STATEMENT FROM BOROUGH PRESIDENT GIBSON ON NY STATE SUPREME COURT STRIKING DOWN MUNICIPAL VOTING LAW FOR NON-CITIZENS

“Today`s ruling by the New York State Supreme Court is beyond disappointing. Last year, elected officials and advocates rallied together to support municipal voting rights for immigrant New Yorkers who have too often been excluded from the electoral process despite their overwhelming contributions to our city. Every New Yorker deserves to have a say in…