Last updated on: 10/26/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Nettie Mayersohn Biography

Title:
New York Assembly Member, 27th District
Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs and JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the ACLU. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the ACLU.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • New York Assembly Member, 27th District, (D-L-Flushing), 1982-present
  • District Leader from the 27th Assembly District-Part A, 1972-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, Center for Community Interest
  • Member, Electchester Jewish Center
  • Recipient, Legislator of the Year Award, New York State Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW)
  • Founder, Pomonok Neighborhood Center, Inc.
  • Former Executive Directo, New York State Crime Victims Board
Education:
  • BA, Queens College, 1978
Other:
  • Sponsored the Baby AIDS law and the HIV Partner Notification law
Quoted in:
  1. Should HIV Testing for Pregnant Women Be Mandatory?