Illegal Scams Costs New Yorkers Millions of Dollars Each Year


HAVERSTRAW – Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Orange) today announced his plan to combat automobile insurance rate evasion, a fraudulent practice that costs New York taxpayers and ratepayers millions of dollars each year.  The senator has co-sponsored legislation (S.5695) that grants new authority to law enforcement personnel, while at the same time changes existing requirements relative to applying to register a vehicle and secure a drivers license in New York.

December 7, 2011

Governor Cuomo Signs Senator Carlucci Regulatory Reform Bills into Law

Senator Carlucci had an extremely productive first year as Chairman of the Senate's Administrative Regulations Review Commission (ARRC).  The freshman Senator's efforts culminated with Governor Andrew Cuomo signing into law two regulatory reform measures Senator Carlucci championed through the New York State Legislature.

November 15, 2011

Senator Carlucci Calls for a Public Forum with O&R, the Public Service Commission and Local Officials

(New City, NY) In response to the outcry of frustration from residents regarding the O&R power outages, Senator David Carlucci, Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee , Assemblyman Kenneth Zebrowski and Clarkstown  Supervisor Alex Gromack called for a public forum with O&R, the Public Service Commission and local officials.

November 3, 2011

Senator Carlucci and Nyack Hospital Want to Help You Protect Yourself From the Flu

 Senator Carlucci and Nyack Hospital are offering a limited supply of free flu shots to residents ages 19 and up.  Please call Senator Carlucci’s office at 845-623-3627 to make an appointment.

Flu shots will be administered on November 3rd from 4-7 PM at the Haverstraw Community Center at 50 West Broad Street.

All residents receiving the flu shot must present valid ID.

November 1, 2011

Senator David Carlucci Brings the Spirit of Halloween to the Nyack Head Start

(Nyack, NY) Senator David Carlucci was at the Nyack Head Start getting the kids into the spirit of Halloween and talking to them about Halloween safety .  The Senator read Halloween books to the children who are ages 3-5 and distributed 800 trick or treat bags with safety tips and coloring books to Head Start programs throughout Rockland.

“Halloween is a fun holiday where children can let their imaginations run wild, but sometimes in the excitement, safety can be forgotten”  Senator Carlucci said.  “It was my pleasure to visit with the kids at the Nyack Head Start program and talk to them about how to stay safe and have fun this Halloween.  I wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween.”

October 28, 2011

Senator Carlucci Named a Member of the Circle of Friends by the NY Farm Bureau

Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Orange) has been named a member of the New York Farm Bureau’s Circle of Friends 2011 Legislative Session.

“Preserving, promoting and protecting our family farms has been a priority of mine during my first year as State Senator.  I am honored to receive this award from the New York Farm Bureau and thank them for their support,”  Senator Carlucci said.  “I look forward to continuing to partner with them to ensure the viability of New York’s farms.”

October 19, 2011

Senator Carlucci Invites Spring Valley Business Owners to Participate in Roundtable Discussion

On Thursday, October 20th I will be hosting another roundtable discussion with small businesses on how to improve New York's business climate, it's economy and create jobs.

Spring Valley businesses who would like to participate should call my office at 623-3627.

Ideas presented during these discussions will be turned into legislation and advanced during the upcoming legislative session.

October 18, 2011

Senator Carlucci Announces Launch of Cyberbullying Census

Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Orange), Senator Jeffrey D. Klein, (D-Bronx/ Westchester), and Assemblyman William Scarborough, (D-Jamaica) were joined by Miss New York 2011 Kaitlin Monte, anti-cyberbullying advocates, and victims to announce the launch of the New York Cyberbully Census.

October 17, 2011

Senator Carlucci-Working to Provide Real Mandate Relief

(New City, NY) Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Orange) was joined by Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee, Assemblyman Kenneth Zebrowski, Rockland County Executive, Scott Vanderhoef, Chairwoman Rockland County Legislature, Harriet Cornell and NYS Association of Counties Executive Director, Stephen Acquario to announce legislation co-sponsored by Senator Carlucci that will relieve taxpayers by shifting the burden of the cost of Medicaid from counties to the State.

October 6, 2011
October 3, 2011

Senator Carlucci: Protecting Our Youth from Cyberbullying

In an effort to protect New Yorkers from online bullying, Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/ Orange) introduced a bill today that will make “bullycide” a felony.  The bill will expand second-degree manslaughter to include “bullycide”  or death by cyberbullying when a perpetrator intentionally or recklessly causes a victim to commit suicide, punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

September 26, 2011

Senator Carlucci Invites You to Participate in His Poster Contest Honoring National Hispanic Hertiage Month

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month I am encouraging students to participate in my “poster contest”  based on this year’s theme,  Many Backgrounds, Many Stories, One American Spirit. 

Posters should be no larger than 11 x 14 and prizes will be awarded throughout the 38th Senate district 1 per grade k – 5.  Entries will be picked up by October 19th.

For more information please call my office at 623-3627.

September 26, 2011

Senator Carlucci Hosts Small Business Roundtable on Jobs


Haverstraw, N.Y. – Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland/Orange) hosted a roundtable discussion with several local small business owners on how to improve New York's business climate, it's economy and create jobs.

“It is imperative that I  understand the needs of local business owners so I can take their ideas back to Albany,” Senator Carlucci said.  “Small businesses are the backbone of our local economy and must have the full support of state government.  By working together, we can improve New York’s business climate, it’s economy and create jobs. “

September 14, 2011

New Yorkers Eligible for Grant Money to Replace Vital Household Appliances

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today launched an $8 million appliance grant program for those who sustained property damage as a result of Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.

The program will help New Yorkers cover the costs of replacing vital household appliances, such as refrigerators, boilers washing machines and furnaces, damaged by the recent flooding.

All grants will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis for completed applications, which will be available beginning Monday, September 19 at or by calling 1-877-NY-SMART (877-697-6278). The grant program will continue until funding runs out.

September 14, 2011