Bill Perkins's Photos

Senator Perkins with members of DC37

Senator Perkins with members of DC37 in the convention center at Albany during a DC37 advocacy rally.

May 26, 2011
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Senator Perkins with Imam Konate and Ambassador Bamba

Senator Perkins welcomes Imam Soulemaine Konate and Youssoufou Bamba, Ambassador to the Corte d'Ivorie (Ivory Coast) to the Senate Chamber.

May 26, 2011
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Senator Perkins Receives Historic District Council's Friends in High Places Award

(left to right: Senator Perkins, HDC President Leo Blackma, Landmark West Executive Director Kate Wood)

Senator Bill Perkins was presented with the Historic District Council's Friends in High Places Award Thursday evening May 12th. Taking place in the lovely flower-filled garden of the Church of the Pilgrims in Brooklyn Heights, the moving ceremony was only marred by particularly cool weather. However, the kind remarks made by HDC board member Kate Wood, who directs Landmark West, one of the most active preservation groups in Senator Perkins' district, could not have been warmer (remarks seen below).

 

May 19, 2011
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Senator Perkins Stands Up with Colleagues to Advocate for Rent Regulation

On Wednesday, April 13, 2011 Senator Perkins held a press conference with Senate and Assembly colleagues to advocate for the continuation of rent regualtion in order to help protect over 2,000,000 New Yorkers.

 

April 13, 2011
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Education is a right not a privilege

On March 15, 2011 Senator Pekins joined with advocates in the State Capitol Building to fight for education.

March 15, 2011
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Senator Bill Perkins Advocates for the Dignity for All Students Act

On June 22, 2010 Senator Bill Perkins participated in a press conference which advocated for the passage of S. 1987-B, the dignity for all students act.  On the same day the bill passed the Senate with a vote of 58 to 3.

June 24, 2010
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Tenant Lobby Day: Senator Perkins and Housing Rights Advocates

On April 27, 2010 Senator Bill Perkins attended a rally to support tenants rights.

May 7, 2010
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Tenant Lobby Day: Senator Perkins rallying with constituents

On April 27, 2010 Senator Bill Perkins attended a rally to support tenants rights.

May 7, 2010
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Tenant Lobby Day: meeting a constituent

On April 27, 2010 Senator Bill Perkins attended a rally to support tenants rights.

May 7, 2010
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Charter School Hearing: Chairman Perkins displays one of many articles related to the issue of charter schools

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled .

May 7, 2010
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Charter School Hearing: charter school authorizers witness panel

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Christina Grant--Deptuty Dir. of Charter Schools; DOEJohn White-- Deputy Chancellor; DOEJonas Chartock-- Exec. Director; SUNY Charter InstituteDr. John King-- Sr. Deputy Commissioner; NYS Education Dept.Sally Bauchofer--Exec. Director of the Office of Innovative School Models; NYS Education Dept.

May 7, 2010
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Charter School Hearing: charter parents whose children have been adversely affected by charter schools.

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled .

May 7, 2010
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Charter School Hearing: Standing Room Only

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled .

May 7, 2010
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Charter School Hearing: Chairman Perkins, Senator Montgomery & Senator Johnson.

(right to left: Chairman Perkins, Senator Montgomery & Senator Johnson.)

On April 22, 2010, Senator Perkins, Chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions held a public hearing to take a look at the growing charter school industry and to examine if the democratic vision of public education is being fulfilled.  

May 7, 2010
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Property Tax Refief Press Conference

On April 20, 2010 Senator Perkins joined his Senate and Assembly colleauges at a press conference to advocate for property tax relief.

May 7, 2010
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Save Our Parks

On March 24, 2010 Senator Perkins attended and spoke at a press conference devoted to saving our state parks.

March 30, 2010
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Greeting a Guest at the Creative Power of Women Event

Senator Perkins happily greets one of the many guests at the Creative Power of Women event on Friday, March 26, 2010.

March 30, 2010
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