Tony Avella, Democrat for State Senate 

Tony Avella is an independent leader who has delivered for Queens families as Council Member and State Senator. A proven reformer, State Senator Tony Avella has helped transform Albany by passing four on-time state budgets and implementing a state-wide universal full day Pre-Kindergarten program. As State Senator, he brought critical financial resources back to the 11th Senatorial District by securing over three million dollars for our schools, parks, public transportation and senior centers. He has long fought against irresponsible overdevelopment that continues to threaten the residential character of our neighborhoods. He successfully championed tax relief for renters, small homeowners and co-op and condo owners.