McDonald to Hold Business Tour Across Saratoga CountySaratoga – Senator Roy McDonald will be joined by Saratoga Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) President Dennis Brobston to tour businesses across Saratoga County on Thursday, February 17 starting at 11 A.M.
Regional Collective Bargaining among measures to lower costs, preserve educational quality
(Albany, NY) Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland) today introduced a mandate relief package that will help schools reduce costs, maintain educational quality and ultimately help with the implementation of a tax cap.
On February 8, 2011, the New York State Senate unanimously passed legislation (Senate Bill 1433) which will allow children to testify via closed circuit television in murder and attempted murder cases.
Ritchie invites Central and Northern NY taxpayers to have their say on state budget cuts
State Senator Patty Ritchie is asking her constituents in Oswego, Jefferson and St. Lawrence Counties to offer her guidance as she begins analyzing New York State's proposed budget.
"New York faces some difficult challenges, from an out-of-balance budget caused by years of overspending, to high taxes that threaten our economy, our future, and make life tougher for hardworking families like yours," she said. "We all must work together to get New York government back on track—and get New Yorkers working again. By sharing your ideas and opinions, you can help me make the choices that best serve the interests of our communities.
Senator Mike Nozzolio recently met with Joshua Singlemann and Adam Jensen, who were awarded the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout from the Boy Scouts of America. Senator Nozzolio presented each of them with special New York State Resolutions, recognizing their leadership, dedication to our Nation and commitment to public service.
Pictured left to right: Joshua Singlemann, Senator Mike Nozzolio, and Adam Jenson
Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) and Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R-North Merrick) recently honored Bellmore resident Joni Caputo for her many years of service to the Chamber of Commerce of the Bellmores. Ms. Caputo recently retired as the Chamber’s longtime Executive Director.
State Senator Patty Ritchie has hired one of the State legislature’s top agricultural experts to serve as her staff person for the Senate Agriculture Committee she is chairing.Theodore T. Kusnierz, a principal analyst for the New York State Assembly on agriculture, environmental conservation, and tax and finance will join Senator Ritchie’s staff to serve as her chief advisor on agricultural issues.“I am very excited to welcome Todd to my staff,” she said. “He brings more than 20 years worth of experience in analyzing the State’s agricultural programs. He is very familiar with the agribusiness community and the variety of agricultural producers across the Empire State.” Mr.