From Laurie Cumbo’s website
New York City Council Laurie A. Cumbo represents the 35th District in Brooklyn, which includes the neighborhoods of Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Crown Heights, Prospect Heights, and Bedford Stuyvesant. Ms. Cumbo currently serves as Chair of the Women’s Issues Committee and has been an aggressive champion of women’s workforce equality including gender pay equity, parental rights and reproductive rights.
Ms. Cumbo is a member of several other Council committees including Youth Services; Finance; Cultural Affairs, Libraries, and International Intergroup Relations; Public Housing; and Higher Education. She is also a member of the Women’s Caucus; the Black, Latino, and Asian Caucus; and the Jewish Caucus.