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Adriano Espaillat

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #AbolishICE

#AbolishICE is a viable plan and I'm proud to join @repmarkpocan @RepJayapal to introduce #AbolishICE legislation after July 4th that would make this a reality. https://t.co/mXZg0JVQyF via @voxdotcom — Adriano Espaillat (@RepEspaillat) June 29, 2018 We invite you to…

Manhattan BP votes no to Inwood rezoning | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen The BP is not OK with the plan. Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer has issued her recommendation to the City Planning Commission (CPC) on the proposed Inwood rezoning, voting no with conditions. In her April 26…

“This is personal for me” | Manhattan Times

Story and photos by Sherry Mazzocchi Video by Sherry Mazzocchi and Michael Scully It was not just any Sunday stroll. U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat took elected officials and community members on a walking tour this Sun., Mar. 18th of…

Revisiting the Inwood rezoning | Manhattan Times

BY Sherry Mazzocchi In a sweeping presentation to a packed auditorium, Congressman Adriano Espaillat reiterated support for “truly affordable housing” in Inwood. Espaillat convened the town hall on Mon., Mar. 12th at the Washington Heights Academy. The Congressman, who…

Commit to 5000 Units | Manhattan Times

By Rep. Adriano Espaillat In 2016, the city of New York built or preserved 21,963 affordable apartments, making it the best year for advancing affordable housing the city has seen in decades. While our city’s progress on this important…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #ChisholminUSCapitol

1st African-American Congresswoman. Founding member of @OfficialCBC. 1st major-party and 1st African-American candidate to bid for the U.S. presidency. Now, let's make her the 1st African-American Congresswoman with a statue in @uscapitol. #ChisholminUSCapitol pic.twitter.com/VuovMANIh8 — Adriano Espaillat (@RepEspaillat) January…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week

I will NOT be attending the inauguration for @realDonaldTrump! — Adriano Espaillat (@RepEspaillat) January 15, 2017 A few days ago, Rep. Adriano Espaillat made many of his constituents extremely happy by refusing to attend the inauguration/coronation of you know…

Llegó Espaillat | Manhattan Times

Dominican-American takes oath in D.C. Story by Sherry Mazzocchi Photos by Emmanuel Abreu It is a fight for the soul of our nation. That is what Adriano Espaillat, who was sworn in as U.S. Representative for the 13th Congressional…