As part of my community engagement platform, I promised to provide a regular weekly update on what’s happening up in Albany.

You can always email me directly at if you have any other questions, ideas, or want more information about what’s happening in Albany or the district.

*Session Week Seventeen*


Remember that you can watch sessions live on the NYS Senate website and follow along with session proceedings on the official NY Senate Twitter.

This week was a three-day session week, and 108 bills were passed including one that I sponsored and eleven that I cosponsored.

Other bills include:

Committee Meetings

This week, I sat on the committee for Finance. In this meeting, I voted on a number of important bills, including two of my own that I hope to see on the Senate floor soon.


In the Finance committee, we passed forty-one bills including the following:

Thanks for reading! As always, you can email me directly at or call my office as 718–238–6044.




NYS Senator, District 22.

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