Issues: Miscellaneous

STATEMENT BY SENATE REPUBLICAN LEADER DEAN SKELOS

As the Assembly debates the latest spending bills negotiated behind closed doors, the Democrats continue to make plans to raise taxes to pay for that spending. 

 

June 18, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST TOWN HALL MEETING FOR BENSONHURST AND GRAVESEND COMMUNITIES

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District) is announcing that he will be hosting a Bensonhurst/Gravesend town hall meeting, featuring numerous New York City governmental agencies, on Tuesday, June 29, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. at the St. Finbar’s Center located at 1825 Bath Avenue in Brooklyn.

June 29, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST TOWN HALL MEETING FOR BENSONHURST AND GRAVESEND COMMUNITIES

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District) is announcing that he will be hosting a Bensonhurst/Gravesend town hall meeting, featuring numerous New York City governmental agencies, on Tuesday, June 29, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at the St. Finbar’s Center located at 1825 Bath Avenue in Brooklyn.

June 18, 2010
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Legendary Auto Interiors Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Newark - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently participated in the Legendary Auto Interiors grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for their new plant expansion.  The ribbon was cut by Henry and Linda Stevens, parents of 16 year old Ronnie Stevens who lost her battle to leukemia while Legendary Auto was building her “

June 18, 2010
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Senator Breslin Stands Together with Domestic Violence Survivors

For Immediate Release: June18, 2010Contact: Kelly Conboy│kconboy@senate.state.ny.us│518.455.2225(Albany, NY)- Senator Breslin (D-Delmar) is pleased to announce passage of an extensive 12-point legislative package that will significantly enhance the safety of domestic violence survivors. The package will also improve state services and strengthen penalties against those who inflict pain and suffering upon their partners.

June 18, 2010
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Senator DeFrancisco Visits with Roberts Elementary School Student Council at the Capitol.

Senator DeFrancisco Visits with Roberts Elementary School Student Council at the Capitol.

June 18, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN WELCOMES “SENATOR FOR A DAY NORMAN ZHAO” TO ALBANY

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District), this week welcomed the 2010 “State Senator for a Day” contest winner, McKinley Junior High School 8th Grade student Norman Zhao, to the State Capitol in Albany. Senator Golden invites the contest winner to visit him in Albany and to watch the State Senate in session.

In his essay, Norman wrote about the importance of the Brooklyn Public Library, and how as a Senator, he would work to prevent any budget cuts to libraries.

June 18, 2010
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Aubertine Passes Legislation to Protect Volunteer Firefighters

 

Bill permits blue lights with red/white on fire response vehicles, requires drivers to slow down

June 18, 2010
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Senator Rubén Díaz Applauds Restoration of Student Metro Cards

June 18, 2010

For Immediate Release

Senator Rubén Díaz Applauds Restoration of Student Metro Cards

Albany, NY  State Senator Rubén Díaz, Sr. today applauded the restoration of the student Metro Cards.

“I am happy that an agreement has been reached that resulted in the restoration of the student Metro Cards,” stated Senator Díaz.

June 18, 2010
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Legislative Activity June 17, 2010: Senate Passes Legislation Protecting Communities From Pollution And More

The Senate Democratic Majority passed legislation today to cut greenhouse gas emissions by reducing the use of sulfur in our current heating practices. Additionally, the Senate stood by survivors of domestic violence by increasing the time they have in shelters as they seek permanent refuge from their attackers.

Reducing Sulfur to Promote Environmentally Friendly Heating

June 17, 2010
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Senator Foley Repeals Saltwater Fishing License Requirement

Senator Brian X. Foley (D – Blue Point) announced that the repeal of the saltwater fishing license passed the senate yesterday.

June 17, 2010
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SENATE APPROVES LAKE PLACID IRONMAN BILL

 The state Senate today approved legislation sponsored by Senator Betty Little that will allow out-of-state health care professionals to provide services for athletes competing in next month’s Lake Placid Ironman event.

June 17, 2010
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Senator Alesi Opposes Bringing Mixed Martial Arts Events to New York State

Senator Alesi opposes bringing mixed martial arts events to New York State stating "experts agree exposure to violence leads to a more violent society."

June 17, 2010
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STATEMENT BY SENATE REPUBLICAN LEADER DEAN SKELOS

Since the Governor proposed his Executive Budget five months ago, Senate Republicans have consistently said that we will not support a budget that includes more taxes, fees and borrowing because we are listening to the people of this state who have simply had enough and don’t want to pay any more.  

 

June 17, 2010
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Students from the Ohio Youth Civic Leadership Academy pose for a picture with NYS Conference of Black Senators Chairwoman, Ruth Hassell-Thompson

"The Ohio Youth Civic Leadership Academy pose for a picture with Senator Ruth Hassell-Thompson and Deputy Journal Clerk Lisa Copeland in Senate Chambers for their Youth Shadow Day in Albany"

June 17, 2010
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Senator DeFrancisco Visits with Students from Elmcrest Elementary School at the Capitol.

Senator DeFrancisco Visits with Students from Elmcrest Elementary School at the Capitol.

June 17, 2010
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