Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. announced that starting June 1st, New Yorkers will be paying more for bottled water, purchases made over the Internet, and for car rentals as a result of tax increases in Governor Paterson’s 2009-10 state budget. In addition, June 1st tax hikes will hit companies that transport employees in and out of New York and double a state fee on auto insurance policies.
In a letter to the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) dated May 1, 2009, State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) called on the PSC to reject Aqua-New York Water’s proposed rate increase that would raise residents’ average monthly water bills by 12%.
State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) is reminding all current and prospective small business owners about his 2009 Small Business Networking Expo on Thursday, May 28th. The Small Business Networking Expo will be held between 4:30 and 6:30 pm at the Seaford Knights of Columbus, which is located at 2183 Jackson Avenue in Seaford.
State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) recently visited Wantagh Elementary School to congratulate Dr. Don Sternberg on being named 2009 New York State Principal of the Year by the School Administrators Association of New York State (SAANYS).
Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right) speaks with Merrick resident Michael Giangregorio about his legislation requiring insurance companies to cover treatment costs for children with autism. Mr. Giangreogrio, who has an eight year old son with autism, joined with Senator Fuschillo in calling on the State to enact the legislation into law.
State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) and Assemblyman David McDonough (19th Assembly District) recently congratulated Michael Costanza, a member of the North Merrick Fire Department, for being named Chairman of the Nassau County Fire Commission.
Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo discusses how the MTA payroll tax will harm taxpayers by raising costs on local governments. He is joined by (l-r) Senator Carl Marcellino, Senator Kemp Hannon, Legislator Ed Mangano, Legislator John Ciotti, Senator Dean Skelos, Legislator Francis Becker, and Supervisor Kate Murray.
Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo shows how an ignition inerlock eill keep a convicted drunk driving from driving drunk again. He is joined by (l-r) Johanna Hazarian, the mother of Police Officer Glen Ciano, DA Rice, Legislator Horsley, MADD-LI President Denna Cohen, and DEDICATEDD President Marge Lee in calling on the State to enact a law making ignition interlocks mandatory for all convicted DWI offenders.
State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) announced that both the New York State Senate and Assembly have passed legislation he supported that would crack down on “double dipping” at school districts and reform the pension system to better protect taxpayer dollars.
State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (8th Senate District) was recently honored by MADD-Long Island for his dedication and service to helping MADD achieve its mission of ending drunk driving, supporting victims, and preventing underage drinking.