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February 1, 2010
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Sen. Foley Commemorates Black History Month; Community Encouraged to Nominate Deserving Individuals for Black History Month Recognition Awards

State Senator Brian X. Foley (D – Blue Point) will commemorate Black History Month by honoring the vibrant African American community in the 3rd Senate District, which stretches from Brentwood and Central Islip in the western portion of the district through Bellport and Mastic Beach in the eastern most portions.  

January 29, 2010
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Sen. Foley Thanks Volunteers Supporting Haitian Earthquake Relief Efforts

On January, 20, 2010, State Senator Brian X. Foley (D - Blue Point) sponosored a reolution expressing solidarity with victims of the Haitian earthquake. Senator Foley, whose district includes a vibrant Haitian American community, thanked volunteers who have pitched in to help relief efforts.

In addition, Senator Foley's office has launched a collection drive to help victims of this tragedy. To read more about the collection drive click here.

January 27, 2010
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Sen. Foley & Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Announce Major Funding for State-of-the-Art Breast Cancer Screening Unit

Digital Mammography unit will make breast cancer screening quicker, less stressful, and more accurate

January 26, 2010
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Committee Meeting: Banks Committee Meeting

Standing meeting of the Banks committee.

January 12, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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Why I Sponsored a Resolution Expelling Sen. Monserrate

I wanted to share with you a recent column I wrote for the Huffington Post, a nationally read newsblog, explaining why I am pushing to expel Sen. Hiram Monserrate from the New York State Senate. You can read my post by visiting the Huffington Post website (www.huffingtonpost.com) or simply scrolling down.

January 10, 2010
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Sen. Foley Introduces Legislation to Combat Growing Drug Addiction Crisis on Long Island

Denise's Law will help parents keep minors in detox treatment, requires healthcare coverage for detox treatment

January 6, 2010
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$200 LIPA Credit Still Available to Suffolk Seniors - Click Here for Application

Senator Encourages all eligible residents to apply for the $200 LIPA credit as part of the Senior Energy Assitance Program. To obtain the application, click here, or simply scroll down and click on the pdf form attached.

 

Download the pdf. application below.

Once completed, applications can be mailed to:

LIPA

ATTN: IE-SEAP

P.O. BOX 9083

MELVILLE, NY 11747

December 18, 2009
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Sen. Foley Encourages Eligible Residents to Utlize HEAP Benefits - Click Here for Application

To apply for HEAP, simply click here or scroll down on on this page and download the pdf attachement.

Once completed, you may mail the application to:

Suffolk County Department of Social Services

P.O. Box 1800

Hauppauge, NY 11788

December 18, 2009
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Residents May Obtain Applications for HEAP and $200 LIPA Credit Here

To apply for HEAP you may click here or download the HEAP application attached below. Once completed HEAP applications should be mailed to:

Suffolk County Department of Social Services

P.O. Box 1800

Hauppauge, NY 11788

File: 
HEAP Application

File: 
LIPA $200 Credit Application

December 18, 2009
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Sen. Foley Introduces Legislation to Significantly Reduce MTA Payroll Tax on Long Island

Senator Brian X. Foley (D – Blue Point) and Assemblyman Fred Thiele (I – Sag Harbor) announced the introduction of major legislation that will significantly reduce the MTA payroll tax in Suffolk and Nassau as well as five other counties outside New York City that are currently served by the MTA.

December 15, 2009
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Sen. Foley Speaks on the Passage of Landmark Mortgage Foreclosure Bill

Senator Brian X. Foley (D – Blue Point) announced the passage of landmark legislation (S. 66007) that protects homeowners across New York State from the foreclosure crisis.

November 19, 2009
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