Issues: Miscellaneous

Golden Introduces Online Privacy Bill To Protect New Yorkers Against Hackers, Misuse of Private Information

State Senator Martin Golden (R, C, I) has introduced legislation to protect the online privacy of New Yorkers from hackers and to insure that owners of email accounts and web services keep personal information totally private, to require rapid notification of any breach of email accounts or credit cards, and to enforce penalties against the owners of email and web services when such breaches occur. The bill is called “The New York State Online Privacy Act.”

 

September 22, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN ANNOUNCES SANDY RECOVERY ASSISTANCE EVENTS

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is announcing that as the second anniversary of Super Storm Sandy approaches, he continues to organize recovery efforts to assist residents as they continue to rebuild in the Gerritsen Beach, Sheepshead Bay and Manhattan Beach sections of his district.

 

Senator Golden, in partnership with New York City’s Build It Back Program, will be hosting a series of customer service events on Friday, September 26th and Friday, October 24th, both from 12pm to 8pm at the Ancient Order of Hibernians located at 2750 Gerritsen Avenue.

These events will allow for individualized one on one attention for residents to meet with program officials.

 

September 22, 2014
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SENATOR MARTINS ATTENDS GREAT NECK PLAZA AUTO SHOW/STREET FESTIVAL

     Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) recently attended the 30th annual Great Neck Plaza Auto Show/Street Festival. The fair included family entertainment such as carnival games, live music, and rides, along with a showcase of vintage automobiles.

     Senator Martins (left) is pictured at the Auto Show/Street Festival with (l-r) Councilwoman Lee Seeman, Great Neck Park District Commissioner Dan Nachmanoff, Great Neck Park District Commissioner Bob Lincoln, Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Councilwoman Anna Kaplan, Great Neck Mayor Ralph Kreitzman, and Great Neck Plaza Mayor Jean Celender.

September 22, 2014
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Senator LaValle's 2014 Career Fair - Employers & Business Owners

Employers/Business Owners

Please RSVP below to participate in the October 17th Career Fair

The career fair will take place from 1pm to 4pm on October 17th at Suffolk County Community College's Michael J. Grant Campus Athletic Center located at 1001 Crooked Hill Road in Brentwood.

OVER 50 EMPLOYERS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND!

September 22, 2014
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Senator O'Mara's weekly column 'From the Capitol' ~ for the week of September 22, 2014 ~ 'A warning against business as usual'

Senator O'Mara offers his weekly perspective on many of the key challenges and issues facing the Legislature, as well as on legislative actions, local initiatives, state programs and policies, and more. Stop back every Monday for Senator O'Mara's latest column "From the Capitol..."

This week, "A warning against business as usual"

[See attached copy of Senator O'Mara's column in the September 21st Corning Leader] 

September 22, 2014
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September 23, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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September 24, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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September 24, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Senator Farley Salutes NYS Teacher of the Year

State Senator Hugh T. Farley (R, C, I - Schenectady) had the pleasure of attending a pep rally at Gloversville High School and presenting a New York State Senate Liberty Medal to teacher Charles Giglio, who was named the 2015 state Teacher of the Year by the New York State Board of Regents.

September 19, 2014
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December 1, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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November 3, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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October 6, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Senator Zeldin's 2014 Career Fair

Please RSVP below to participate in the October 17th Career Fair

The career fair will take place from 1pm to 4pm on October 17th at Suffolk County Community College's Michael J. Grant Campus Athletic Center located at 1001 Crooked Hill Road in Brentwood.

OVER 50 HIRING EMPLOYERS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND!

This event is free. RSVP is required.

September 19, 2014
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SENATOR MARTINS TALKS ABOUT THE ISSUES WITH ALBERTSON SQUARE CIVIC ASSOCIATION

     Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) recently met with members of the Albertson Square Civic Association.

     Senator Martins talked with the members about his efforts to secure state funding for community beautification along Willis Avenue, his fight against Common Core, and a new law he authored with Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel to protect our volunteer firefighters.

     Senator Martins is pictured speaking with members of the Albertson Square Civic Association at their recent civic meeting.

September 19, 2014
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Senator Flanagan Voices His Opposition To Illegal Immigrant Rights Legislation

Measure Pushed by Senate Democrats Would Become Law if Conference is Handed Keys to the Chamber

Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) today voiced his strong opposition to a plan sponsored by the Senate Democrats that would provide illegal immigrants with the right to vote, to run for office and to obtain a driver’s license.  The plan, which is known as “New York Is Home”, would also provide them with access to college aid and make them immediately eligible for taxpayer-funded welfare benefits, driving up property and state taxes.

September 18, 2014
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Join The Effort To Stop The "New York Is Home" Legislation

Recently, Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) joined with his Senate Republican colleagues to voice their opposition to the Senate Democrats’ plan to provide rights and benefits to illegal immigrants.

The plan would provide those who live in the state illegally with, among other things, the right to vote, the right to hold office, the ability to obtain a driver’s license and immediate access to financial benefits. 

If you would like to join the effort to stop this ill-advised plan, enter your information below to let Albany Democrats know that all who take advantage of being a New Yorker must also follow the laws. 

September 18, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio attends Geneva 9/11 Ceremony

Geneva- Senator Mike Nozzolio recently joined Assemblyman Brian Kolb and Geneva City officials to commemorate the 13th anniversary of September 11th and the worst terrorist attack on American soil. Senator Nozzolio addressed the need to remember and acknowledge the lives of those who lost their lives that day as well as to recognize those individuals who continue to fight and sacrifice for our Nation’s freedom and safety around the world. Senator Nozzolio also recognized Joanne Galvin and her late husband Steve Galvin for the design of their 9/11 flag to commemorate the victims of September 11, 2001.

 

Pictured left to right are: Senator Mike Nozzolio and Joanne Galvin.

 

September 18, 2014
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Remembering POWS

This Friday, September 19th, marks National POW/MIA Recognition Day.

With more than more 83,000 Americans currently listed as missing and unaccounted-for, dating back to World War II, this day provides an opportunity to recognize the missing and show support for their families.

September 18, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN HOSTED ROUNDTABLE ON GROWING THE FUTURE IN COMPUTER AND VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT IN NEW YORK

Brooklyn,  NY  – On Tuesday, September 16, the New York State  Senate  Committee on Science, Technology, Incubation,  & Entrepreneurship, chaired by State Senator Martin J. Golden, sponsored “Growing The Future in  Computer  and  Video  Game Development in New York” to discuss expanding the $111 billion dollar industry in New York.  

September 18, 2014
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