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SENATOR LANZA ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE TEENAGE DRIVER SAFETY

State Senator Andrew Lanza announces that the state Senate recently passed legislation he supports to strengthen teen driving training requirements and prevent teenage driving deaths.

July 23, 2009
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Bloomberg Unleashes On The Senate Dems

 

 

Using some of his strongest language to date, Mayor Bloomberg gave the Senate Democrats

 

July 17, 2009
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Skelos: Pass Mayoral Control In The Spirit Of 'Love'

The Republicans are calling on Gov. David Paterson, Sen. Malcolm Smith, Sen. John Sampson, Sen. Pedro Espada Jr. - any Democrat, really - to exert some power over the Senate Democrats and bring the Assembly mayoral control bill up for a vote.

Here's Senate Minority Leader Dean Skelos calling for the bill to at least be allowed out onto the floor, where supporters insist there are sufficient GOP votes to pass it, "in the spirit of reform, transparency, openness and love that existed last night" when the Senate approved the rules resolution.

July 16, 2009
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SENIORNET OF SI, INC. Offering Summer Classes for Seniors 50 Plus

Fill Empty Hours One Day a Week and Catch up with Your Children & Grandchildren.

There is room in some of the classes planned for the summer. Introduction to Computers (Intro I), continuing into more advanced use of Computers (Intro II), roaming with the Internet and finally using the Computer together with your Digital Camera following a field trip, learning to use a scanner and many forms of enhancement of photographs through Adobe Photoshop Elements, Basic and Beyond

July 16, 2009
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

August 8, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

August 1, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

July 28, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Mobile Mammography – Free Screening Mammograms For Eligible Women

An appointment is necessary, please call 1-800-564-6868

July 21, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Staten Island's state Sen. Andrew Lanza furious over Democrats' judgeship vote

http://blog.silive.com/latest_news/2009/07/staten_islands_state_sen_andre_1/print.html

Staten Island state Sen. Andrew Lanza was reportedly very annoyed at Senate Democrats' confirmation of Court of Claims Judge Rick Dollinger without any Republicans in the chamber.

July 16, 2009
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State Legislature has pushed middle class Staten Island residents to the breaking point

In just 6 short months, the State Legislature in Albany has pushed middle class Staten Island residents to the breaking point.

In six months they:

July 7, 2009
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City Budgets $141 Million for Toxic Waste Cleanup at Staten Island Site

New York, NY -- The city budget, expected to be approved this week, dedicates $141 million for the cleanup of a long-abandoned toxic waste dump in Staten Island. Community representatives will meet with the Department of Environmental Protection Monday to finalize the cleanup plan.

 

June 19, 2009
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Staten Islanders await decision day in Albany

http://blog.silive.com/latest_news/2009/06/staten_islanders_await_decisio/print.html

ALBANY -- State Senate lawmakers in Albany could be headed for an historic power-sharing arrangement if renegade Democratic state Sen. Hiram Monserrate backs off his plan to vote with Senate Republicans.

June 15, 2009
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SENATOR LANZA PUSHES FOR BILL TO FIX CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK PROBLEM CREATED BY ROCKEFELLER REFORMS

Senator Lanza along with members of the Senate Republican Conference and District Attorneys from across the State today pushed for major criminal justice legislation to fix a dangerous problem that will put the lives of the most vulnerable New Yorkers at risk.

June 1, 2009
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MORE NEW TAXES ON THE WAY STARTING JUNE 1ST

Budget Tax Hikes Will Hit Consumers & Businesses With Higher Costs

 

May 29, 2009
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May 29, 4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Driver's License Redux?

www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2009/05/drivers-license-redux-1.html

The Senate Republicans have latched on to a provision in the latest Rockefeller Drug Law reform that lets judges seal offenders records from potential employers in hopes that it will help them win back the majority next fall.

May 28, 2009
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