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A letter from NYS Senator Eric Adams, establishing a District Parent Advisory Group - Click 'Read More' Below

A letter from NYS Senator Eric Adams, establishing a District Parent Advisory Group:

January 29, 2010 

Dear Parent/Guardian:

January 30, 2010
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NYS Senator Eric Adams' statement on the selection of AEG for Aqueduct

MEDIA ADVISORY:  NYS Senator Eric Adams, Chair of the Senate Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering, releases a statement on the selection of AEG for Aqueduct: “I wish to commend the Governor on his selection of an operator for Aqueduct; the development is of major importance to the thoroughbred industry in New York and to the State as a whole, especially during our current economic and budget crises. 

January 29, 2010
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NYS Senator Eric Adams’ statement on the New York Haitian Earthquake Family Resource Center

NYS Senator Eric Adams’ statement on the New York Haitian Earthquake Family Resource Center:

 “January 12th will always be a day of mourning for Haitians and for Haitian-Americans.  The catastrophic earthquake in Haiti caused shock and grief that extends far beyond Haiti’s borders, and we in New York City have the largest Haitian-American population and the oldest Haitian-American communities in the U.S.

 

January 28, 2010
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Senator Adams Hosts the Korean American Business Association of Brooklyn, Which Raised Nearly $8,000 in Donations for Haitian Relief

PRESS ADVISORY

NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS HOSTS THE KOREAN AMERICAN BUSINESS ASSOCIATION OF BROOKLYN, A GROUP THAT WENT DOOR TO DOOR TO RAISE ALMOST $8,000 IN CASH DONATIONS TO SUPPORT RELIEF EFFORTS IN HAITI 

 

January 28, 2010
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Committee Meeting: Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee Meeting

Upcoming Meeting scheduled for Feb 9, 2010. 

**Please note time/location change to 9:30AM, 124 CAP**

Agenda

Nominations: Charles Diamond to the NYS Racing and Wagering Board

No Speakers

Bills:

February 9, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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NYS Senator Eric Adams' Statement Concerning NYC OTB Layoffs

Quote from NYS Senator Eric Adams concerning NYC OTB layoffs: “Despite the most harrowing economic conditions since the Great Depression, NYC OTB has notified the New York State Department of Labor that it intends to dismiss 1,320 workers.  With unemployment running at an extraordinarily high level, it is regrettable that NYC OTB has begun implementing a plan to wind down the corporation’s operations before it has submitted to the legislature any fully drafted course of action. 

January 28, 2010
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Meeting; January 26, 2010

Veterans, Homeland Security and Military AffairsMet: January 26, 201010:00AMLocation: Capitol 123

No Speakers

Nominations:

January 27, 2010
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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. 

January 26, 2010
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