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Senate Co-Leader Jeff Klein and State Senators Diane Savino and David Carlucci propose nearly $200 million in affordable day care subsidies to help New York’s working families 

 

New report shows that the IDC’s Affordable New York  proposals would critically change financial health for state’s low- and middle-income parents

January 15, 2014
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Senator Carlucci Proposes Toll Relief for Commuters

Senator Carlucci Proposes Toll Relief for Commuters Stands with Local Leaders, Business Owners and Commuters

 

NYACK- Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) stood with Nyack Mayor Jen White, John Corlett, Chairman of the Legislative Committee for AAA New York State, Mike Hekker of the Nyack River Club and employees of the club to announce a new first of its kind toll relief plan specifically designed to ease the burden for commuters traveling throughout our area.

January 13, 2014
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Senator Carlucci's Senior Advisory Task Force Announce Plan to Help Senior's Afford The Hudson Valley Senator & Task Force Members

“Seniors deserve to live their golden years in comfort, not in poverty.”

NANUET - Senator David Carlucci’s (D-Rockland/Westchester) Senior Advisory Task Force announced a plan today that promises to ease the burden of affordability for seniors throughout the Hudson Valley. Even though seniors put in a lifetime of hard work, many still live on a fixed income that can barely put food on the table. This proposal promises to provide real relief for seniors.

December 19, 2013
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Thanksgiving Essays and Contributions

Dear Participant,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration. We received outstanding poems, essays, and artwork that exemplify the creativity of New York State’s young people.

The submissions received are remarkable in what they represent – showing gratitude and respect for family, friends, our troops fighting overseas, and many other important subjects and activities. I am humbled and honored to see such inspiring contributions in response to what is a deceptively difficult question: “What are you thankful for?”

On behalf of the New York State Senate, I would like to offer my wholehearted congratulations to all of the participants in this year’s Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration.

Sincerely,

December 6, 2013
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Senator Carlucci Cuts Red Tape: Allows Senior Resident the Once in a Lifetime Chance to Attend her Granddaughters Wedding

Nanuet, NY – Senator David Carlucci (D, Rockland/Westchester) announced today that his office successfully advocated for a local senior citizen, Dora Russo, who was hitting a road block with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).  

December 4, 2013
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Senator Carlucci Statement on Bond Rating Upgrade

State Senator David Carlucci (D-New City) said, "After working together with my colleagues in Albany and local leaders here in Rockland County I am very happy to announce that Moody's, the bond rating service, has upgraded Rodland County's bond rating from negative to stable in part thanks to the deficit financing bill which was recently signed into law. Finally Rockland County is moving in the right direction. I will continue to make sure the County not only has a second chance, but is held accountable for its actions moving forward." 

December 4, 2013
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Senator Carlucci & NYS Department of State Offers Consumers Holiday Shopping Tips

NEW YORK DEPARTMENT OF STATE’S DIVISION OF CONSUMER PROTECTION REVIEWS TOP-FIVE SHOPPING COMPLAINTS 

DURING HOLIDAY SEASON

November 27, 2013
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Senator Carlucci Distrbutes Thanksgiving Holiday Bags

Senator Carlucci Delivers Thanksgiving Bags 
to Families in Need

November 27, 2013
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November 22, 2013
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Statement by Senator Carlucci on Governor Cuomo’s Signature on Rockland County Financing Bill

NANUET, NY – Senator David Carlucci (D, Rockland/Westchester) said, “ I thank the Governor for his partnership and leadership in signing this important piece of legislation. Working with my colleagues in government we have delivered comprehensive oversight for the taxpayers of Rockland County. This is an important first step in getting Rockland County's finances back on track."

 

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November 13, 2013
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Senator Carlucci & Assemblywoman Jaffee Rally To Help East Ramapo Schools

Senator, Assembly Members & Advocates Call on Governor for Action 

November 12, 2013
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Senator Carlucci Visits Ossining Middle School: Announces $40,000 Bullet Aid Grant

Senator Carlucci Secures Grant
and Teen Health Awareness Campaign to 
Ossining Schools

October 31, 2013
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The Rockland Comeback: Hurricane Sandy One Year Later

Senator Carlucci, Clarkstown Supervisor Gromack Announce New Laws and Agreements to Improve Response Capabilities One Year After Superstorm Sandy

NEW CITY - Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) and Clarkstown Supervisor Alex Gromack today marked the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy by announcing new plans to respond quicker in the event of a future major storm to hit the Lower Hudson Valley. They were both joined by representatives of Orange & Rockland Utilities and Local Laborers 754 who came out to support the latest initiative that will greatly enhance communication and cooperation with state, town and local municipalities.

October 31, 2013
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Public Hearing: To investigate the impact of the Office of Mental Health’s Regional Centers of Excellence on community based services, access to in-patient care, and the effect on local communities, consumers and family members

Senate Standing Committee on Mental Health and Developmental DisabilitiesChair: Senator David CarlucciPublic Hearing: To investigate the impact of the Office of Mental Health’s RegionalCenters of Excellence on community based services, access to in-patientcare, and the effect on local communities, consumers and familymembersPlace: Chemung County Legislative Chambers, John H. Hazlett Building,5th Floor, 203 Lake Street, Elmira, New YorkTime: 11:00 A.M.Contact: Sarah Bangs (518) 455-2991Media Contact: Michael Grubiak (845) 623-3627ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

October 28, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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SENATOR CARLUCCI ASKS COMMISSIONER KING TO RESCHEDULE CRUCIAL TOWN HALL MEETINGS

Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Westchester) is calling on State Education Commissioner John King to immediately reschedule several meetings that were going to be held in collaboration with the New York State Parent Teacher Association. These meetings were organized in an effort to discuss the new Common Core learning standards that recently went statewide.

October 18, 2013
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SENATOR CARLUCCI SECURES GRANT FOR NEW CITY LIBRARY UPGRADES

New City, NY – Senator David Carlucci (D, Rockland/Westchester) visited the New City Library to receive a commendation for his efforts in securing $25,000 in New York State Bullet Aid to upgrade the library’s audio and visual equipment in their meeting room.

October 15, 2013
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Senators Carlucci, Valesky, Gallivan and Marchione Host Regulatory Reform Hearing in Rockland County

Bipartisan Senate Panel Focuses on Improving Economic Climate for Small Businesses

NANUET, NY – Today, members of the Senate Majority Coalition held a public hearing on ways New York State can improve its business climate and reduce the many costly regulatory burdens facing entrepreneurs and small businesses.  This marked the sixth in a series of ten statewide industry-specific public hearings held on regulatory reform. 

October 7, 2013
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