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Joel's in 'Control' : Returns Fire At Hearing - New York Post 5/6/09

JOEL'S IN 'CONTROL'RETURNS FIRE AT HEARING

By BRENDAN SCOTT in Albany and CARL CAMPANILE in NY

Last updated: 4:47 amMay 6, 2009 Posted: 1:48 amMay 6, 2009

Unflappable Schools Chancellor Joel Klein skillfully fended off a firestorm of criticism yesterday from Democratic state senators and other foes of mayoral control.

The hostile reception for Klein in a tense Senate committee hearing sent a clear signal that the battle over the school-governance law was near the boiling point. The seven-year-old law expires June 30.

May 6, 2009
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Mayor Bloomberg and Joel Klein told to relax on mayor control of schools - NY Daily News 5/6/09

Mayor Bloomberg and Joel Klein told to relax on mayor control of schools

BY Kenneth Lovett DAILY NEWS ALBANY BUREAU CHIEF

Wednesday, May 6th 2009, 4:00 AM

ALBANY - Several state lawmakers warned Tuesday they intend to soften mayoral control over the schools - and urged Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Joel Klein to get on board.

May 6, 2009
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Justice for Farmworkers Campaign - Resolution (J.1618) Adopted by Senate on April 28, 2009

LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring the many contributions of New York State farmworkers and recognising their need for fair labor practices

May 5, 2009
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Legislative Trip to Washington D.C.

(top left to right) Senator Schneiderman, Senator Adams, Senator Perkins, Senator Sampson, Senator Foley

(bottom left to right) Senator Squadron, Senator Aubertine, Senator Stachowski, Senator Parker, Senator Krueger, United States Senator Gillibrand, Majority Leader Smith, Senator Little, Senator Klein, Senator Johnson, Senator Griffo  

May 5, 2009
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The Perkins Report (4/28/09) - Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum

Senator Perkins addresses his constituents in his weekly broadcast, The Perkins Report.  This week Senator Perkins introduces the 4/17/09 Town Hall Forum he hosted at the Harlem Hospital Center that covered the Federal Stimulus Package 

May 4, 2009
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Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum - Introduction

Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum at the Harlem Hospital Center on Friday, April 17, 2009 from 9:30AM - 12:00PM

May 4, 2009
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Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum - Break Out Session 1

Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum at the Harlem Hospital Center on Friday, April 17, 2009 from 9:30AM - 12:00PM

May 4, 2009
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Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum - Break Out Session 2

Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum at the Harlem Hospital Center on Friday, April 17, 2009 from 9:30AM - 12:00PM

May 4, 2009
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Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum - Break Out Session 3

Senator Perkins Hosts Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum at the Harlem Hospital Center on Friday, April 17, 2009 from 9:30AM - 12:00PM

May 4, 2009
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Susan L. Taylor & Senator Perkins

Susan L. Taylor, acclaimed editor-in-chief of Essence Magazine, stands with Senator Bill Perkins in the Senate Chamber

May 1, 2009
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Appointment of The Honorable Judge Lippman as Chief Judge to the New York State Court of Appeals

(from left to right) Senator John Sampson, Senator George D. Maziarz, Chief Judge Lippman, & Senator Perkins

May 1, 2009
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Summer Youth Employment Rally

Senator Perkins, a long-standing  advocate of the summer youth employment campaign, shows his support.

May 1, 2009
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Youth Action Program

Senator Perkins meeting with youth and team leaders to support the Youth Action Program

April 30, 2009
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Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program

 

ADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAM 

Mother's Day is nearing and we are again conducting our annual Mother’s Day Mammography Campaign.  We are writing to ask you to spread the word about the importance of mammography and the help that is available to your constituents through the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program.

April 24, 2009
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2008 Puerto Rican Day Parade

2008 Puerto Rican Day Parade

March 31, 2009
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2008 Puerto Rican Day Parade

2008 Puerto Rican Day Parade

March 31, 2009
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2008 Puerto Rican Day Parade

2008 Puerto Rican Day Parade

March 31, 2009
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