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Assemblyman Goldfeder Fights for Mixed Martial Arts in New York State

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Howard Beach, Queens - Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D - Howard Beach) sponsored a bill in the Assembly (A2604-2015) to legalize and regulate professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) competitions in New York State,...

March 30, 2015
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Goldfeder Sandy Tax Relief Bill Passes Assembly

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Belle Harbor, Queens - In a move that brings victims of Sandy one step closer to relief from rising property tax rates, the New York State Assembly today passed a landmark bill introduced by Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Belle...

March 30, 2015
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Assemblyman Goldfeder Praises Passage of Mixed Martial Arts Bill by State Senate

I am pleased that the State Senate has again recognized the economic potential of legalizing and regulating Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) competition in New York State. We are currently the only state in the nation that prohibits MMA matches, depriving...

March 25, 2015
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Assemblyman Goldfeder Urges National Grid to Review Gas Installations for Plastic Pipe Suspected of Causing Harlem Blast

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Howard Beach, Queens - Following the release last week of a preliminary report by federal regulators into the 2014 gas explosion in Harlem that killed 8 people and injured 48, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D - Howard Beach) called on...

March 23, 2015
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Goldfeder Introduces Two-Year Extension to Breezy Bill to Cut Costly Red Tape for Sandy Victims

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Breezy Point, Queens - More than two years after Sandy and with many families still struggling to rebuild their homes, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D - Breezy Point) announced he has introduced legislation extending a waiver of city...

March 23, 2015
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