Job Creation, improved government efficiencies and statewide balance are trademarks of budget agreement Hauppauge, NY – State Senator Brian X. Foley (D – Blue Point) has announced that an agreement has been reached between the Assembly, Senate, and the Governor that will close the largest budget deficit in the New York State history. The agreement will give way to an on-time budget that protects Long Island’s schools, enacts major reforms, and moves the state towards fiscal solvency.
Brentwood, NY - Senator Brian X. Foley (D – Blue Point) hosted a town hall forum on the federal stimulus package at the Brentwood campus of Suffolk County Community College to inform the public about the benefits local communities may realize from the $24.1 billion New York stands to receive from the federal stimulus package. The attendees learned first-hand what projects are eligible for funding and how to obtain funding. Senator Foley was joined at the forum by fellow hosts Sen. Craig Johnson and Senate Majority Leader Malcolm A.
Hundreds of William Floyd High School students take part in festivitiesMastic Beach, NY – As millions of citizens and hundreds of elected officials from around the country gathered in Washington D.C to celebrate the historic inauguration of President Barack Obama, Sen. Brian X. Foley joined students at the William Floyd School District as they took part in the festivities. Sen.