Senate Judiciary Chair Hoylman Calls On Mayor de Blasio To Stop Arresting Peaceful Protesters

Over the past week, hundreds of peaceful protesters in New York City have been violently attacked by law enforcement and denied their constitutional rights as they demonstrated in the name of racial justice. Continue Reading →

NY State Senate Takes Initial Steps To Address COVID-19 Housing Affordability Crisis

In the past two days, the New York State Senate passed six pieces of legislation to begin to address the housing affordability crisis and other housing-related hardships brought on by COVID-19. Continue Reading →

Senator Hoylman Announces New Legislation To Collect Data On COVID-19’s Impact On NY’s LGBTQ Community

Today, Senator Brad Hoylman announced new legislation to require New York State to collect and maintain data related to the sexual orientation and gender identity of New Yorkers diagnosed with COVID-19. Continue Reading →

Senator Hoylman’s Legislation Allowing Restaurants And Bars To Offer Alcoholic Beverages For Take-Out And Delivery As Crisis Ends

Today, Senator Brad Hoylman announced new legislation that would continue to allow bars and restaurants to offer wine, beer and cocktails for take-out and delivery for two years after the current State of Emergency ends. Continue Reading →