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Charles J. Fuschillo Jr.

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CHATTERTON STUDENTS HELP SENATOR FUSCHILLO “EXTEND THE HOLIDAYS” FOR CHILDREN IN WINTHROP HOSPITAL

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) recently visited Chatterton Elementary School in Merrick to thank students for participating in his annual “Extend the Holidays” toy drive.

January 24, 2011
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Newsday: Fuschillo to get big say in who'll lead LIPA

January 21, 2011

by Mark Harrington

January 21, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO CAP STATE SPENDING & REQUIRE SUPERMAJORITY VOTE TO RAISE TAXES

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that the New York State Senate has passed legislation that would create a state spending cap to ease the burden on taxpayers and ensure the state reduces its spending and lives within its budget. In addition, the Senate passed legislation which would require a two-thirds “supermajority” vote of the legislature in order to raise taxes, making it more difficult to increase costs on taxpayers. Senator Fuschillo supported both bills.

January 20, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO NAMED TO ENERGY COMMITTEE

Responsibilities Include Confirming Next LIPA CEO

January 20, 2011
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January 20, 2011
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TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE APPROVES FUSCHILLO BILL TO REQUIRE JUDICIAL REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF CONDITIONAL LICENSES FOR THOSE ARRESTED FOR DWI

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), Chairman of the Senate’s Transportation Committee, today announced that the committee has approved legislation he sponsored to stop those arrested for drunk driving from being approved for a conditional license to go back on the roads without a judge’s approval.

January 19, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO REMINDS NASSAU COUNTY RESIDENTS ABOUT THEIR RIGHT TO GRIEVE THEIR PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS

State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is reminding Nassau County residents that they have the right to file a grievance if they believe their property has been over-assessed by the Nassau County Department of Assessment.

January 13, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO REMINDS TOWN OF BABYLON RESIDENTS TO SAVE ON SCHOOL TAXES THROUGH THE STAR PROGRAM

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is reminding all Town of Babylon residents that they can save on their school taxes through New York State’s STAR program.

January 13, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO TO SPONSOR BREAST CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM AT NORTH BELLMORE LIBRARY

         New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), in conjunction with NuHealth/Nassau Health Care Corporation, will be sponsoring a breast cancer screening program on Thursday, February 17th from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm at the North Bellmore Library. The library is located at 1551 Newbridge Road in North Bellmore.        Appointments are necessary and will be scheduled on first-come, first-served basis.

January 12, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO NAMED CHAIRMAN OF SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE

              Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) today was named Chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee on Transportation by Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos.

January 11, 2011
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NY Daily News: Protecting kids from drunks

Voice of the People, January 10, 2011

Protecting kids from drunks

January 10, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO APPOINTED TO SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE

Senator Charles Fuschillo (R, Merrick) has been appointed to serve on the powerful Senate Finance Committee by Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. 

January 7, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO SWORN IN FOR NEW TERM IN NEW YORK STATE SENATE

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) was recently sworn in for a new term as the New York State Senator for the 8th District.  

January 6, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S STATE OF THE STATE

          “Governor Cuomo’s State of the State message focused on a number of issues which I believe are critical to putting New York State back on the right track; cutting spending, no new taxes, and creating jobs. 

January 6, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO VISITS WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL TO “EXTEND THE HOLIDAYS” FOR CHILDREN IN HAGEDORN PEDIATRIC INPATIENT CENTER

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo helps one of Winthrop's child patients pick out a toy from the over 1,500 he delivered to the hospital as part of his annual "Extend the Holidays" toy drive. 

January 4, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO APPLAUDS STATE COMPTROLLER’S REPORT ON LIPA’S HANDLING OF HURRICANE EARL

New York State Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) applauded a report recently issued by State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli on LIPA’s response to Hurricane Earl, which cost LIPA ratepayers an estimated $33 million. Senator Fuschillo requested the review last September following reports on the cost of LIPA’s response to the storm, which missed most of Long Island and caused only minimal damage.

January 3, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO INFORMS RESIDENTS ABOUT NEW LAWS FOR 2011

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is informing residents about some of the new laws which took effect on January 1st. The new laws include new measures to protect first responders, greater protections for consumers when redeeming rebates, and safeguards to protect seriously ill individuals from having their treatment coverage dropped by their insurance company.

January 3, 2011
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Newsday: DWI deaths drop; impaired driving persists

January 3, 2011

by Will Van Sant

Drunken-driving deaths have dropped dramatically since the early 1980s across the nation and locally - the result of tougher law enforcement, safer cars and a less-tolerant public, experts say - but the problem of impaired motorists persists on car-reliant Long Island.

January 3, 2011
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO & MEPHAM STUDENTS TEAM UP TO “EXTEND THE HOLIDAYS” FOR CHILDREN IN WINTHROP HOSPITAL

Photo caption: Senator Fuschillo (right) visits Mepham High School to pick up toys collected by the Student Council for his “Extend the Holidays” toy drive. He is joined by (l-r) Mepham Principal Mike Harrington, Jessica Dwyer, Jessica Ambrecht, Student Council Advisor Mary Corbelli, Amanda Vera, Joann Delauter, and Alexandra Gellin.  

December 30, 2010
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SENATOR FUSCHILLO: BE SMART, BE SAFE, AND DON’T DRINK AND DRIVE THIS NEW YEAR’S WEEKEND

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) is urging residents to be safe this New Year’s weekend by not drinking and driving.

December 30, 2010
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