LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Resolution For A Green New Deal
RACHEL MAFURU

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Dear Editor, THE BRONX, NY — FEBRUARY 24, 2019 — I am very worried about how the rest of my life on this Earth is going to play out. I fear that at the rate we are going, there will not be an Earth for long. The Earth is getting warmer and warmer, and our government is doing nothing to …

eHeziLETTER TO THE EDITOR: Resolution For A Green New Deal
RACHEL MAFURU

Statement From Bronx Borough President Diaz Regarding The New York State Reproductive Health Act

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THE BRONX, NY — January 17, 2019 — “For far too long women in New York State have not had the right to make their own choices about their healthcare sufficiently protected and codified into law. Thankfully, that is set to change. I support New York’s Reproductive Health Act and believe that it is a critical step forward in both …

eHeziStatement From Bronx Borough President Diaz Regarding The New York State Reproductive Health Act

Bronx Man Convicted in White Plains Federal Court in Connection With Fatal Carjackings of Two Livery Cab Drivers in Yonkers

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — September 8, 2018 — Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced on Friday, September 7, 2018, that Tyrone Felder, a/k/a “Man Man,” was found guilty of participating in the fatal carjackings of two livery cab drivers: Maodo Kane, who was killed in The Bronx on August 5, 2014, …

eHeziBronx Man Convicted in White Plains Federal Court in Connection With Fatal Carjackings of Two Livery Cab Drivers in Yonkers

Showcase Cinemas Re-Opens Concourse Plaza Multiplex Cinemas

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Launches Limited Time 5-5-5 Deal! Bronx Movie-Goers Can Once Again Enjoy the Latest Blockbuster Films THE BRONX, NY — August 25,  2018 — Showcase Cinemas announced that renovations at Concourse Plaza Multiplex Cinemas located at 214 E 161st Street, Bronx, NY 10451 have been completed. The theatre re-opened on Friday, August 24th. To celebrate the re-opening, Showcase Cinemas launched a 5-5-5 …

eHeziShowcase Cinemas Re-Opens Concourse Plaza Multiplex Cinemas

Statement From Bronx Borough President Diaz

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RE: PR Gov. Ricardo Rossello $15-Per-Hour Minimum Wage for Public Works THE BRONX, NY — August 3, 2018 — “With the devastation that Hurricane Maria left behind, this increase in wages for public construction workers in Puerto Rico is a big victory for the people who rebuilding the island,” said Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. “While Puerto Rico continues …

eHeziStatement From Bronx Borough President Diaz

Engel Statement on Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination to the Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON, DC — July 9, 2018 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel issued the following statement: “Unsurprisingly, the President has chosen another regressive ideologue to serve on the Supreme Court in Brett Kavanaugh. Over the course of a career that can only be described as hyper-partisan, Kavanaugh has demonstrated a history of anti-women, anti-labor, anti-consumer views, and his ultra-conservatism could turn …

eHeziEngel Statement on Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination to the Supreme Court

Engel Statement on the Retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy

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WASHINGTON, DC — June 27, 2018 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel released the following statement: “Justice Anthony Kennedy has served on the United States Supreme Court for thirty years and though I have often disagreed with him, he has sometimes been an important check on many of the far-right voices on the court. He provided critical opinions in cases that …

eHeziEngel Statement on the Retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy

Congressman Engel Handsomely Outdistances Democrat Party Hopefuls to Win Primary Contest
By HEZI ARIS

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YONKERS, NY — June 27, 2018 — Voters residing in Congressional District 16 cast their ballots for Rep. Eliot Engel in yesterday’s Democrat Party primary. The numbers gave expression to the sentiment of 719 of 732 districts reporting the votes cast for each: Eliot Engel: 20,394 Jonathan Lewis: 4,468 Joyce Briscoe: 1,551 Derickson Lawrence 1,150 The exuberant numbers of votes cast for …

eHeziCongressman Engel Handsomely Outdistances Democrat Party Hopefuls to Win Primary Contest
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Engel Cosponsors Keep Families Together Act to End Family Separation at the Border

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WASHINGTON, DC – June 19, 2018 — Congressman Eliot Engel, who today called for the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, is an original cosponsor of H.R. 6135, the Keep Families Together Act, legislation just introduced to prohibit the Trump Administration from separating families at the border. The Keep Families Together Act would ban the Department of …

eHeziEngel Cosponsors Keep Families Together Act to End Family Separation at the Border