- DISTRICT: 75
- REGION: New York City
- GOVERNMENT BODY: New York State Assembly
- YEAR: 2020
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Assemblymember Richard Gottfried is running for reelection to Assembly District 75. He has represented his district since first being elected in 1970. On the 2019 State Environmental Scorecard, Gottfried received a perfect 100%. As chair of the Health Committee, Gottfried has helped enact legislation that eliminates harmful chemicals from consumer products, prevents pollution in daycare centers and schools, as well as protecting the quality of New York’s water by the reduction in lead and chemical pollution. He is committed to increasing funding for mass transit, and transitioning to a completely carbon-neutral energy grid for New York.