Senator Flanagan To Discuss The Issues On Cablevision's Meet The Leaders

Senator John J. Flanagan (2nd Senate District) recently joined host Patrick Halpin for a taping of Cablevision's Meet the Leaders program. Senator Flanagan took the opportunity to update Long Islanders about a number of important issues that he is currently working on.The discussion included an update on Senator Flanagan's continuing efforts to stop Governor Eliot Spitzer's attempt to allow those in the country illegally to obtain driver's licenses.

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Senator Fuschillo Presents New York State Military Award To North Massapequa Veteran

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently presented the New York State Conspicuous Service Cross with one silver device to Melvin Brenner, a World War II veteran from North Massapequa. Mr. Brenner served in the United States Army, attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. In addition to the Conspicuous Service Cross, Mr. Brenner also earned the Bronze Star Medal, the World War II Victory Medal, the European-African-Middle Eastern Service Medal, the American Service Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal.

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Senator Farley Secures Special $350,000 For Gloversville School District

State Senator Hugh T.

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Senator Young Presents Plans For Upstate "Now."

BY JESSICA WASMUNDJamestown Post-JournalMaintaining jobs and a healthy economy in Chautauqua County is something state Sen. Cathy Young, ROlean, is pushing as a member of Upstate Now, the Senate Republican plan for job growth. ‘‘You are the people who are on the front lines working everyday to revitalize Chautauqua County,’’ Young told a room full of business leaders Friday at the Robert H. Jackson Center. ‘‘We need action — we need results.

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Testimony Of New York State Senator Thomas K. Duane Before The Partnership For Universal Health Coverage Joint Public Hearing Of The New York State Departments Of Health And Insurance

My name is Thomas K. Duane and I represent New York State's 29th Senate District, which includes the Upper West Side, Hell's Kitchen, Chelsea, Greenwich Village, and part of the East Side, including the East Village, Stuyvesant Town, Peter Cooper Village and Waterside Plaza. I want to thank you for the opportunity to testify before this joint hearing.

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Serrano Speaks At Student Council Assembly

The Senator addressed students at Amber Charter School shortly before their Student Council elections. He discussed the importance of civic participation and voting, while praising the students of Amber for taking such an active interest in their community and their school. The Senator discussed the structure of State Government, as well as his role as an advocate for the people of the 28th district.

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Senator Flanagan Discusses Issues With Retired Teachers

Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) recently addressed the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) Retiree Council 23 at their Fall Luncheon. The forum, which was recently held at the Watermill Inn in Smithtown, presented Senator Flanagan with the opportunity to speak to the members about the issues facing their communities and to hear what was on the minds of the former educators.As part of the discussion, Senator Flanagan provided the group with a comprehensive review of last spring's state budget negotiations.

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From "green" To Gold: 100 Green Card Holders Become Us Citizens

Brooklyn, NY – In the face of mounting anti-immigrant sentiments nationwide and the absence of a comprehensive immigration reform plan by the federal government, more than 100 "green card" holders in Brooklyn grasped at the opportunity to become United States citizens. The occasion was a citizenship assistance campaign hosted by State Senator Kevin Parker in conjunction with the Citizenship and Immigration Project of CUNY.

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New York State Geriatric Mental Health Alliance Presents First Geriatric Mental Health Leadership Award To Senator Morahan

The Geriatric Mental Health Alliance of New York--an advocacy organization with 3000 members from throughout New York State--presented its first Geriatric Mental Health Leadership Award to New York State Senator Thomas P. Morahanat a special ceremony on November 1, 2007 at Highland House in Middletown, New York.

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Larkin Fights For Property Tax Relief

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