Issues: Miscellaneous

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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Sen. Foley Thanks Volunteers Supporting Haitian Earthquake Relief Efforts

On January, 20, 2010, State Senator Brian X. Foley (D - Blue Point) sponosored a reolution expressing solidarity with victims of the Haitian earthquake. Senator Foley, whose district includes a vibrant Haitian American community, thanked volunteers who have pitched in to help relief efforts.

In addition, Senator Foley's office has launched a collection drive to help victims of this tragedy. To read more about the collection drive click here.

January 27, 2010
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January 27, 2010
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Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz Applauds Selection of Rafael Piñero to

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION   Contact:  Senator Rubén DíazJanuary 27, 2010     (718)  991 3161

 

Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz Applauds Selection of Rafael Piñero to Highest Rank in NYPD History 

January 27, 2010
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Lo Que Usted Debe De Saber Del Census 2010 - What you need to know about the 2010 Census

 

 

Marlene Cintron, Executive Director of the NYS Senate Puerto Rican and Latino Caucus, Chaired by Senator Ruben Diaz, discusses the need for the Latino community to participate in the upcoming Census.  Jose Acosta, Team Leader for the Bureau of the Census, discusses the economic impact of having Hispanics participate.

 

January 27, 2010
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Nurturing The Minds Of Our Youngsters

Clyde - Senator Mike Nozzolio recently spoke to students at the Clyde Elementary School about New York State and the meaning behind each symbol on our New York State flag.

Pictured with Senator Nozzolio are students from Ms. Bartlett's and Ms. Ydanza's third and fourth grade classes.

January 27, 2010
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Verizon waves long distance charges to Haiti

Verizon waves long distance charges to HaitiMedia contacts: Ellen Yu (Long-Distance Calling), 908-559-3496, ellen.yu@verizon.comBrian Malina (VZ Foundation), 908-559-6434, brian.c.malina@verizon.comVerizon Waiving Prepaid Long-Distance Phone Card Charges for All Calls From U.S. to Haiti Through Feb. 14 Company Expands Help for Connecting Family and Friends With Earthquake Victims 

January 26, 2010
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