News Articles

In 5 Hours of Budget Hearing, Frustration With M.T.A.- New York Times

Brooklyn Officials Back Bill Removing Guns From People Likely To Hurt Self Or Others - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Brooklyn Politicians To Hold Panel Discussion on the Importance of Women in Government - Bklyner

Lawmakers Seek Funding for Gun Violence Research Institute (Spectrum)

Brooklyn Leaders' Plead to MTA: Bring Back B71 Bus, Vital to Jobs and Seniors (Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

Gowanus Lawmakers, Community Advocates Lobby To Reopen NYCHA Community Center (Kings County Politics)

Meet the Ambassador: Jo Anne Simon to be anointed at 43rd Atlantic Antic celebration

New York State Law Recognizes Dyslexia on School IEPs (Sag Harbor Express)

Finally getting serious about educating kids with dyslexia (NY Daily News)

A Victory for School Based Health Centers, But More To Do (Gotham Gazette)

New law clears up a misunderstanding about the definition of dyslexia in public schools

5 school health clinics in Brooklyn saved for one more year (Brooklyn Eagle)

Health Center Staying At Park Slope School Next Year (The Patch)

Brooklyn officials protest state budget cuts to school health clinics (Brooklyn Eagle)

NY1: Interview with Assemblymember Simon on Gender Neutral Bill

"Lawmakers want gender-neutral terms for police, firefighters"

Legislators Seek to Make References to Cops, Firefighters Gender Neutral in Law (Times Union)

Brooklyn Historical Society opens first offsite gallery in DUMBO (Brooklyn Eagle)

State can take lead in research to prevent gun violence (Times Union)

New Service Animal Guide is Now Available (NY Law Journal)