Senator Johnson Supports Federation Of Organizations

State Capitol, Albany, New York, April 1, 2008 -- State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), Chairman of the Finance Committee, was on hand for the Federation of Organizations 27th Annual Community Mental Health Awards Luncheon which was held earlier this month at the Huntington Hilton.

The Federation of OrganizationS is a multi-service, community-based social welfare agency operating programs that utilize peer support within a self-help model.

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Senate Passes 2008-09 Health And Mental Health Hygiene Budget

New York State Senate passed 2008-09 budget legislation (S.6808-C) that restores $245 million in health care funds, including $168.9 million to hospitals, nursing homes, and home care, to ensure that all New Yorkers have access to quality, affordable health care in their communities.

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Senator Golden Salutes Local Women In Honor Of Women's History Month

SENATOR GOLDEN SALUTES LOCAL WOMEN AS PART OF WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) hosted a community celebration of Women’s History Month honoring local women at an awards ceremony and reception held last night at the Bay Ridge Manor.

Senator Golden presented New York Senate Resolutions to the following:

Donna J. Caroleo, Local Merchant, Owner, "The Hutch"

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NYS Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz Asks Bronx State Legislators To Vote Against Congestion Pricing

The congestion pricing plan proposed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg and approved by the New York City Council, including all of the members of the Bronx delegation, except for Councilwoman Helen Foster who was absent, is a detrimental, dangerous, abusive and almost discriminatory plan that will possibly affect the neediest members of our community.

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Senator Golden Obtains $1 Million For Education

SENATOR GOLDEN OBTAINS $1 MILLION DOLLARS FOR LOCAL SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, & EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Record of Strong Commitment to Education Continues

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Testimony Before Landmarks Preservation Commission On St. Vincent's Proposal

My name is Thomas K. Duane and I represent New York State's 29th Senate District, in which St. Vincent's Hospital ("St. Vincent's") and the Greenwich Village Historic District are located. Thank you for the opportunity to present testimony before the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission ("LPC") today.

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Are You Looking For A Job?

Thinking about a career in public service? Government careers can be both exciting and rewarding. New York State and local governments offer a broad range of career opportunities, from law enforcement to medical, conservation to education, and much more.Government jobs offer competitive salaries and benefits, including flexible work schedules. Best of all, New York State and local government jobs are available right here in New York, so you may not have to travel far to find the rewarding career that you seek.

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Senator Golden Issues Statement On Student Slayings In Israel

STATEMENT BY SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN ON ATTACKS ON YOUNG STUDENTS IN ISRAEL

"Yesterday's slaughter of innocent young students in Israel another chilling reminder that schools across the United States and abroad have been and will continue to be targets of violence," said Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), Chairman of the Senate Majority Task Force on Critical Choices.

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Senator Montgomery Welcomes Ikea Family To Red Hook

 

State Senator Velmanette Montgomery (D-Brooklyn) was among those who attended a welcoming reception at the home of Joni Yoswein and Glen Van Bramer for the IKEA family.  This major furnishings retailer is slated to open in the Brooklyn community of Red Hook during the Summer of 2008.

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Golden And Maltese Declare Victory On "granny's Law"

GOLDEN AND MALTESE DECLARE VICTORY ON "GRANNY’S LAW"

After a Year of Excuses and Inaction, Assembly Finally Agrees

To Address Issue of Vicious Assaults on Senior Citizens

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