L to R: Damani Corbin, Simon Green Sr., Senators Kevin Parker, George Ball, Bob McCullough. state Senator Bill Perkins, Jeet Jaikissoon, Fred Crawford, Crystal Crawford, state Senator Adriano Espraillat

L to R: Damani Corbin, Simon Green Sr., Senators Kevin Parker, George Ball, Bob McCullough. state Senator Bill Perkins, Jeet Jaikissoon, Fred Crawford, Crystal Crawford, state Senator Adriano Espraillat

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

State Sen. Bill Perkins’ powerful speech on the chamber floor remembering Holcombe Rucker

I rise today to honor the memory of Holcombe Rucker, proud son of Harlem and a true visionary with respect to youth development, mentoring and community building.