Harlem’s Rep Espaillat And Tri-Caucus Members File Amicus Brief Opposing Trump’s Rule

This week, Members of the Congressional Tri-Caucus – which includes the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC), Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), and Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) – filed amicus briefs opposing the Trump Administration’s public charge rule. Continue Reading →

Rep Espaillat Honors Legacy Of Former Representative Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. In DC

Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in recognition of the unveiling of the official portrait of former Representative Adam Clayton Powell Jr.,. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Leads Members Of Congress Opposing Opic Investment Projects

Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement regarding the Overseas Private Investment Corporation’s (OPIC) consideration of two fracking projects in Argentina. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Sen. Benjamin To Host Community Forums On NYC Property Taxes From Harlem To Hollis

State Sen. Brian A. Benjamin, Chair of the Senate Budget and Revenues Committee rolled out dates for a community forum tour to discuss the inequities and inefficiencies of taxing property in New York City. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio To Stop Issuing Violations On Homeowners For Damages Caused By Street Trees

Mayor de Blasio and Speaker Heastie announced today the City will no longer issue violations to homeowners for sidewalk damage caused by City trees from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Espailat Recognizes 400th Anniversary Of Forced Arrival Of Enslaved African People

Congressman Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in recognition of the 400th anniversary of the first recorded forced arrival of enslaved African people to America. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Dan Rather, An Idealist At 87, Claims The “Fourth Estate” And Faith Will See Us Past Trump’s Transgressions. Is He Right?

By Michael McQuillan

“I wonder if you can tell us what goes through your mind when people who love this country and believe in you say, regretfully, that you should resign or be impeached?” Continue Reading →

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