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Assembly District 3
Map & Offices
Apr 12, 2022
DeStefano Reacts to State’s Late Budget
Apr 9, 2022
“This year’s budget is just as disappointing as any other, aside from the fact it’s over a week late,” said DeStefano. “The Majority in Albany has shown that the tax-and-spend mentality is not coming to an end anytime soon....
DeStefano: Fix Our Infrastructure
Mar 8, 2022
“Today I joined my colleagues to call for an increase in funding for local infrastructure. It is clear by the current conditions of our roads that New York’s infrastructure is rapidly deteriorating. The Long Island Expressway is in desperate...
DeStefano Reacts To Termination Of NYC Workers
Feb 16, 2022
“I couldn’t be more disappointed to see that nearly 1,500 New York City municipal workers were fired over a senseless mandate,” said DeStefano. “Terminating employees simply because they chose not to get vaccinated is crossing...
DeStefano Reacts to Hochul’s Budget Address
Jan 18, 2022
“Gov. Hochul’s budget address was rather disappointing, vague and, yet again, left many of us searching for answers. One thing is clear, New York has a spending problem. Every year the budget grows larger and larger, without additional revenue...
DeStefano Joins Call For Action
Jan 11, 2022
Assemblyman Joe DeStefano (R,C,I-Medford) is pleased to join his Minority colleagues to call for greater anti-crime measures. New York is currently facing a rise in crime including a 46.7 percent increase in murders from 2019 to 2020. In that same year,...
DeStefano Reacts to Hochul’s State of the State Address
Jan 5, 2022
“Gov. Hochul’s State of the State Address was just like every other; a pep talk full of platitudes. With so many questions New Yorkers have, we are entering year three of this pandemic with very few answers. That was a missed opportunity by...
DeStefano: Judiciary Report Provides Validation
Nov 22, 2021
“The Assembly Judiciary report only validates what we already knew; former Gov. Cuomo lied to New Yorkers, harassed multiple women and abused his office for personal profit. His refusal to comply with the Assembly investigation speaks volumes. Now...
DeStefano on the Eviction Moratorium
Sep 1, 2021
“Today’s decision to extend the eviction moratorium without a way to streamline rent relief just shows the lack of competence and leadership in Albany,” said DeStefano. “Landlords and tenants have struggled to make ends meet over...
DeStefano: Great Day For New York
Aug 24, 2021
“Today is a great day for New York. Disgraced former Gov. Cuomo is gone. My sincere hope is that the corruption, cover-ups and scandals are also gone with Gov. Hochul now leading our state,” said DeStefano. “History was made today as...
Shed The Meds
May 26, 2022
New York State Assembly’s 2022 Summer Reading Challenge - Oceans of Possibilities
May 24, 2022
Jan 27, 2022
Assemblyman Joe DeStefano, in partnership with the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office, will be holding several Shed-the-Meds events in the upcoming months. These events are a great opportunity to dispose of unwanted medication safely. Disposing of...
Protecting Us and Our Environment
Nov 29, 2021
Sign Up To Become A First Responder!
Oct 27, 2021
Mobile Mammogram Screening
Sep 2, 2021
Head to the Long Island Job Fair
Aug 18, 2021
2021 Legislative Update
Jul 28, 2021
Quick Guide to the Budget
May 17, 2021
2021 Legislative Survey
Apr 9, 2021