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Assemblymember Pamela Harris Calls for Unity to Help Put an End to Senseless Gun Violence

“I send my deepest condolences and prayers to the loved ones of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and the law enforcement officers who lost their lives to gun violence last week. As a woman of color and former member of the law enforcement community,...

July 11, 2016
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Assemblymember Harris: On the Fourth of July, Let’s Celebrate Our American Values

The Fourth of July is a great occasion to spend time with family and friends, watch fireworks and enjoy barbecues, but it’s also about more than that. On Independence Day, we come together to honor the birth of our nation and remember what it means...

June 27, 2016
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Assemblymember Pamela Harris to Host Two Reduced Fare MetroCard Events

Assemblymember Pamela Harris (D-Brooklyn) announced that she is hosting two reduced fare MetroCard events for seniors 65 years of age or older. Applicants only need to bring a valid proof of age, such as a driver’s license, Medicare card or birth...

June 17, 2016
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Assemblymember Harris’ Bill to Extend Paid Family Leave to Construction Workers Passes Assembly

Assemblymember Pamela Harris (D-Brooklyn) announced legislation she authored to extend the paid family leave program to include employees in the construction industry passed the Assembly (A.10680). “Passing paid family...

June 16, 2016
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