With living costs continuously on the rise, New Yorkers are having a difficult time keeping up with their homes, especially senior citizens and people with disabilities. Senator Jose Peralta has worked hard in Albany to increase the income eligibility for Senior Citizen Homeowners’ Exemption and Disabled Homeowners’ Exemption programs. Senator Peralta has also been committed to the soaring cost of prescription drugs and proudly fought for the expansion of New York’s Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage program, which helps seniors pay for their prescription drugs.