated Station

Assemblymember Simotas Advocates for Her Legislation to Preserve Rape Kits and Increase Protections for Sexual Assault Survivors

Simotas Says Astoria Subway Station Construction Closures are a Recipe for Disaster and the MTA Must Change its Focus to Improve Service and Accessibility

Assemblymember Simotas Introduces Legislation to Require Places of Entertainment to Provide “Family Accommodations”

Simotas and Hoylman, Joined By Consumer Groups, Call on Procter & Gamble to Change Packaging of Toxic Tide Pods

State Assemblymember Aravella Simotas Announces Investment of $1 Million for Three New Treatment Units at Mount Sinai Queens