Democratic Attorney General Nominee Letitia “Tish” James Vows to Investigate E-Cigarette Companies that Advertise to Teens and Children

NEW YORK -- With the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announcement earlier this year that teen use of electronic cigarettes had reached “epidemic” proportions, Democratic Attorney General nominee Letitia “Tish” James today vowed to investigate and take legal action against manufacturers who use deceptive advertisements to target children.

Democratic Attorney General Nominee Letitia “Tish” James Announces Plan to Rehabilitate Zombie Properties

NEW YORK -- Today, Democratic Attorney General nominee Letitia “Tish” James announced her plan to rehabilitate so-called “zombie homes,” vacant structures stuck in the foreclosure process that plague communities around New York. She was joined -- in front of a former zombie home undergoing renovations in East Patchogue, Long Island -- by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, who has been instrumental in restoring these homes, Assemblymember Kimberly Jean-Pierre, and Suffolk County Legislator Monica Martinez.