Issues: Homeland Security

Statement by Senator George Winner on the Ninth Anniversary of September 11, 2001

Elmira, N.Y., September 11--New York State Senator George Winner joined many state and national leaders today to solemnly recognize the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on America. 

Winner released the following statement:

"Today’s many observances of the ninth anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks on our state and our nation are occasions of solemn remembrance of those we lost, of those heroic citizens who responded in our time of need, and of the American troops whose sacrifice and courage continue to help the world stand strong in the face of terrorism today.

September 11, 2010
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Senator Flanagan Helps Residents Get Prepared

In an effort to help residents prepare for emergencies, Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) recently joined with a number of public agencies to host three community preparedness seminars.  The three seminars, which offered residents helpful tips and information, were held at the Kings Park Fire Department, the Lake Ronkonkoma Fire Department and the Half Hollow Hills Library in Dix Hills.

September 7, 2010
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NYS Senator Eric Adams, Chair of the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs, Promotes the Rights of All Veterans to Secure Housing

 

NYS Senator Eric Adams, Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Chair, marks the signing into law of S6279, his legislation ensuring that all veterans receive credit for their military service when applying for Mitchell Lama housing

NYS Senator Eric Adams states: “The Mitchell Lama housing program was created in 1955 to provide affordable rental and cooperative housing to moderate and middle income working families in New York City. Reasonably priced rents and maintenance make the program a very popular one, and there are often long waiting lists for each development.

August 14, 2010
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Emergency Preparedness Seminar in Dix Hills

Senator John J. Flanagan (2nd Senate District) will be hosting three Emergency Preparedness Seminars throughout the region. The meetings, which will be held in Dix Hills, Kings Park and Ronkonkoma, will be free of charge to all in the community.

September 1, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Emergency Preparedness Seminar in Ronkonkoma

Senator John J. Flanagan (2nd Senate District) will be hosting three Emergency Preparedness Seminars throughout the region. The meetings, which will be held in Dix Hills, Kings Park and Ronkonkoma, will be free of charge to all in the community.

August 24, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Emergency Preparedness Seminar in Kings Park

Senator John J. Flanagan (2nd Senate District) will be hosting three Emergency Preparedness Seminars throughout the region. The meetings, which will be held in Dix Hills, Kings Park and Ronkonkoma, will be free of charge to all in the community.

August 19, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Senator Flanagan To Host Emergency Preparedness Meetings

Continuing his annual effort to help the community prepare, Senator John J. Flanagan (2nd Senate District) will be hosting three Emergency Preparedness Seminars throughout the region. The meetings, which will be held in Dix Hills, Kings Park and Ronkonkoma, will be free of charge to all in the community.

August 9, 2010
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NYS Senator Eric Adams Announces Passage of His Veterans Mental Health Act (S7961)

 

NYS Senator Eric Adams announces passage of S7961, his Veterans Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Act, to improve health care for NYS veterans

June 28, 2010
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Committee Meeting: Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Senator Eric Adams, Chair Thursday , June 17, 2010 Off the Floor

June 17, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Committee Meeting: Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Senator Eric Adams, Chair 10:30 AM, Thursday , June 3, 2010 Off the Floor

June 3, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Senator Adams Helps Pass Veterans Benefit Package

NYS Senator Eric Adams, Chair of Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee said, “I have the privilege of announcing the introduction of legislation in the New York State Senate in honor of and dedicated to the women and men who have served our country, our local heroes, the cherished veterans across our State.

June 3, 2010
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NYS Senator Eric Adams and NYS Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins proudly announce the June 1st re-launching of the New York State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame

PRESS ADVISORY VETERANS HALL OF FAME RE-LAUNCHED JUNE 1ST  NYS Sen Eric Adams, Chair of the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security, and Military Affairs, is Joined by Sen Andrea Stewart-Cousins to Announce the June 1st Re-Launching of the NYS Senate Veterans Hall of Fame.

May 31, 2010
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Senator Adams Co-Hosts a Senate Hearing on Veterans' Access to Higher Education

NYS Senator Eric Adams Co-Hosting a Hearing on Acceess for Veterans to Higher Education, Hears Testimony on Special Programs for War Veterans

May 19, 2010
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5/17/2010: Senator Huntley Supports Resolution Honoring Lance Orton

LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Lance Orton for his heroic actions that played a crucial role in saving the lives of many New Yorkers and visitors to our State on May 1, 2010

WHEREAS, Protecting the safety and security of all New Yorkers as well as those who visit the Empire State is an essential priority and requires each and every person to be attentive, vigilant, and alert to potential threats to the public safety; and

May 16, 2010
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Senator Adams Decries Treatment of War Hero Cop by NYPD

NYS Senator Eric Adams Joins U.S. Marine James Brower, In Uniform, to Stand Up to Underhanded Attempts To Decertify Him And Dismiss War Hero Cop

May 15, 2010
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SENATOR STACHOWSKI RECOGNIZES AMERICA’S VALUED VETERANS & ACTIVE SERVICE MEMBERS ON ARMED FORCES DAY

May 14, 2010

Senator William T. Stachowski (D, Lake View) reminds residents that every year, on the third Saturday of May, people across the nation honor past and present members of the United States military by commemorating their dedication and sacrifice on Armed Forces Day.

“This is a day to proudly salute the men and women in all branches of service who have dedicated their lives for our freedom, our safety and our way of life,” said Senator Stachowski.

May 14, 2010
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