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Community Convention

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SECOND ANNUAL25TH SENATE DISTRICTCOMMUNITY CONVENTION

Sunday, April 112:00 to 5:00 p.m.Borough of Manhattan Community College199 Chambers Street (just west of Greenwich)

RSVP to Rosemarie Diaz at 212-298-5565 or rdiaz@senate.state.ny.us.

March 22, 2010
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO CONGRATULATES AWARD WINNING SCIENCE STUDENTS FROM KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL

    Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right) congratulates Kennedy High Scho

March 22, 2010
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STATEMENT BY SENATE REPUBLICAN LEADER DEAN SKELOS

Last year, Senate Democrats arrogantly prepared a budget in complete secrecy, with no time for public review and scrutiny and little time for questions and debate.  This year, they did it again.

 

Their final budget resolution was given to us just hours ago and they intend to bring it up for a vote today.  It’s clear they do not want a thorough review of the plan because even a cursory review shows that their priorities are wrong, and their numbers don’t add up.

 

March 22, 2010
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Klein to Host 16th Annual Easter Bunny Breakfast and Magic Show

Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) invites residents across the 34th Senate District to attend the Senator’s 16th Annual Easter Bunny Breakfast and Magic Show. The free event will be held Sunday, April 11th from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at Maestro’s, 1703 Bronxdale Avenue, Bronx. The first 300 children to register will get to make their own free bunny. The Easter Bunny will also make a special appearance. To register, please call (800)-718-2039.

April 11, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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Task Force recommends new efforts to end Medicaid fraud

Albany, NY – The State Senate Task Force on Medicaid Fraud has released an initial report of policy recommendations to empower localities to strengthen their Medicaid fraud prevention, combat waste and stop overutilization of services.  

March 22, 2010
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Senate Puerto Rican and Latino Caucus to Meet with Governor Paterson

For Immediate ReleaseMarch 22, 2010

Senate Puerto Rican and Latino Caucus to Meet with Governor Paterson

Albany, NY- State Senator Rubén Díaz, Sr., Chairman of the New York State Senate Puerto Rican and Latino Caucus today announced that the Caucus will meet with Governor David A. Paterson today at 4:00 p.m. in the Governor’s office in the Capitol.

March 22, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC ATTENDS ST PATRICK'S DAY EVENT AT THE ELLENVILLE ELKS LODGE

Senator Bonacic with Ellenville Elks members who served as cooks at a St. Patricks Day event at the Ellenville Elks Lodge on Sunday, March 21, 2010.

March 22, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC AT SHAWANGUNK ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE

Senator Bonacic walking with local elected officials in the Shawangunk St. Patricks Day Parade on Sunday March 21, 2010.

March 22, 2010
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Senators Serrano and Perkins Hold Public Hearing to Discuss Protections for Historic Harlem African Burial Ground

Senators José M. Serrano (D-Manhattan/Bronx) and Bill Perkins (D- Harlem) today held a public hearing to examine the impact pending public construction projects will have on what was once a colonial-era burial ground for African slaves and free blacks.

March 19, 2010
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New Yorkers deserve a more open budget process

Senator Ranzenhofer calls for public hearings, as mandated by law, on the 2010 State Budget, ensuring a more transparent budget process and an on time budget.

March 19, 2010
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Senator Thompson presents his 2010 Calendar of Events.

Senator Antoine Thompson presents his 2010 Calendar of Events.  Please click on the file entitled "Calendar 2010.pdf" to view calendar.  Thank you.

March 19, 2010
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2010 State of the 60th District Report

Senator Antoine Thompson presents his 2010 State of the 60th District Report.  Please click on the file entitled "State of the District78.pdf" to view the report.  Thank you.

March 19, 2010
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Putting Money Back In New Yorkers’ Pockets

Senator Savino and Majority Members Pass Real Property and School Tax Relief BillALBANY – State Senator Diane J. Savino joined Deputy Majority Leader Jeff Klein and other Senate Majority Democrats in passing Property Tax Relief legislation aimed at reversing New York’s skyrocketing property taxes. The legislation, passed Thursday in a 58-1 vote, would put more money back in the pockets of middle income families and seniors.

March 19, 2010
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Over Three Hundred Attend Rally to Protest Potential Closing of Brentwood State Park

Over three hundred attended a rally to protest the potential closing of Brentwood State Park, including many from the soccer clubs that regularly use the fields at Brentwood.  Senator Owen H. Johnson and his colleagues in the Senate Minority are working to keep Long Island's New York State Parks, Beaches and Arboretums open.

Photo:  Owen H. Johnson and Violet Smith, President of Brentwood Soccer Club pictured with members of the Soccer Club at the rally. 

March 19, 2010
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