Engel-Led Education Funding for $5 Billion to NY Included in HEROES Act

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WASHINGTON, DC — May 14, 2020 —  Congressman Eliot Engel is pleased to announce that thanks to his efforts with the New York Congressional Delegation, New York is in line to receive an additional $5 billion in funds to help support the state’s public education system as part of the HEROES Act. Last month, Congressman Engel led the New York …

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Engel Leads NY Delegation to Provide Relief for NY Hospitals

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WASHINGTON, DC — May 11, 2020 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel led the New York House Delegation in a bipartisan letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy urging them to forgive advance Medicare payments in the next stimulus package, which provides financial support to New York hospitals treating coronavirus patients. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security …

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Engel Statement on Charges Being Brought in Ahmaud Arbery Case

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WASHINGTON, DC —May 8, 2020 — Congressman Eliot Engel issued the following statement in response to news that charges were brought in the Ahmaud Arbery case: “The video of Ahmaud Arbery being murdered was shocking and painful, but just as shocking was the manner in which the case was handled by Georgia officials up until today. “It shouldn’t take publicly …

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Engel Statement on the Disproportionate Impact of Coronavirus on Minority Communities

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Yesterday, Engel participated in Energy and Commerce Committee briefing with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on racial disparities in the current Coronavirus outbreak and pushed for more testing in minority communities WASHINGTON, DC —May 2, 2020 — Congress Eliot Engel offered the following statement after a virtual Energy and Commerce Committee briefing on the impact of coronavirus on minority …

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Fr. Brendan A. Fitzgerald, St. Barnabas Pastor, and Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large Hezi Aris on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, March 17, 2020 EST

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Participate In Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day on Radio. Call: (347) 205-9201. Listen to this broadcast “Live” or “On Demand” via the Internet … http://tobtr.com/s/11689652 WESTCHESTER, NY — Born in New York, brought up in Killarney, ordained in St. John’s Cathedral in Limerick, and moved back to the U.S.; Fr. Brendan A. Fitzgerald is now St. Barnabas Pastor, in the northeastern …

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Senator Biaggi, Mount Vernon Superintendent Dr. Hamilton, and Mount Vernon Mayor Patterson-Howard Celebrate Allocation of $1M for Mount Vernon High School Culinary Arts Program

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MOUNT VERNON, NY – February 6, 2020 — New York State Senator Alessandra Biaggi conducted a press conference today to announce the allocation of $1 million in capital funding from the 2019-2020 budget cycle for the revitalization of the Mount Vernon High School Culinary Program. She was joined by Mount Vernon Schools Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Hamilton, Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard, City …

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11 Bronx Gang Members Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Racketeering, Firearms, And Narcotics Offenses

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NEW YORK, NY — January 30, 2020 —Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Dermot F. Shea, Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”), Peter C. Fitzhugh, the Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of Homeland Security Investigations (“HSI”), and Margaret Garnett, Commissioner of the New York City Department …

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Senator Biaggi and Assemblyman Hevesi Build on Gains of 2019, and Introduce Three Bills to Support Survivors of Child Abuse and Hold Perpetrators Accountable in Court

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ALBANY, NY – January 25, 2020 — State Senator Alessandra Biaggi and Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi have introduced three pieces of legislation to support survivors of child abuse seek justice, and create meaningful accountability for individuals who endanger the welfare of children. S7247/ A9103 amends the Criminal Procedure Law to allow evidence of how a sex crime victim first disclosed the …

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As a Bronx Principal, I Witnessed Trauma on a Daily Basis. Now, I’m Running for Congress to Make My Students’ Lives Better.
By JAMAAL BOWMAN

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The majority of American children have been traumatized by the American political and economic system. And if you’re black, brown, or poor, the trauma is more pronounced. As a middle school principal in the Bronx, I personally experienced the suffering of my students and families and the secondary trauma of school staff. My school’s current PTA president lost her son …

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Senator Biaggi Introduces Bills to Protect Survivors of Domestic Abuse Against Gun Violence and Hold Repeat Offenders Accountable Bill

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ALBANY, NY – January 11, 2020 — This past week New York State Senator Alessandra Biaggi (SD-34) introduced two pieces of legislation that serve to protect survivors of domestic abuse against the threat of gun violence, and hold repeat offenders accountable for domestic violence. S7125 creates a new crime of “Domestic Violence” in the Penal Code that aligns with federal …

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