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Senator Sean Ryan and Assemblymember Kimberly Jean-Pierre Successfully Push New York State to Extend Emergency Certification Program for Educators

Albany – Today, September 22, 2021, New York State Senator Sean Ryan and New York State Assemblymember Kimberly Jean-Pierre announced that the New York State Education Department (NYSED) has agreed to take action as a result of the legislators’...

Statement from Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre on Incoming Governor Kathy Hochul

“Governor Cuomo’s resignation was the right decision for New Yorkers. This moment demands principled, competent leadership and that is exactly what Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul will bring to the Executive Mansion. I have had the pleasure...

Statement from Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre

“Today is a sad day for New York. From the outset of the disturbing allegations of sexual harassment against Governor Cuomo, I have maintained how important it is for all such allegations to be taken seriously and investigated accordingly as a proper...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Participates in Roundtable to Help Combat Gun Violence on Long Island

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Wheatley Heights) announced that she attended a roundtable on Thursday, July 22, in Wyandanch with other local and state officials to discuss initiatives to prevent gun violence in Suffolk County.“The gun violence...

Jean-Pierre Elected Chair of NYS Legislative Women’s Caucus

Albany, NY – On Wednesday, June 9th, 2021, members of the Legislative Women’s Caucus of New York State elected Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Wheatley Heights) as Chair for the 2021-22 term. The Caucus is an organization of elected...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Passes Legislation to Improve Library System

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Wheatley Heights) recently announced that four bills she sponsored to improve libraries on Long Island and across the state have passed the Assembly. The legislation includes increased funds for library projects as...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Passes Legislation to Combat Housing Discrimination, Promote Equality

Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Wheatley Heights) announced that she passed a legislative package, including several bills she sponsored, cracking down on housing discrimination and promoting fair access statewide.“Every New Yorker has the...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre: National Safe Boating Week Reminds Boaters to Have Fun Safely

“The warmest months of the year are finally upon us and, for many of us here on Long Island, that means it’s time to hit the open water with family and friends. But before we sail off on new adventures, it’s important that boaters brush...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre Helps Repeal Certain COVID-19 Restrictions

“As New York’s COVID-19 metrics improve and more New Yorkers get vaccinated, we are beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel of this devastating pandemic. However, it’s important that we review the executive orders put in...

Assemblywoman Jean-Pierre, Legislator Richberg to Host COVID-19 Vaccine Forum

Suffolk County, New York – New York State Assemblywoman Kimberly Jean-Pierre (D-Wheatley Heights) and Suffolk County Legislator Jason Richberg (D-West Babylon) are joining forces to host an online forum pertaining to the COVID-19 vaccine this Thursday,...
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