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Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz Joins “Immigrant Day of Action”

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Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings), joined hundreds of advocates, elected officials and allies in Albany today to rally support for the 2015 Immigrant Equality Agenda, a list of ten priorities for New York’s immigrant community developed in...

March 3, 2015
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Statement of Assistant Speaker Felix W. Ortiz on Bulletproof Vests for NYPD Officers

“I want to applaud Mayor Bill deBlasio for requesting new bulletproof vests for our city’s police officers. As part of his proposed budget, the Mayor is asking for $7.3 million to upgrade 13,000 bulletproof vests, fulfilling his administration’s...

February 10, 2015
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Assembly Member Felix W. Ortiz Appointed Assistant Speaker

Brooklyn Assembly Member Felix W. Ortiz (D-Kings) has been named to serve as Assistant Speaker of the New York State Assembly by Speaker Carl E. Heastie (D-Bronx). Assembly Member Ortiz becomes the first Hispanic to hold the title in Assembly...

February 5, 2015
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February 26, 2015
Assemblyman Ortiz discusses legislation that will protect consumers from unfair surge pricing. A03472