Eric Adams's posts related to Military Affairs

Senator Adams' West Point Comments

NYS Senator Adams pays tribute to cadets from West Point. (April 1, 2009)

Sen Adams Calls on Mayor Bloomberg to Close Public Schools to Stem the Possible Spread of the H1N1 Virus

NYS Senators Eric Adams, Chairman of the Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee and Hiram Monserrate call on Mayor Michael Bloomberg to close NYC public schools on Thursday, May 21 and Friday, May 22 as a precautionary measure against the spread of the H1N1 virus that has caused such great concern over the past month.  This creates a 5-day window to insure a safe environment and inform parents about prevention techniques, both designed to stem any possible spread of the H1N1 virus.

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Senator Adams meets with NY Jets Special Teams Coach Kevin O'Dea, who served in the Coast Guard, to shed light on veterans' issues

Senator Adams meets with NY Jets Special Teams Coach Kevin O'Dea, who served in the Coast Guard, to shed light on veterans' issues

Senator Adams meets with representatives from various veterans' groups dedicated to helping our nation's bravest once they return from serving in uniform

Senator Adams meets with representatives from various veterans' groups dedicated to helping our nation's bravest once they return from serving in uniform.

Left to right:

Mathylde Frontus, founder and Executive Director Urban Neighborhood Services, Inc; Wilfred Cotto, CUNY Vets; Senator Adams; George Bosolet, Div Veterans Affairs; Pat Toro, Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 32      

Senator Adams' statement on his resolution to honor the New York State soldiers who fell in 2009

Senator Adams states: “Today, we honor those brave individuals who wore the military uniform of the United States of America and tragically were cut down during 2009 in the service of their country.  These heroes join many noble predecessors who have fallen so that our nation could stand.  These 59 souls, all from or with close ties to the State of New York, gave their lives so that we may remain free. 

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Senator Adams and TWU President Urge MTA to Rescind Cuts that Will Reduce Passenger Safety and Decrease Security Against Terrorism

PRESS ADVISORY

Senator Eric Adams, Chair Of The NYS Senate Homeland Security Committee, and TWU President John Samuelsen Cite this Year’s Al Qaeda Plot To Detonate a Bomb In The NYC Subway and Urge The MTA to Rescind Cuts that Will Reduce Passenger Safety and Decrease Security Against Terrorism  

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