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Assemblyman Francisco Moya’s Statement on the DREAM Act’s Progress This Session

“Although I am deeply disappointed that the DREAM Act failed to become a reality this year, I am heartened by the significant progress we’ve made. We were able to secure the unmitigated support of the Assembly two times over, the majority of votes...

June 23, 2014
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Fixing New York’s Broken Benefit System: Assembly Passes Critical Reforms to NY’s Partial Unemployment Insurance System

Assemblyman Francisco P. Moya (D-Jackson Heights) is the lead sponsor of A.7278-a/S.6572, a piece of legislation that seeks to repair New York’s broken partial unemployment insurance...

June 20, 2014
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Ahead of Father's Day, Assemblyman Moya Calls on His Colleagues to Support the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project

Between 2005 and 2010, more than 7,000 New York City children who are U.S. citizens lost a parent to deportation. For the children who are left behind, the deportation of a parent has serious health and educational effects. Children who've lost a...

June 13, 2014
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Washington State DREAM Act Takes Effect. Why Can’t New York Do the Same?

Assemblyman Francisco Moya (D-Jackson Heights), the lead sponsor of the New York DREAM Act, issued the following statement on the occasion of the Washington State DREAM Act taking effect: “Today, the Washington State DREAM Act takes effect....

June 12, 2014
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ICYMI: The Times-Union Endorses Moya’s Construction Insurance Transparency Act

Earlier this week, the Editorial Board of The Times-Union provided a strong argument for Assemblyman Francisco Moya’s Construction Insurance Transparency Act. Additionally, they called on lawmakers to leave the Scaffold Law intact, saying...

June 11, 2014
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