Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), chairman of the Senate Committee on Investigations and Government Operations, discusses the need for a non-political apportionment commission on the Capitol Pressroom on May 4, 2010. Two hours after this interview, Senator Johnson's Committee became the first in New York history to pass an independent redistricting bill
With Mother's Day approaching, Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), released a Public Service Announcement Promoting Breast Cancer awareness.
In the PSA, which was filmed in Senator Johnson's childhood home in Port Washington, he talks about his mother, late County Legislator Barbara Johnson, and how her 15-year battle with breast cancer affected his family.
He also directs viewers to the The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program, which has provided professional counseling, education and outreach services to thousands of breast cancer patients and their families for the last 30 years.
Taxpayer Abuse Assessment Targets Figures in Roslyn Scandal, Similar Crimes
Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), today announced legislation, (S.6823A/A9960A), that would end the double victimization caused by public pension system members who use their positions to steal taxpayer money, yet are still able to collect their taxpayer-funded pensions.
Circuit Breaker; Property Tax Cap, Senior STAR Rebate Check to Provide Comprehensive Tax Relief To Nassau Residents
Comprehensive legislation aimed at providing real property tax relief to residents on Long Island and across New York State overwhelmingly passed the State Senate yesterday, Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), announced.
Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and Government Operations, held a hearing on the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General's efforts to crack down on fraud within the Medicaid System on Jan. 7, 2009.
The Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and Government Operations held a hearing on the Non-Collection of taxes on tobacco products sold to non-native Americans on Indian reservations on Oct. 27, 2009.
MINEOLA, NY – Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), the Senate Majority's representative to the MTA Capital Program Review Board,and Senator Charles Fuschillo, (R-Merrick) hold a public hearing on the the MTA's proposed 2010-2014 Capital Plan on Oct. 29, 2009. This clip -- Long Island Rail Road President Helena Williams.
Senator Craig M. Johnson (D-Nassau) and representatives from Austim Speaks addressed the Senate Standing Committee on Insurance during an Oct. 23, 2009 hearing on the insurance industry's role in the treatment of Autism. During this testimony, Senator Johnson urged the Senate Insurance Committee to pass (S.2366) legislation that would require private insurance companies to cover some of the costs associated with the treatment of Autism.