Keeping You Informed

Transgender Medicaid Exclusion Letter

Andrew Cuomo, GovernorExecutive ChamberState CapitolAlbany, NY 12224 Howard Zucker, MD, JD, Acting CommissionerNew York State Department of HealthCorning TowerEmpire State PlazaAlbany, NY 12237 Dear Governor Cuomo and Commissioner Zucker: I write...

Old Chelsea Air Rights Sale Letter

Pat DonahoePostmaster General United States Postal Service 475 L’Enfant Plaza SW Washington, D.C. 20260-0010 Dear Postmaster General Donahoe: As the New York State Assembly Member who represents the Chelsea area in Manhattan, I write to protest...

M11 Increased Service Request Letter to MTA

Amending Birth Certificates to Correct Gender

Assembly Member Richard Gottfried's November Community Update

November Albany Update

Union Square Park Letter #2 from EPOs to Mayor de Blasio

Pedestrian Safety

Manhattan West Text Amendment

Notice of Public Hearing - Legislation to Allow Adoptees to Access their Original Birth Certificate

Newsletter from Assembly Member Richard Gottfried - December 2013

How My Community Office Can Help You Ayuda en Espanol – Mire Adentro December, 2013

2014 New York City Parking Calendar

Notice of Public Hearings - Medical Marijuana Legislation

Assemblymember Richard N. Gottfried Is Fighting to Protect Your Quality of Life

Environment Update

Dear Friend: We have an obligation to be responsible stewards of the Earth, and to leave our children and grandchildren with a planet that is clean, healthy, and sustainable. Because I know you share this concern, I want to give you an update about...

Education Update

Dear Friend: You and I share a deep appreciation for New York's public colleges and universities, and we want them to continue to open promising avenues of achievement for students. My mother and father - children of immigrants - earned their...

Animal Issues

Dear Friend: Because of the concern we share for animal welfare issues, I want to update you on what I have been doing in Albany. I am a co-sponsor of a number of bills that provide greater protections for companion, farm, work, and wild animals...


Dear Friend: Because of the concern we share for environmental issues, I want to update you on what I have been doing to oppose hydraulic fracturing for the extraction of oil and gas, both as an individual legislator and as chair of the Assembly Health...

DOMA Ruling

Dear Friend: This is a great day for justice! The U.S. Supreme Court's decisions striking down a section of the federal mis-named "Defense of Marriage Act" (DOMA) and rejecting the effort to uphold California's anti-marriage Proposition 8 are...