Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz's MTA Mailing to His Constituents

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Les escribo para informarle que unido al Senador Malcolm Smith, Lider del Senado Estatal y los otros Senadores, hemos sometido un plan para resolver el problema fiscal de $1.128 billones de dolares en la Autoridad Metropolitana de Transporte (MTA).

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Senator Nozzolio Calls the Proposed New York State Budget a Total Disaster: Record Spending Increases and Tax Hikes, with no Reform

Albany- Calling the proposed New York State Budget a total economic disaster, Senator Mike Nozzolio today urged Governor Paterson and Legislative Leaders to scrap their record spending and taxing proposals, and open the budget process to greater public scrutiny.

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While State is Losing Jobs, Assembly Democrats Instead Focus on Releasing Drug Felons

Albany- State Senator Mike Nozzolio joined several of his Republican colleagues today in pledging to fight legislation proposed by the State Assembly Democrats that would allow thousands of dangerous drug offenders back onto the streets. The Assembly Democrats have pushed for an ill-advised and potentially dangerous plan to weaken New York State’s Rockefeller Drug Laws and newspapers are reporting that they have reached an agreement on the legislation in closed meetings with Governor Paterson and Senate Majority Leader Malcolm Smith. 

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Senator Nozzolio Blasts Governor's Oil and Natural Gas tax

Albany- State Senator Mike Nozzolio joined several of his Upstate colleagues today in blasting Governor Paterson and Democrat leaders from New York City for pushing a 5 percent tax on oil and natural gas production that would put hundreds of natural gas wells out of business across the Finger Lakes region and cripple new development that could generate up to a billion dollars of investment in Upstate economy. The tax is being negotiated in secret and without public scrutiny as part of Gov.

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Senator Marcellino Denounces Doomsday Budget

State Senator Carl L. Marcellino (R, Syosset) today announced his outrage and dismay with the final 2009-2010 New York State budget; a budget that will increase overall spending by nearly 10 percent, almost 7 times the projected rate of inflation.

A budget process marred by secrecy and backdoor deals has produced a fiscal plan that is both irresponsible and unsustainable. Instead of cutting spending and eliminating waste, we are looking at taxes and fee increases of over $8 billion.

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Voter Registration Form

Dear Friend,As a United States citizen, you can help shape the laws and policies used to govern our federal, state and local governments. Whether you are choosing a representative or voting on a referendum, you play a vital role. All you have to do is vote.

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VOTER REGISTRATION FORM

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Keeping Yourself Safe A Guide for Seniors

Dear Friend,In our ever-changing society, it is more important than ever to be aware of personal safety issues and make necessary adjustments to protect yourself. This brochure was created to serve as a guide to Seniors, with helpful tips and suggestions on how you can create a afer environment for yourself.

 

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Keeping Yourself Safe A Guide for Seniors

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Senator Diaz Public Hearing 3/25/09

Senator Diaz speaks at the Senate Standing Committee on Aging public hearing, on March 25, 2009.

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