Senate Democratic Leader Tours Plant, Discusses Growing Green Jobs

In Upstate New York Green Jobs and New Technologies Help Revive Fulton and other upstate communities

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SENATOR YOUNG WOODLANDS LEGISLATION TO PROTECT ENVIRONMENT

ALBANY –  Legislation that clarifies the law allowing farmers to rightfully manage and harvest woodland lots in conjunction with their overall farm management plan, has passed both houses of the legislature and awaits consideration by Governor Paterson, Senator Catharine Young (R,I,C – Olean) has announced.

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NYS Senator Parker Announces New Press Secretary

Brooklyn, NY June 30, 2008 – State Senator Parker (D-NY 21st) welcomes Regina Luzincourt as his new Press Secretary.  In her new position, Regina will be responsible for managing the Senator’s day-to-day press operations in his district office.  Additionally, she will serve as the press contact for all local, regional and specialty media in New York City.  Regina specializes in communications research and political communications.

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Statewide Listening Tour Launches Operation S.n.u.g. Anti-crime Initiative In Buffalo

State Senate Democratic Leader Malcolm A. Smith Teams Up with Upstate Community and Police in Public Awareness Campaign to ‘Stop the Violence’

(Buffalo-NY)-State Senator Antoine M. Thompson hosted a roundtable Operation S.N.U.G. forum in Buffalo as part of a statewide campaign to combat random gun violence that has plagued parts of the state during the hot summer months.

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Senator Fuschillo Announces New Law Raising The Penalties For Price Gouging

Law will protect consumers at the gas pumps        State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., Chairman of the Consumer Protection Committee, today announced that legislation he sponsored to increase the penalties for gasoline stations and other businesses convicted of price gouging during emergencies has been signed into law by Governor Paterson.   

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Statewide Listening Tour Launches Operation S.n.u.g. Anti-crime Initiative In Buffalo

State Senate Democratic Leader Malcolm A. Smith Teams Up with Upstate Community and Police in Public Awareness Campaign to ‘Stop the Violence’

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Senator Fuschillo Marches In Massapequa Park’s Independence Day Parade

    State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently participated in the Village of Massapequa Park’s Independence Day Parade. The parade is an annual Fourth of July tradition in the Massapequa Park community.

    Senator Fuschillo (second left) is pictured greeting Massapequa Park residents along the parade route on Park Boulevard with (from r-l) Congressman Peter King, Village Trustee Jeffrey Pravato, Mayor James Altadonna, and Deputy Mayor Joseph Pinto.

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Senator Fuschillo Joins Wantagh Residents In Celebrating The Fourth Of July

            State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently joined with the Wantagh community in celebrating Independence Day by marching in the Wantagh Fourth of July Parade.

    The parade has been an annual tradition in the Wantagh community for the past fifty two years.

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New Task Force To Review NYC School Governance Task Force Senate Democrats Say Parents May Need More Input In Local Classrooms

ALBANY, NY –The Senate Democratic Conference has established the NYC School Governance Task Force to probe the effectiveness mayoral control has had on the New York City educational system.

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Senate Democratic Leader Malcolm A. Smith Applauds New Law To Enhance Police Diversity And Recruitment

Bill sponsored by Smith considered major step in improving public trust following controversial Sean Bell Shooting

New York, NY – Tuesday, July 8, 2008 – Senate Democratic Leader Malcolm A. Smith (D-St. Albans) applauded Governor David Paterson for signing into law legislation that will enhance police officer recruitment practices while helping improve the public's trust in police and the criminal justice system.

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