Albany Times Union Op-Ed: Take Next SMART Step To Ending Marijuana Prohibition

published by Andrew - June 13th, 2017

New York – Today, in an op-ed published in the Albany Times Union, Senator Krueger and Assembly Member Crystal Peoples-Stokes argue that New York should end the failed approach of marijuana prohibition, and enact rational drug policy through the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act. Full text of the op-ed can be read below. CONTINUE READING

Statement From Senator Krueger On Assembly Passage Of “Boss Bill”

published by Andrew - June 12th, 2017

Albany – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today, after the passage in the Assembly of legislation known as the Boss Bill (S3791/A566), which would ban employers from discriminating against employees on the basis of their personal reproductive health decisions. The legislation is sponsored by Sen. Krueger in the Senate and Assembly Member Ellen Jaffee in the Assembly: CONTINUE READING

State Senate Passes Maternal Depression Treatment Bill

published by Andrew - June 7th, 2017

Albany – Today the State Senate unanimously passed S4000, sponsored by Senator Liz Krueger, which would improve treatment options for women diagnosed with maternal depression. The bill is carried in the Assembly by Assembly Member Diana C. Richardson (A8308).

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Statement From Senator Krueger On Guilty Plea From Landlord Steven Croman

published by Andrew - June 6th, 2017

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today following the guilty plea of Manhattan landlord Steven Croman for mortgage and tax fraud: CONTINUE READING

Liz’s Community Bulletin – June 2017

published by Andrew - June 5th, 2017

Liz’s Community Bulletin for June is available here! You can download it as a PDF, or view it here. CONTINUE READING