Councilwoman Jessica Lappin

Separation of church and state

Church And State Battle Brewing As NYC Mulls Kicking Worship Services Out Of Schools

Since 2002, churches in New York City have been holding worship services in public school buildings. But that’s about to come to an end and religious leaders are upset.


Jessica Lappin and Christine Quinn discuss the bill at a news conference (Photo/William Alatriste)

City Council Takes Aim At Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Councilwoman Jessica Lappin, has sponsored a bill aimed at facilities she charged were nothing more than anti-choice centers masquerading as health clinics.