Daniel L. Squadron's Reports

August 14, 2012
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Cradle to Career: A social services agenda for a new New York

New York State’s fiscal crisis is taking a toll on all New Yorkers, but especially the low-income citizens and those who are considered hardest to employ. Given our limited resources, it is critical to support proven, cost-effective programs that will nurture children, help them transition from school to college, onto adulthood, and help them find successful careers.

With a total investment of $76 million, the Cradle to Career initiative outlined below has the potential to do just that.

File: 
Cradle to Career Proposal FINAL.pdf

February 23, 2011
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F Train Follow-Up Report

Last year, Senator Squadron urged the MTA to address the F train’s service problems.  He worked with the MTA and released a 25-page report detailing the problems on the F line and made recommendations.  Senator Squadron asked for a follow-up report, and the MTA provided this report, attached here.

File: 
F Review Follow Up - October 2010 - FINAL.pdf

November 15, 2010
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Report: New York Retail...Serving The Public!

This report is the result of a hearing the Committee conducted on September 18, 2009 on retail diversity and neighborhood health. It analyzes several of the major problems local retail merchants face, such as adverse tax policy and high commercial rent. Furthermore, it explores the problems and benefits associated with “big box” retailers in New York communities and the effects they have on local retailers.

File: 
Committee on Cities Retail Report

File: 
Appendix to Retail Report

April 23, 2010
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Testimony Of State Senator Daniel Squadron Regarding Natural Gas Drilling In The New York City Watershed

My name is Daniel Squadron and I represent the 25th Senate District in the New York State Senate. My district includes Greenpoint,Williamsburg, Vinegar Hill, DUMBO, Fulton Ferry, Brooklyn Heights,Boerum Hill, Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens and Gowanus in Brooklyn, and the neighborhoods of Tribeca, Battery Park City, the Lower East Side, Chinatown, the Financial District, Little Italy, SoHo and the East Village in Manhattan.  Thank you for giving me the opportunity to testify today.

December 27, 2009
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An Update From Senator Squadron

Dear Friend:

With so much happening in Albany, I wanted to send along an update.

June 17, 2009
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Sponsor's Memo for Ethics Reform Bill to Increase Disclosure Requirements

NEW YORK STATE SENATE MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF LEGISLATION submitted in accordance with Senate Rule VI, Sec 1.

( x ) Memo on original draft bill(  ) Memo on amended bill

SENATE BILL #:     ASSEMBLY BILL #: 

SENATE SPONSOR (S):  Squadron    ASSEMBLY SPONSOR (S):

May 26, 2009
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Sponsor's Memo for Commission on Governmental Ethics Act of 2009

Click here to read and comment on the text of the bill

NEW YORK STATE SENATEMEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF LEGISLATIONsubmitted in accordance with Senate Rule VI, Sec 1.

( x ) Memo on original draft bill(  ) Memo on amended bill

SENATE BILL #:              ASSEMBLY BILL #: 

May 26, 2009
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Federal Stimulus Package Town Hall Forum

Senate Majority Leader Malcolm A. Smith and the New York State Senate invites you to attend a Town Hall Forum on the Federal Stimulus Package.

Here's what you'll find out:• How your community can benefit from the Stimulus Package;• What projects are eligible for funding; and• Information about job creation and business opportunities.

January 8, 2009
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