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Sen. Aubertine discusses cancer prevention programs with advocates in Watertown

Sen. Aubertine discusses cancer prevention programs with advocates in Watertown, Feb. 27

February 27, 2009
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Sen. Aubertine poses for picture in his office with cancer prevention advocates

Sen. Aubertine poses for picture in his office with cancer prevention advocates, Feb. 27

February 27, 2009
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SENATOR AUBERTINE APPOINTED CHAIR OF LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION ON RURAL RESOURCES

 

ANNOUNCES PLAN FOR UPSTATE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

 

February 25, 2009
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Sen. Aubertine speaks at press conference with U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer on Feb. 18

Sen. Aubertine speaks at press conference with U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer on Feb. 18

February 18, 2009
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Sen. Aubertine talks with Urling Walker and Canadian House Speaker Peter Milliken

Sen. Aubertine talks with Urling Walker and Canadian House Speaker Peter Milliken on Feb. 18

February 18, 2009
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New York State Senators Discuss Stimulus with Congressional Leaders

In Washington, the senators discussed the importance of New York receiving its fair share of the federal stimulus package and the ways in which the money will be used to revitalize New York’s economy.

 

February 12, 2009
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New York State Senate, Senator Aubertine, Stimulus Package, Washington, DC

From Washington DC Sen. Smith and Senator Aubertine addresses the Federal Stimulus Package on February 12, 2009

February 12, 2009
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Statement From Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine Regarding Gov. David Paterson’s Selection Of Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand To Follow Secretary Of State Hillary Rodham Clinton As New York’s Next U.s. Senator:

WATERTOWN (January 23, 2009)—“I’m certainly pleased that the governor has chosen to move quickly after Sen. Clinton’s confirmation. We all recognize the importance of our senator being at the table when the economic stimulus package is discussed.

“I want to congratulate Rep. Gillibrand on her move to the Senate. She has been a strong advocate for rural New York and an active member of the House’s Agriculture Committee. She will do a great job representing us and I look forward to working with her.

January 23, 2009
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Statement From State Sen. Darrel Aubertine On The Inauguration Of President Barack Obama

ALBANY (January 20, 2009)—"Today is an historic and truly proud day for our country. The swearing in of Barack Obama as our 44th President is a tremendous step forward for our nation and it is hard not to get caught up in the excitement of this day. With every new administration comes new opportunities, but the nation has come together in an especially remarkable way to stand behind this president. As a state and as a nation, we all can be proud and hopeful for our future."

January 20, 2009
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Aubertine: Wine And Grape Foundation Key To Growing Industry

Senator opposes proposals to eliminate funding for the "voice of our state's wine industry"

WATERTOWN (January 16, 2009)—State Senate Agriculture Chairman Darrel J. Aubertine said today that eliminating all funding to the New York Wine and Grape Foundation in the 2009-10 Budget would be a mistake, considering the value gained by the state's investment in the foundation for more than two decades.

January 16, 2009
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Reynolds Game Farm Will Not Be Closed

Aubertine, Valesky, sportsmen worked with Governor to save pheasant farm

WATERTOWN (January 16, 2009)—State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine today thanked Gov. David A. Paterson for reversing a decision to close the Reynolds Game Farm and instead explore new funding options to preserve the program.

January 16, 2009
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Governor Signs Aubertine’s Bill For Village Of Parish

Home rule legislation will substantially lower village interest rate on wastewater project

ALBANY (January 13, 2009)—A bill sponsored by state Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine to help the village of Parish save money in financing its wastewater project was signed by Gov. David A. Paterson today, clearing the way for village officials to secure a reduced interest rate on the project’s remaining debt.

January 13, 2009
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Sen. Aubertine Applauds Signing Of Alcoa Power Deal To Save 900 Jobs

Governor signs deal for New York Power Authority to provide low cost power to Massena employer

MASSENA (January 12, 2009)—State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine today celebrated the signing of an agreement between Alcoa and the New York Power Authority to provide low cost power in exchange for preserving some 900 jobs in Northern New York.

January 12, 2009
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Sen. Aubertine Joins Gov. David Paterson On Watertown Visit

North Country visit is the first town hall meeting to discuss budget since State of the State

WATERTOWN (January 11, 2009)—State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine today applauded Gov. David A. Paterson for kicking off his series of town hall meetings on the 2009-10 proposed Executive Budget right here in Northern New York.

January 11, 2009
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Sen. Aubertine greets with Rep. Steve Israel at First National Beef and Brew on Jan. 10, 2009

Sen. Aubertine greets with Rep. Steve Israel at First National Beef and Brew on Jan. 10, 2009

January 10, 2009
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Aubertine: New Senate Leadership, State Of The State Address Mark Important Day In New York’s History

ALBANY (January 7, 2009)—State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine said today that he was encouraged by the governor's call to action in light of our state's fiscal crisis and said he is excited about the prospects of a new Senate majority led by Majority Leader Malcolm A. Smith.

January 7, 2009
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Senate Budget Forum Draws Testimony In Snowstorm

Aubertine, colleagues hear ideas and concerns of community leaders regarding 2009-10 budget

OSWEGO (December 19, 2008)—State Sens. Darrel J. Aubertine and David J. Valesky today heard live testimony from several dozen community leaders who braved the snow to give their opinions and ideas on the 2009-10 budget.

December 19, 2008
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Aubertine: Budget Appears To Be On The Right Track

Governor’s spending plan outlines the state’s grim fiscal status, proposes difficult solutions Legislature must work with Gov. Paterson to make recommendations to improve it

ALBANY (December 16, 2008)—State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine said today that Gov. David Paterson’s executive budget proposal reflects the state’s economic crisis and appears to be on the right track in terms of addressing projected shortfalls.

December 16, 2008
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“cow Tax” Could Have Unintended Consequences

Aubertine: Greenhouse gas regulations could increase global emissions, devastate economy

WATERTOWN (December 12, 2008)—State Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine today said that a proposed rule to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, including methane from livestock, would not only devastate agriculture in New York State and nationwide, but it would likely also increase global greenhouse emissions.

December 12, 2008
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