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Senator Adams attended the Asian American Cultural Festival, 2009 at Queens Theater in the Park, NY.

Senator Adams attended the Asian American Cultural Festival, 2009 at Queens Theater in the Park, NY.

June 5, 2009
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Senator Adams attended the Asian American Cultural Festival, 2009 at Queens Theater in the Park, NY.

Senator Adams attended the Asian American Cultural Festival, 2009 at Queens Theater in the Park, NY.

June 5, 2009
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Senator Adams attended the Asian American Cultural Festival, 2009 at Queens Theater in the Park, NY.

Senator Adams attended the Asian American Cultural Festival, 2009 at Queens Theater in the Park, NY.

June 5, 2009
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WPIX 11: Vigil Following Police Officer's Death. Cathy Hobbs Reports from Bed-Stuy.

WPIX 11's Cathy Hobbs Reports on reaction to police officer Omar Edward's tragic death, including interviews with neighbors, friends and NYS Senator Eric Adams

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June 3, 2009
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NPR Story: Fatal Shooting Rocks NYPD, Ignites Race Debate

Investigators in New York continue to probe into the shooting death of police officer Omar Edwards by fellow officer Andrew Dunton last week. Edwards, an African-American who was off-duty at the time, was pursuing a suspected car thief when Dunton, who is white, fired fatal shots at Edwards.

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June 2, 2009
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U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Senator Adams Announce Jobs for Vets Program

Senator Gillibrand and NYS Senator Eric Adams announced a program to make businesses aware of benefits they can take advantage of, if they hire vets who have served this country.The Senators were joined by other elected officials and veterans groups.

June 2, 2009
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U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Senator Adams Announce Jobs for Vets Program

Senator Gillibrand and NYS Senator Eric Adams announced a program to make businesses aware of benefits they can take advantage of, if they hire vets who have served this country.The Senators were joined by other elected officials and veterans groups.

June 2, 2009
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U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Senator Adams Announce Jobs for Vets Program

Senator Gillibrand and NYS Senator Eric Adams announced a program to make businesses aware of benefits they can take advantage of, if they hire vets who have served this country.The Senators were joined by other elected officials and veterans groups.

June 2, 2009
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U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Senator Adams Announce Jobs for Vets Program

Senator Gillibrand and NYS Senator Eric Adams announced a program to make businesses aware of benefits they can take advantage of, if they hire vets who have served this country.The Senators were joined by other elected officials and veterans groups.

June 2, 2009
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U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Senator Adams Announce Jobs for Vets Program

Senator Gillibrand and NYS Senator Eric Adams announced a program to make businesses aware of benefits they can take advantage of, if they hire vets who have served this country.The Senators were joined by other elected officials and veterans groups.

June 2, 2009
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U.S. Senator Gillibrand and Senator Adams Announce Jobs for Vets Program

Senator Gillibrand and NYS Senator Eric Adams announced a program to make businesses aware of benefits they can take advantage of, if they hire vets who have served this country.The Senators were joined by other elected officials and veterans groups.

June 2, 2009
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Senator Adams' Newsletter June 1 - 14, 2009

CLICK BELOW for the latest Newsletter from NYS Senator Eric Adams!  Click on the PDF!

June 1, 2009
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Senator Adams Hosts Expert Education Panel on BCAT

Senator Adams hosted BCAT's public officials forum with experts and advocates for schools on May 8, 2009.  In this clip, Ellen Raider of ICOPE discusses the vision of NYC schools. 

Also on the panel were advocates Kym Watson, of Our Voices, Tracy Collins, the former principal and head of the Senator's Education Task force, and Leticia Alanis, Co-Director of La Union.  Senator Adams and the panel discussed Mayoral Control of schools.

May 28, 2009
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Senior Citizens' Symposium

Sponsored by Council Member Kendall Stewart.

Find about about reduced bus fares and rent assistance!  Reps from City and State agencies will be present.  Call or email Andrea McKoy for more info: 718 951 8177 or amckoy@council.nyc.gov

May 27, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Senator Adams Commends Law Enforcement Officials Who Halted the NYC Terror Plot

NYS Senator Eric Adams commends law enforcement officials who halted the NYC terror plot by newly converted Islamic extremists.  Targets included Riverdale synagogues and the Stewart Air National Guard base.

May 27, 2009
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Senator Adams Leads a Homeland Security Meeting Following the Foiled NY Terror Plot

Senator Adams leads a press conference following the foiled terror plot in NYC.  He was joined by representatives from the FBI, Homeland Security, the NYPD and Jewish Community leaders.

May 25, 2009
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