Schumer, Espaillat Call To Preserve East Harlem’s Lakeview Apartments Complex

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer and Rep. Adriano Espaillat today called on the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to preserve affordability for hundreds of units at Lakeview Apartments, one of the last remaining Mitchell-Lama developments in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Introduces ICE And CBP Body Camera Legislation

Yesterday, Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in support of his legislation to require U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers to wear body cameras when on duty: Continue Reading →

Congressman Espaillat Recognizes Designation Of the Honorable Rolando T. Acosta

Today, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in recognition of the Honorable Rolando T. Acosta, Associate Justice of the Appellate Division, First Judicial Department of the Supreme Court of the State of New York on becoming the first Dominican-American judge to sit by designation in the highest court of New York State. Continue Reading →

Congressman Adriano Espaillat Slams Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky For Harlem

Today, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement and letter to Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky following the company’s announcement of local-led tours through the Harlem neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Testifies Before The House Committee

“Chairman Hal Rogers, Ranking Member Nita Lowey:

“Thank you for allowing me to testify during today’s subcommittee hearing to lay out my priorities as they relate to State and Foreign Operations. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Slams GOP’s ‘Pay More For Less’ Trumpcare

Congressman Adriano Espaillat slammed Republicans ‘Pay More For Less’ repeal bill after the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a report detailing the consequences of the GOP plan. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Statement On Russia Hearing

U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement during today’s House Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on Russia’s interference in American democracy. Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Statement on GOP ACA Repeal Bill

Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement today in opposition to the Republican proposed bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat Celebrates Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month and Harlem U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in commemoration of women’s achievement throughout the history of our nation.  Continue Reading →

Reps Espaillat And Schneider Introduced Legislation To Close Guns Loophole

Congressman Adriano Espaillat and Congressman Brad Schneider today announced the introduction of legislation to close the “ghost guns” loophole which allows purchasers to avoid federal background checks by buying unassembled firearms online. Continue Reading →