BONACIC INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO AUTHORIZE BUYOUTS OF FLOOD VICTIMS IN WAWARSING

November 16, 2009:  State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt.

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Joint Advisory Board on Broadcast of State Government Proceedings

The New York State Legislature Joint Advisory Board on Broadcast of State Government Proceedings today released its initial report on the current legislative broadcasts and the expansion of such programming. The complete report is available on the Assembly and Senate websites. 

File: 
joint advisory board report[1].pdf

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SENATE AND ASSEMBLY PASS LANDMARK FORECLOSURE BILL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:       NOVEMBER 16, 2009    

Contact:   Abby Ross – Office: (800) 718-2039, Cell: (479) 283-3505

Senator Klein’s Foreclosure Legislation To Help Thousands of New Yorkers Get Back on their Feet

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Senator Thompson Denounces Critic

For Immediate Release: November 16, 2009Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) speaks out about how he is and always has been an advocate for toll removal.

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Senator Thompson To Hold MWBE Recognition Reception

For Immediate Release: November 16, 2009Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be holding a Minority and Women Business Enterprise Recognition Reception on Thursday, November 19, 2009  from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at 65 Court Street Buffalo, NY 14202.

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Seward Fights To Rescue Greene County Jobs

Photo:  Senator Seward arrives at Stiefel Labs, Oak Hill for a meeting on the plant's future in Greene County

The Daily MailBy Hillary Hawke

DURHAM — Stiefel’s representatives and regional lawmakers met on Monday in a session closed to the public about parent company GlaxoSmithKline’s (GSK) stunningly unexpected announcement on Nov. 11 to close the Oak Hill site and phase out 262 positions.

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Community Roundtable with Senator Squadron

Feature article in the Cobble Hill Association

The Cobble Hill Association Kicks off its Community Roundtable Series with State Senator Daniel Squadron

7:30 PM on Monday, November 23rd@ Christ Church, at the corner of Clinton and Kane Streets

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Higher Education Committee Chairwoman Sen. Stavisky Convenes Hearing on H1N1 Swine Flu Preparedness on College Campuses

State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky, Chairwoman of the Higher Education Committee, and members of the Higher Education and Health Committees today convened a hearing to examine college campuses’ ability to cope with the H1N1 Swine Flu pandemic throughout the state of New York. Swine flu outbreaks have risen significantly since students returned to college.

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Senate Meets In Extraordinary Session - Legislative Activity For November 16, 2009

The New York State Senate convened in extraordinary session, passing sweeping reforms that deliver wide-ranging relief for millions of New Yorkers. The legislative package includes increased protections for homeowners and consumers, energy efficiency loans for property owners, and an expansion of health benefits for the uninsured.

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City Hall: City Experts Offer Advance Prognosis Of Effects Of Federal Legislation

By Selena Ross On the pavement of 47th Street in midtown Manhattan, below the offices of Sens. Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, toddlers waved balloon animals in the air, signs reading “Senator Schumer, Stand Up for Children’s Health,” strapped to their strollers.

 

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