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Pheffer Amato Successfully Defends “Rockaway Rebate:” “Next Year, We Must Make the Bridge Free for All”

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Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato (D-Rockaway) today thanked Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, Governor Andrew Cuomo and the Leadership of both houses “for their leadership in continuing, for another year, the ‘Rockaway Rebate,’” which reimburses...

April 11, 2017
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Pheffer Amato on Education Budget: “Best in a Very Long Time”

This past Sunday, April 9th, the New York State budget negotiation process was finally completed, with the Assembly, the Senate and the Governor coming to an agreement on the budget. By the end of Sunday, both houses had passed the 2017-2018 budget...

April 11, 2017
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Pheffer Amato on Home Health Care Workers Aid Increase: “This Is About Us, Our Community, and Our Caregivers”

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This past Sunday, April 9th, the New York State budget negotiation process was finally completed, with the Assembly, the Senate and the Governor coming to an agreement on the budget. By the end of Sunday, both houses had passed the 2017-2018 budget...

April 11, 2017
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Statement by Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato on Support of Two-Month Budget Extender

"Because a new budget deal could not be reached by this past Friday, today I am voting to pass a two-month extension of the current FY budget. "Our government employs about a quarter million hard-working men and women, and those people have...

April 3, 2017
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Pheffer Amato Arranges for Corps of Engineers to Move 80-Foot Beam from Bungalow Bar Back Out to Sea

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This past Tuesday, March 28th, at the urging of Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato, the US Army Corps of Engineers towed an 80-foot beam that had become lodged in the shoreline back out to sea. The beam had gotten snagged and had been partially...

April 3, 2017
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