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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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SENATOR LANZA CALLS FOR HIGH SPEED E-Z PASS LANES AT ALL NEW YORK TOLL BOOTHS

Senator Andrew Lanza has introduced legislation, Senate Bill S.5095, which would require the New York State Thruway Authority and the Metropolitan Transit Authority to establish at least one high speed lane at all toll booths in New York State for E-Z Pass use.

May 21, 2009
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SENATE DEMOCRATS BLOCK BILL TO TOUGHEN SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY

Senate Democrats today defeated a common-sense bill that would elevate criminal penalties for convicted sex offenders that fail to register every year with the Division of Criminal Justice Services’ sex offender registry.  Under the Republican bill, the penalty for failure to register would be raise from a misdemeanor to a class D felony.

May 21, 2009
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June 10, 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Staten Island Doesn't Love the M.T.A. Bill

By Jimmy VielkindPolitickerNY Blog

ALBANY—

May 8, 2009
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DEM MOVES CONFOUND LANZA

http://blog.silive.com/politics/2009/04/strictly_political_for_april_2.html

Strictly Political for April 26, 2009

DEM MOVES CONFOUND LANZA

What are Albany Democrats thinking?

That's what state GOP Sen. Andy Lanza (R-Staten Island) is wondering these days.

April 26, 2009
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Senator Lanza and Staten Island’s Elected Officials Demand Tax Relief

Senator Andrew Lanza, Assemblyman Lou Tobacco, Staten Island Borough President James Molinaro, and City Council Members Vincent Ignizio and James Oddo today held a press conference to call for real tax relief to help Staten Island’s overtaxed, overburdened middle-class families and small businesses, saying the state’s “Tax Freedom Day” needs to arrive much sooner.

April 25, 2009
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New York State Tax Freedom Day

Staten Island elected officials hold press conference to decry New York States onerous tax burden

April 24, 2009
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