Issues: Military Affairs

Veterans Hall of Fame Celebration

On June 1st, NYS Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Senator Eric Adams announced a new and improved NYS Senate Veterans Hall of Fame. Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins was joined in Albany by Yonkers resident and a 2010 nominee, Eli Michael Vetrano, who is a United States Army veteran. In the coming weeks, a ceremony will be held to honor all members of the Hall of Fame in the 35th District, recognizing their service in the United States Armed Forces.

June 1, 2010
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Col. David J. Clark Inducted in Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame

 

Aubertine: Col. Clark’s distinguished military service, community involvement make him stand out

June 1, 2010
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Local World War II Hero Inducted Into Veterans Hall Of Fame

ALBANY, 06/01/10-- State Senator James L. Seward (R/C/I-Oneonta) today honored Chester A. Scerra of Richfield as a 2010 inductee to the New York State Senate Veterans Hall of Fame.

June 1, 2010
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May 31, 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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May 28, 2010
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New York State Veterans' Benefits

This brochure describes programs designed to help veterans find employment and educational opportunities, as well as health and other state benefits. Taking advantage of these services through the New York State Division of Veterans’ Affairs may help you and your family make the transition from the battlefield to civilian life.

 

File: 
Stewart Cousin Veterans.pdf

May 28, 2010
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Senate Passes Resolution Honoring Fallen Fort Drum Soldiers

Aubertine: Recognizing those who have made ultimate sacrifice honors all in armed service

May 26, 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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Senate Hearing On Veterans' Access To Higher Education

The Senate Democratic Majority held a public hearing hosted by Senator Toby Ann Stavisky (Chairwoman of the Senate Higher Education Committee) and Senator Eric Adams (Chair of the Senate Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee) to discu

May 17, 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 Valesky Recognizes America’s Bravest on Armed Forces Day May 15

SYRACUSE, N.Y.--State Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) asks the community to join him in honoring past and present members of the United States Military on Armed Forces Day, May 15. The national day of recognition honors past and present members of the United States military by commemorating their dedication and sacrifice on Armed Forces Day.

May 14, 2010
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Memorial Day Celebration. Please click image for more details.

Please join Senator Thompson at his annual Memorial Day Celebration - Friday May 28, 2010 from 12 noon until 1:00 PM on the 1st Floor of the Walter J. Mahoney Building at 65 Court Street, Buffalo, New York 14202. 

May 6, 2010
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NYS Senator Eric Adams Commends The NYPD and Anti-Terrorism/Law Enforcement Officials for the Expert Handling of the Times Square Car Bomb

MEDIA ADVISORY 

NYS Senator Eric Adams, Chair of the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs, Commends The NYPD and Anti-Terrorism/Law Enforcement Officials for the Expert and Safe Dismantling of the Times Square Car Bomb

May 3, 2010
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Nominate a Veteran for the Veterans Hall Fame

The Senate has a Veterans Hall Of Fame, and each Senator can honor a veteran from his or her district. If you know a veteran who should be honored, fill out the form below and it will be submitted to his or her Senator for review.

Nominees will be submitted to your Senator, or Senator in whose district the veteran resides, for review and final selection.

Click here for more info.

May 3, 2010
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