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Mary G. Roebling award presented to Senator Betty Little


The Mary G. Roebling Award is presented to Senator Betty Little in Saratoga Springs on Friday, April 29 in recognition of her advocacy for military servicemen and women and their families. Pictured with Little are Lieutenant Colonel (retired) Nick Laiacona and Mr. Henry Zolla, First Region President of the Capital District of New York Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army.

May 3, 2011
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Senator Little Recipient of Mary G. Roebling Award

Senator Little Recipient of Mary G. Roebling Award

Recognized for advocacy on behalf of military personnel and families

May 3, 2011
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April 28, 2011
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ORDA venues enjoyed a strong winter season

April 23, 2011- Adirondack Daily Enterprise

LAKE PLACID - The state Olympic Regional Development Authority is calling the 2010-11 ski season a successful one, with as many as 480,080 guests visiting the 1932 and 1980 Olympic venues in the village of Lake Placid, town of North Elba, the town of Wilmington and Nrth Creek.

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April 25, 2011
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Child ski helmet requirement moves forward

By NATHAN BROWN - Staff Writer, Adirondack Daily Enterprise, April 13, 2011

A bill sponsored by state Sen. Betty Little to require skiers and snowboarders under age 14 to wear helmets is moving in the Senate.

April 15, 2011
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Bill would mandate ski helmets for youths under 14

JON ALEXANDER -- jalexander@poststar.com | Posted: Tuesday, April 12, 2011 8:00 pm

April 13, 2011
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New Vision students meet with Senator Little in Albany

Senator Betty Little is pictured with students from the Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES New Vision Government and Law program in Albany on Monday, April 4, 2011.

April 13, 2011
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Ski Safety Bill Advances in Senate

            Legislation sponsored by Senator Betty Little to improve skiing safety was advanced by the  Senate Judiciary Committee today.

April 12, 2011
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Raids leave bridge, road funds in $3B hole

Times Union, Monday, April 11, 2011 by Brian Nearing, staff writer
Motor fuel, licensing and other taxes for rebuilding infrastructure gets detour

April 11, 2011
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EDITORIAL: Cuomo must find right balance in APA picks

Post Star Posted: Sunday, April 10, 2011 12:30 am

April 11, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Senator Elizabeth O'C. Little, Chair 9:30 AM, Tuesday, April 12, 2011 Room 309 LOB

April 12, 9:30 AM - 9:32 AM
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Washington County to spend $100,000 to bridge broadband gaps

LYDIA WHEELER -- lwheeler@poststar.com | Posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2011 6:36 pm

April 7, 2011
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Sen. Little will have big say on APA Board appointments

JON ALEXANDER - jalexander@poststar.com | Posted: Tuesday, April 5, 2011 12:06 pm

April 5, 2011
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Beekmantown welcome center to reopen

Press-Republican, April 5, 2011

April 5, 2011
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April 4, 2011
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Local reps upbeat on N.Y. budget deal

ZEKE WRIGHT - Bennington Banner

Posted: 03/31/2011 10:50:14 PM EDT

JACKSON, N.Y. -- Local Republican representatives in the New York State Senate and Assembly had a cheerful outlook on Thursday after a late legislative session the night before which saw passage of the state's first on-time budget in five years.

April 4, 2011
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Local schools see some aid restored

April 1, 2011

By CHRIS KNIGHT and JESSICA COLLIER - Staff Writers , Adirondack Daily Enterprise

April 4, 2011
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Keeping the Commitment - Information on the 2011-12 State Budget

The New York State Senate has completed passage of the 2011-12 state budget one day prior to the April 1st budget deadline.  The budget, which has now received final approval by the Assembly, achieves the critically important goals of reducing state spending, not raising taxes and creating new private sector jobs.

To learn more about the State's new fiscally responsible budget plan, I encourage you to review the documents below. 

April 1, 2011
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Senator Little statement regarding 2011-12 budget adoption

            “The governor presented a budget in February with the clear expectation that the Legislature would work within his framework and complete the work by the April 1 deadline. Through negotiations and the budget subconference committee process, we reached an agreement with the Assembly and governor that includes some changes that are important to many of the groups and individuals I’ve heard from during the past two months.

March 30, 2011
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State Capitol Fire of March 29, 1911 Commemorated

     State Capitol Fire of 1911 Commemorated – Senator Betty Little and Assemblyman Jack McEneny are pictured at the unveiling of a plaque commemorating the 100th year anniversary of the New York State Capitol fire.  On March 29, 1911, the fast moving fire destroyed much of the State Library, at the time the nation’s fifth largest, resulting in an unprecedented loss of New York’s intellectual, cultural and historic property.

March 29, 2011
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