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LOCAL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS TO COMPETE FOR TITLE “STATE SENATOR FOR A DAY”

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) today is announcing that the finalists have been selected in his 8th Annual “State Senator For A Day” essay contest.

This contest invited local school children of District 20, District 21 and District 22 to write essays no more than 250-words which began with the phrase, “If I were a State Senator for A Day...”. Throughout the essay, the students write about issues facing the community such as public safety, park improvements, educational needs, and traffic concerns.

April 27, 2010
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Senator Malcolm A. Smith Protects Distressed Property Owners

Senator Malcolm A. Smith passed legislation (S5896c) to protect consumers from distressed property consulting service scams by requiring all companies offering these services to include a consumer warning statement in all advertisements.   

April 27, 2010
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Honoring Dieter Kraemer For State Service

Ovid - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently spoke before members of the Seneca County Federation of Sportsmen's Club where he honored Dieter Kraemer with a special New York State Resolution he enacted to recognized Dieter's 36 years of State service in both the Department of Corrections and the Department of Environmental Conservation.

April 26, 2010
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO HELPS LOCAL RESIDENTS “SHED THE MEDS”

Program Collects Barrels Full of Expired or Unwanted Medications for Safe Disposal

Residents from all across the south shore filled several barrels with their expired and unwanted medications as part of a “Shed the Meds” program sponsored by New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick).

April 26, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC URGES WOMEN TO GET MAMMOGRAMS


Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt. Hope) today has joined with the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program in their annual Mother’s Day campaign to urge women to get mammograms.

April 26, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST MARINE PARK TOWN HALL MEETING FOCUSED ON PUBLIC UTILITIES AND ENERGY

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden is announcing that he will be hosting a town hall meeting with a focus on energy delivery on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at Intermediate School 278, Marine Park Junior High School, located at 1925 Stuart Street in Brooklyn.

 

April 26, 2010
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Averill Park Girls Basketball Federation and State Champions

Albany – Senator Roy McDonald sponsored a Senate Resolution at the State Capitol today congratulating the Averill Park High School Girls Basketball Team for capturing both the New York State Public School Athletic Association Class A Championship and the New York State Federation Class A Championship.

April 26, 2010
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Senator McDonald Hosts Budget Round Table on Transportation

Joined by his colleagues Senators Little and Fuschillo to hear the concerns of local contractors and elected officials.

April 26, 2010
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SENATOR MCDONALD JOINS COLLEAGUES TO CALL FOR PASSAGE OF GOVERNOR’S BILL TO PROTECT RACING AT SARATOGA

April 23, 2010McDonald, Farley and Little say legislation needed to safeguardhundreds of racing industry, tourism-related jobs

April 26, 2010
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Birthday wishes from Attorney General Andrew Cuomo

I would like to thank  the Attorney General for his kind wishes as I celebrate my birthday. 

April 26, 2010
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & ASSEMBLYMAN McDONOUGH CONGRATULATE MERRICK’S NEWEST EAGLE SCOUT

 

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R-North Merrick) recently congratulated Merrick resident Matthew Callman on becoming an Eagle Scout.

 

April 26, 2010
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Overhaul Our Immigration Laws, Now

PRESS RELEASEApril 24, 2010For immediate Release

                            Overhaul Our Immigration Laws, Nowby Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz, Chair/New York State Senate Puerto Rican/Latino Caucus

April 26, 2010
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April 25, 2010
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Senator Owen Johnson Honors Urban League of Long Island and President Theresa Sanders

Left to right:  Assemblyman Robert Sweeney; Paulette Battle; George Davis; Theresa Sanders, President & CEO since 1997; Senator Owen Johnson; Keisha Walker, Vice President of Development & Operations; George A. Jones, Member of the Board of Directors.

Senator Owen Johnson recently presented the Urban League of Long Island, and Theresa E. Sanders, President & CEO of the Urban League of Long Island with Legislative Resolutions honoring the occasion of receiving the Empowerment Award from the Department of Human Services in the Town of Babylon.

April 23, 2010
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No More Taxes, Fees and Outlandish Spending

April 23,2010

New York’s fiscal and economic future is directly linked to the success or failure of small businesses throughout our State. There are more than 1.6 million small businesses in New York, accounting for 99% of all businesses in our state and 57% of our total business employment. These businesses generate roughly 40% of our State’s total gross receipts, and nationally, small businesses are responsible for roughly two-thirds of all new job creation.

April 23, 2010
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