Issues: Miscellaneous

CATCHING CRIMINALS BEFORE THEY STRIKE AGAIN

Tens of thousands of NYS crime scenes remain unsolved 

Senator Klein and Assemblymember Morelle Urge State Legislature to Pass Bill for DNA Collection Upon Arrest 

May 11, 2010
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Supporting The Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery

Waterloo - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently stopped in Waterloo to show his support for the Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery at the former Sampson Naval and Air Force base. Members of the Veteran's cemetery committee sponsored a chicken barbecue to raise awareness and support for the project.

 Pictured left to right are: Carm and Margaret Pascarella, Rick Connors, Jack O’Connor and Cindy and Skip Campbell.

 

May 11, 2010
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Women of Distinction Celebration

Honoring Anne Meagher

May 25, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Letter to Constituents: Budget Update - Budget Extenders

Budget Update- May 11,2010: Budget Extenders

Dear Constituents:

May 11, 2010
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Recognizing Honorees Whose Service Is A Model For Others

Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented special New York State flags to Rose Kleman and Betty Pickering in honor of their selection as "Citizen of the Year" by the Farmington-Victor Kiwanis Club.

The flags were previously flown over the New York State Capitol in Albany and presented by Senator Nozzolio at the 5th annual Spirit of Giving Dinner.

 

May 11, 2010
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Legislative Activity For May 10, 2010

The Senate Democratic Majority passed legislation today maintaining the services and operations of government, including funding for troopers, Medicaid services, and infrastructure projects, as well as bills which protect residents of public housing from sexual predators, and legislation mandating new standards of accountability of the Higher Education Services Corporation. Maintaining Services & Operations

May 11, 2010
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Legislative Activity For May 10, 2010

The Senate Democratic Majority passed legislation today maintaining the services and operations of government, including funding for troopers, Medicaid services, and infrastructure projects, as well as bills which protect residents of public housing from sexual predators, and legislation mandating new standards of accountability of the Higher Education Services Corporation. Maintaining Services & Operations

May 11, 2010
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Senator Johnson-Sponsored Bill To Increase Government Transparency Passes State Senate

 

Legislation sponsored by Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), to increase transparency and public scrutiny of state government recently passed the State Senate. 

The bill (S.7369/ A.10052) would require the Secretary of State to compile and maintain its first-ever full list of state commissions, boards, councils, task forces, or similar bodies.  The list, which will also include each entity's membership and meeting times, is required to be updated yearly and be available to the public.  

May 10, 2010
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Letter to Constituents: Budget Update - Furloughs

Budget Update- May 10, 2010: Furloughs

 

May 10, 2010
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Statement from Senator Neil D. Breslin Regarding Furloughs

For Immediate Release:  May 10, 2010 Kelly Conboy | kconboy@senate.state.ny.us | 518-455-2225

May 10, 2010
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$3.25 million in funding for research facility at New York Medical College

Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Senate Majority Conference Leader John Sampson with the New York Medical College (NYMC) announced an award of $3.25 million to NYMC for a Hudson Valley Biotechnology Center for Disaster Medicine and Emerging Infections. Funding was secured through the New York State Senate Gen*NY*sis program to upgrade and modernize an existing building to accommodate this biotechnology facility.

May 10, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN CALLS FOR MTA TO KEEP B37 ROLLING IN BROOKLYN

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is echoing his call that the MTA’s plan to restructure the B70, so to partially supplement service along the current B37 route, is not sufficient and will leave this community underserved. Senator Golden attended and spoke at a rally this past Saturday at the B37 bus stop outside Foodtown at 91st Street and 3rd Avenue.

May 10, 2010
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STATEN ISLAND NOT-FOR-PROFITS THAT INCURRED DAMAGE DURING MARCH NOR’EASTER MUST SUBMIT REQUEST FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE (RPA) BY FRIDAY, MAY 14TH

Staten Island was declared a Federal Disaster Area due to the damage incurred during the March nor’easter.

May 10, 2010
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Testimonial

“Senator Stewart-Cousins, we are proud to be located in a district in which you serve with such distinction. Your continuous support to our Association is invaluable in our efforts to ensure the continuation of much needed community services…”

-Yejide Okunribido, Esq

Executive Director for the YWCA of Yonkers

“Thank you so much for working so hard in representing our communities, and for never losing sight of the need of society’s most vulnerable populations in New York State. Thank you for supporting the Center in our mission to end violence against women…”

May 10, 2010
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Live Your Best Life Walk With Dr. Oz

On Sunday, May 9th, Senator Andrea Stewart Cousins attended Oprah's "Live Your Best Life Walk" with Dr. Oz. The Mother’s Day walk began at the Intrepid Museum and ended in Times Square, raised money for ten charities.

May 10, 2010
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Live Your Best Life Walk With Mary J Blige

On Sunday, May 9th, Senator Andrea Stewart Cousins attended Oprah's "Live Your Best Life Walk" with Mary J Blige. The Mother’s Day walk began at the Intrepid Museum and ended in Times Square to raise money for ten charities.

May 10, 2010
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Recognizing A Genuine Treasure In Our Community

Geneva - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently presented a special New York State Resolution to Mary Herlihy Gearan upon the occasion of her receiving the Citizen of the Year Award from the Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce. Senator Nozzolio noted Mary’s diligent leadership and unwavering service to her community.

 Pictured left to right are: Bruce Svare; Ann Shea; Maryalice Svare; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Mark, Mary, Kathleen, and Madeleine Gearan; Kelly Mittiga, Geneva Area Chamber Chairperson; and Rob Gladden, Chamber President and CEO.

 

May 10, 2010
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