SENATOR FUSCHILLO PROPOSES LEGISLATION TO STRENGTHEN CHILD ENDANGERMENT LAWS

Legislation Would Create Felony Charges for Repeat Offenders & Cases Where Children Are Seriously

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SENATOR FUSCHILLO HONORED BY WINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL FOR HELPING CHILD PATIENTS

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) was recently honored by Winthrop University Hospital for his efforts to help the hospital’s child patients.

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Senate Committee Approves Groundbreaking Independent Redistricting Legislation

ALBANY, N.Y.—The State Senate Investigations and Government Operations Committee approved independent redistricting reform legislation sponsored by Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida). This legislation would eliminate the practice of partisan gerrymandering of New York State Congressional, State Senate, and State Assembly districts, giving residents a clear voice in their representation.

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The New York Times: Housing Subsidy Has High-Profile Foe

By CARA BUCKLEY

The mayor’s office is urging Gov. David A. Paterson to veto a bill that would offer greater rent relief to 11,000 New York City residents with H.I.V. or AIDS, saying the measure would tax the city’s strained budget.

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Cable broadcast 50531

Date: 
Tue, 05/04/2010 - 5:00pm

Original event: 
Senate Session 05-04-10

The New York Times: Remembering the Little Man Who Was a Big Voice for Causes

April 30, 2010
Remembering the Little Man Who Was a Big Voice for Causes

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The Villager: Watershed moment on fracking? New well-review rule

By Albert Amateau

April 28, 2010

The New York City watershed, which supplies 90 percent of the city’s drinking water, will require special reviews for companies seeking state permits for high-volume, horizontal hydrofracture drilling for natural gas.

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