Issues: Miscellaneous

Nightlife Town Hall

Joint your neighbors for this important discussion with the New York State Liquor Authority.

February 4, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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SENATOR LEIBELL CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF MAJOR NEW JOBS INITIATIVE

New York State Senator Vincent Leibell and members of the Senate Republican Conference today announced a major new jobs initiative designed to improve New York's business climate, reduce taxes, and create thousands of new jobs for workers across the State.The plan's centerpiece would reward businesses with a three-year tax credit, averaging between $2,500 a

January 28, 2010
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Senator Parker Creates New Opportunities for Investment That Comply with Islamic Law

(Albany, NY)  Today, Senator Parker introduced a bill that will create a new type of bond designed to attract more foreign investment to New York, creating jobs and opportunities for small businesses and working families.

Senator Parker’s bill mandates the creation of “alternative finance investment bonds (AFIBs),” which are also known as sukuk.  Unlike traditional bonds, these innovative new bonds open up investment opportunities to those whose religious or personal beliefs proscribe them from engaging in transactions where interest is charged. These investors are therefore precluded from using conventional debt instruments such as bonds.

January 28, 2010
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SENATOR RUBÉN DÍAZ AND THE NEW YORK HISPANIC CLERGY ORGANIZATION TO ROLL OUT CENSUS 2010 FAITH BASED INITIATIVE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                  CONTACT:  718 991 3161January 28, 2010

SENATOR RUBÉN DÍAZ AND THE NEW YORK HISPANIC CLERGY

ORGANIZATION TO ROLL OUT CENSUS 2010 FAITH BASED INITIATIVE

January 28, 2010
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Senator Stachowski Announces Funds For The Belle Center’s Capital Improvements

For Immediate release: January 28, 2010                    Media Contact: Joe Rohm                                                                716-826-3344

January 28, 2010
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McDonald Calls on Governor Paterson to Restore Cuts for Child Abuse Prevention

Albany- January 28, 2009 - Senator Roy McDonald (Saratoga), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Children and Families, is calling on Governor David Paterson to restore the cuts to child abuse prevention that he proposed in his Executive Budget.

January 28, 2010
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Special Flag Dedicated To Senator Nozzolio

Auburn - Senator Mike Nozzolio was recently presented with a United States flag flown over Camp Phoenix in Kabul, Afghanistan during "Operation Enduring Freedom". Nick Wiwsianyk of Auburn was stationed at the camp and dedicated the special flag to Senator Nozzolio.

January 28, 2010
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January 28, 2010
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Statement From Senate President Pro Tempore Malcolm A. Smith Re: State Of The Union

“In the Senate we share many of the same priorities as President Obama: creating jobs, getting government spending under control, and providing relief to overburdened taxpayers.

But as the nation continues to recover, we must be mindful of the serious challenges facing everyday New Yorkers who are out of work, losing their homes, and without health coverage.

January 28, 2010
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Senator Flanagan Bringing His Office To East Northport

In his continuing effort to make it easier for constituents to get the assistance they need, Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) is bringing his office and staff to East Northport as part of his Mobile Office Hours program.  The event will be held at the Northport-East Northport Library's East Northport Branch located at 185 Larkfield Road (

January 28, 2010
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Senator Addabbo at Middle Village

Senator Joe Addabbo will be at Middle Village library to meet with local residents to discuss any issues they have. No appointment is necessary.

March 6, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Senator Joe Addabbo at Maspeth library

Senator Joe Addabbo will be at Maspeth library to meet with local residents to discuss any issues they have. No appointment is necessary.

February 27, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Maspeth Town Hall meeting

Come share in a discussion with New York State Senator Joe Addabbo. Topics to be discussed are transportation, education, census, public safety and more.

February 11, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Nightlife Town Hall a Week From Tomorrow on the LES

State Senator Daniel Squadron, along with just about every other elected official downtown, is organizing a “Nightlife Town Hall” next Thursday night, February 4th, at P.S. 20. Dennis Rosen, the relatively new chair of the embattled State Liquor Authority is expected to attend, along with SLA CEO Trina Meade and NYPD officials.

January 27, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN: LET'S START HIRING PEOPLE AGAIN IN NEW YORK STATE

GOLDEN JOINS WITH REPUBLICAN COLLEAGUES IN CALLING FOR PASSAGE OF MAJOR NEW JOBS INITIATIVE

January 27, 2010
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Senator Thompson Receives Award From Music Hall Of Fame

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, January 27, 2010Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- Today, New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be attending the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame event at the Buffalo Museum of Science at 1020 Humboldt Parkway at 7:00 PM.

January 27, 2010
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January 27, 2010
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SENATOR JOHNSON CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF MAJOR NEW JOBS INITIATIVE

New York State Senator Owen Johnson and members of the Senate Republican Conference today announced a major new jobs initiative designed to improve New York's business climate, reduce taxes, and create thousands of new jobs for workers across the State.The plan's centerpiece would reward businesses with a three-year tax credit, averaging between $2,500 and $5,000 for every new job created.  It would also eliminate ta

January 27, 2010
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SENATOR LANZA CALLS FOR PASSAGE OF MAJOR NEW JOBS INITIATIVE

Statewide unemployment continues to rise; Despite federal stimulus, New York lost 270,000 private sector jobs last year

January 27, 2010
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