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Assemblymember Harris Appointed Chair of the Assembly Subcommittee on Outreach and Oversight of Senior Citizen Programs

Assemblymember Pamela Harris (D-Brooklyn) announced she has been appointed chair of the Assembly Subcommittee on Outreach and Oversight of Senior Citizen Programs. “This positon presents a terrific opportunity for me to stand up for the people...

April 26, 2017
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Assemblymember Harris Works to Protect New York’s Environment for Generations to Come with New Legislation

Assemblymember Pamela Harris (D-Brooklyn) announced she helped pass a series of bills designed to protect the environment in recognition of Earth Day, which was April 22. “Earth Day is a reminder that each and every one of us must do our part to...

April 25, 2017
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Assemblymember Harris: State Budget Provides Much-Needed Raise for Direct Care Workers and Support Staff

“Direct care workers dedicate their lives to looking after New Yorkers who aren’t able to care for themselves. Sadly, many are forced to leave the field due to low wages, putting our most vulnerable community members at risk of losing the quality...

April 12, 2017
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Assemblymember Harris Secures Funding for the Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island

Assemblymember Pamela Harris (D-Brooklyn) announced that she secured $52,000 for the Jewish Community Council of Greater Coney Island (JCCGCI). The funding will be used to support the organization’s senior programs. “Our community’s seniors rely...

April 10, 2017
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Assemblymember Harris: State Budget Helps Keep Families and Seniors in Their Homes

Assemblymember Pamela Harris (D-Brooklyn) announced that the 2017-18 state budget includes substantial investments in affordable housing and protections for tenants so that more New Yorkers can stay in their homes. “The costs of living in...

April 8, 2017
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