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SENATOR FUSCHILLO TO SPONSOR BREAST CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM AT FREEPORT LIBRARY

 New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District), in conjunction with the Nassau Health Care Corporation, will be sponsoring a breast cancer screening program on Thursday, April 15th at the Freeport Library.

March 8, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO BOARD OF REGENTS: DON’T SACRIFICE EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS TO SAVE MONEY

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today released the following statement urging the New York State Board of Regents to maintain the existing high-school Regents examination requirements in New York State:

“I urge the New York State Board of Regents to immediately take the the proposal that would eliminate as many as 13 of the 17 high school Regents examinations, off the table. Regents exams in such subjects as social studies, foreign languages, science and math, must continue to be given in New York State schools.

March 8, 2010
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Passionist Monastery Hosts Community Outreach Event With Padavan

On Saturday evening March 6, New York State Senator Frank Padavan (Queens) was the guest at a community outreach event hosted by the Passionist Monastery of the Immaculate Conception in Jamaica Estates.  The Passionists are a world-wide holy order with over 2,000 Roman Catholic priests, brothers, sisters, nuns and laypeople that serve and spread the message of compassion. Senator Padavan with area residents Joseph and Maryeva Bryant at the Passionist Monastery in Jamaica Estates on Saturday evening March 6, 2010. Mr.

March 8, 2010
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Passionist Monastery Hosts Community Outreach Event Wtih Padavan

On Saturday evening March 6, New York State Senator Frank Padavan (Queens) was the guest at a community outreach event hosted by the Passionist Monastery of the Immaculate Conception in Jamaica Estates.  The Passionists are a world-wide holy order with over 2,000 Roman Catholic priests, brothers, sisters, nuns and laypeople that serve and spread the message of compassion. Director of Development Monty Warner, Senator Padavan and Reverend Father Peter Grace at the Passionist Monastery on Saturday evening March 6, 2010. 

March 8, 2010
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Senate Acts to Cut Energy Costs in 24 NNY Towns, Villages

 

Municipal power alliance in Franklin, St. Lawrence counties to reduce electricity rates for residents

March 8, 2010
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Padavan Helps Kickoff NEQJCC Food Drive

New York State Senator Frank Padavan (Queens) helped kick off the 7th Annual Harmony initiative “Pre-Passover Food Drive” sponsored by the Northeast Queens Jewish Community Council (NEQJCC), UJA-Federation of New York, Parker Jewish Institute for Health, Samuel Field Y and the Metropolitan  Council on Jewish Poverty. The kickoff event took place on Sunday March 7th at the Samuel Field Y in Little Neck.

March 8, 2010
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Padavan Helps Kickoff NEQJCC Food Drive

New York State Senator Frank Padavan (Queens) helped kick off the 7th Annual Harmony initiative “Pre-Passover Food Drive” sponsored by the Northeast Queens Jewish Community Council (NEQJCC), UJA-Federation of New York, Parker Jewish Institute for Health, Samuel Field Y and the Metropolitan  Council on Jewish Poverty. The kickoff event took place on Sunday March 7th at the Samuel Field Y in Little Neck.

March 8, 2010
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO WELCOMES ALL-STATE MUSICIAN FROM BALDWIN HIGH SCHOOL TO THE STATE CAPITOL

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right) congratulates Baldwin High School senior Ian Robinson (left) on being selected as a member of NYSSMA’s All-State Instrumental Jazz Ensemble.  

March 8, 2010
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO WELCOMES ALL-STATE MUSICIAN FROM FARMINGDALE HIGH SCHOOL TO THE STATE CAPITOL

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right) congratulates Farmingdale High School senior Robert Godas  (left) on being selected as a member of NYSSMA’s All-State Vocal Jazz Ensemble.  

March 8, 2010
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KLEIN HOSTS 15TH ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH BREAKFAST

 

Senator Klein honors Bronx and Westchester community leaders

March 8, 2010
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Senator Nozzolio Meets With the Child Care Council

Senator Nozzolio recently met with members of the Child Care Council, a not-for-profit agency that provides information, training, and resources to child care providers and parents in Wayne, Monroe and Livingston counties.

March 8, 2010
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OPEN LETTER TO CONGRESSMAN BART STUPAK

March 8, 2010

Representative Bart StupakUnited States Congress2268 Rayburn House Office BuildingWashington, DC 20515Sent by fax to (202) 225-4744Original copy sent by Mail

Dear Congressman Stupak:

I applaud your courage regarding the Health Care Reform bill and your strong stand against the Senate bill’s multiple provisions to expand abortion funding. 

As a Pro-Life Democrat serving in the New York State Senate, I certainly appreciate the pressure you must be feeling to toe the line. 

March 8, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HONOR LOCAL LEADERS IN CELEBRATION OF IRISH HERITAGE

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District) is announcing that he will be honoring local leaders in conjunction with the celebration of Irish Heritage Month.

 

The honorees to be recognized include:

 

Mark Cranston, Retired from NYC Department of Corrections and Current Chief of Staff of New Jersey State Department of Corrections

 

Father Dennis J. Farrell, Pastor, Resurrection Church

March 8, 2010
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Protect Your Identity Day

April 10th at 210 Main Street, Lockport, NY South Parking Lot (Enter off Walnut St and Elm St) * 10 AM - 4 PM Hosted by: George D. Maziarz & Mayor Michael Tucker in assocation with the Niagara County Refuse Disposal District This is a one-time, no-cost opportunity for businesses and residents of Niagara County to securely destroy sensitive documents, electronics and X-rays while supporting environmentally responsible recycling. Mobile shredders will be on site and all materials will be processed in accordance with all HIPPA, FACTA and Sarbanes Oxley regualtions.

March 8, 2010
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR GOLDEN ON WABC/CABLEVISION NEGOTIATIONS

"I am disappointed that ABC Disney pulled the signal, denying millions of New York area households the ability to see WABC-TV.  It is time for both parties to put consumers first, and therefore I am calling on ABC Disney and Cablevision to agree to a binding arbitration process to resolve this matter.  It is imperative that consumers be held harmless during this process by having the signal restored immediately."  

March 8, 2010
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