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MARCELLINO TO HOST PROGRAM TO STEM FORECLOSURES

Foreclosure Prevention Specialists Available to meet Homeowners

11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday, April 20th in South Huntington

April 4, 2012
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Earth Day 2012 Poster Contest: District 5

Dear Participant,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.   This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 5th Senatorial District.

Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.

I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2012 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is:

Julia Bradley

Grade: 6

April 1, 2012
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BUDGET AGREEMENT AND AID TO EDUCATION


I am proud to say that the State Legislature and the Governor have reached an agreement on the State Budget. This agreement continues to protect taxpayers and help the private sector create jobs. It  closes a multi-billion dollar deficit with no new taxes, fees or gimmicks and limits spending growth to 2% or below for the second year in a row.

March 30, 2012
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March 27, 2012
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SENATE PASSES MEASURES TO REDUCE PESTICIDE WASTE

Bills Would Help Lessen Use of Some Pesticides and Prevent Unnecessary Disposal

 The New York State Senate today passed two bills that would reduce the amount of pesticides that are unnecessarily released into the environment. The bills, sponsored by Senator Carl L. Marcellino (R, Syosset) and Senator Mark Grisanti (R, North Buffalo), have environmental and economic benefits by reducing the amount of pesticides needing to be applied or disposed of as hazardous waste.

March 19, 2012
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CHAT WITH SENATOR MARCELLINO

Senator Carl L. Marcellino is inviting residents to participate in an online Virtual Town Hall he will be holding on Friday, March 23rd  from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm. The interactive event will be held on Senator Marcellino’s website.

March 8, 2012
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MARCELLINO CALLS FOR BAN ON CELL PHONE USE BY THOSE HOLDING A LEARNER’S PERMIT

Senator Carl L. Marcellino today announced that the New York State Senate recently passed his legislation to ban anyone holding a learner’s permit from talking on the phone while driving.

March 2, 2012
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SENATOR MARCELLINO JOINS HIS COLLEAGUES FOR “HEARTS FOR HUNGER” LEGISLATIVE FOOD CHALLENGE

Senator Carl L. Marcellino is joining Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food Bank “Hearts for Hunger” Legislative Food Drive Challenge. The Harry Chapin Food Bank helps LI Cares to feed more than 300,000  Long Islanders.

February 23, 2012
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SENATE PASSES BILL TO INCREASE PENALTIES FOR STALKING


The New York State Senate today passed a bill, sponsored by Senator Carl L. Marcellino, that would increase the penalties for stalking (S. 924A). An estimated 3.4 million people are victims of stalking in the United States each year.

"The obsessive nature of stalkers is unimaginable until you have suffered as the target of their endless pursuit,” said Senator Marcellino. “Stalking is a serious and potentially life-threatening crime. It changes the lives of the people who are victimized forever. This heinous behavior often proves lethal and the punishment must fit the crime.”

February 14, 2012
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Public Hearing on Executive Compensation at Not-for-Profit Organizations

Senator Carl L. Marcellino, Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and Government Operations today held a hearing on executive compensation at not-for-profit organizations that are receiving State funding.  

February 6, 2012
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SENATE PASSES MARCELLINO’S LEGISLATION REQUIRING NOTIFICATION

Requires businesses that make PILOTs to provide prior notice of challenge to assessment      

January 23, 2012
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Marcellino Announces Appointment To Senate Library Committee

             Senator Carl L. Marcellino (R-Syosset) announced today that he was appointed to a newly-created Senate Select Committee on Libraries.  This 19-member bipartisan body was established on January 10th through passage of a Senate resolution.

January 19, 2012
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Senator Marcellino To Hold Community Forums throughout the District

Senator Carl Marcellino wants to know what you’re thinking and would like to invite you to attend one of his Community Forums.  

"With the beginning of a new legislative session, this is a great time for Community Forums. Listening to your views enables me to better represent your needs.  Please join me and let me know what you think about any topic concerning State government," said Senator Marcellino. 

January 11, 2012
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