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Senator Adams Leads a Homeland Security Meeting Following the Foiled NY Terror Plot

Senator Adams Leads a Homeland Security Meeting following the foiled terror plot in NYC.  The meeting included representatives from the FBI, Homeland Security, the NYPD and Jewish Community leaders.

May 25, 2009
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Senator Adams Leads a Homeland Security Meeting Following the Foiled NY Terror Plot

Senator Adams Leads a Homeland Security Meeting following the foiled terror plot in NYC.  The meeting included representatives from the FBI, Homeland Security, the NYPD and Jewish Community leaders.

May 25, 2009
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Senator Adams on ABC7's Up Close with Diana Williams

Click here for the entire segment - Senator Adams discusses the politics and reactions of the city and schools to the H1N1 flu.

May 24, 2009
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Senator Adams on "Up Close with Diana Williams"

Senator Adams discusses the politics and reactions to H1N1 in our city and schools.

May 24, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Senators Adams and Schneiderman Author Op-Ed on Military Commissions

Click here for Senators Adams and Schneiderman Op-Ed on Military Commissions

 

"It is time to move on from this failed experiment. And while President Obama’s proposal represents an improvement over the current military commission system, it’s still no substitute for the U.S. federal courts."

May 21, 2009
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Senator Adams Commends the Outstanding Work of Law Enforcement in Foiling the Plot Against the Riverdale Jewish Center and the Stewart Air National Guard Base

“Thwarting this heinous plot helps safeguard the most basic rights of all Americans, those of life, liberty, and freedom of worship.  We are a people proud of our ideals.  We hold them high for all the world to see.  Today, the Joint Terrorism Task Force of the FBI, NYPD, and NY State Police is to be lauded for defending our homeland security.”

May 21, 2009
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NYS Senator Eric Adams Attends Tenants' Rights Meeting

NYS Senator Eric Adams Attends Tenants' Rights Meeting

May 21, 2009
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NYS Senator Eric Adams Attends Tenants' Rights Meeting

Tenants participate in a Tenants' Rights Meeting. NYS Senator Eric Adams was also present to lend his support.

May 21, 2009
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NYS Senator Eric Adams Attends Tenants' Rights Meeting

NYS Senator Eric Adams Attends Tenants' Rights Meeting

May 21, 2009
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Senator Adams with NYS Police Superintendent Harry James Corbitt and Abe Friedman, Chief Advisor to the Senator

NYS Senator Eric Adams with NYS Police Superintendent Harry James Corbitt and Abe Friedman, Chief Advisor to the Senator.

May 21, 2009
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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.

May 20, 2009
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Senator Adams Commends the Service of NY State Troopers in the Senate Chamber

Senator Adams Commends the Service of NY State Troopers in the Senate Chamber

May 20, 2009
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Public Hearing: Public Hearing: Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

Topic: A "Veteran Friendly" State Focusing on Jobs and Education.

Contact: Ryan Spelman (518) 455-2431

May 26, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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1st Brooklyn Gang Summit: Presented by Brooklyn DA Charles Hynes

NYS Sen Adams Announces Brookly DA Charles Hynes' 1st Brooklyn Gang Summit: Gang Activity, prison and Public Safety: The Disturbing Connection

Confim your attendance- contact Vanda Steward - Executive Director, ComALERT, 718 250 3281 or sewardv@brooklynda.org

 

May 21, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Senator Adams Sponsors Resolution for "Day of Remembrance" for NYS Police Who Risk Their Lives

NYS Senator Eric Adams will introduce/sponsor a resolution to designate Tuesday May 19, 2009 as a Day of Remembrance in honor of New York State Police. 

May 18, 2009
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Senator Adams' Newsletter May 18-31, 2009

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

May 18, 2009
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NY Times: California Voters Consider Limiting Raises for Lawmakers

California Voters Consider Limiting Raises for Lawmakers

By KATHARINE Q. SEELYEOn Tuesday, voters in California are likely to do what many citizens all over the country would probably love to do: put the brakes on pay increases for elected state officials...

......In New York, State Senator Eric Adams, a Democrat from Brooklyn, said he liked the idea of limiting pay raises during deficits,...

 

May 18, 2009
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Craigslist Announces Plan to Eliminate "Erotic Services" as Senator Adams Pursues Legislation to Combat Internet Criminal Activity

NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS PURSUES LEGISLATION IN RESPONSE TO THE “CRAIGSLIST KILLER” AND OTHER INTERNET CRIMINAL ACTIVITY.  CRAIGSLIST ANNOUNCES PLAN TO ELIMINATE “EROTIC SERVICES” AND PRE-SCREEN “ADULT SERVICES” SUBMISSIONS.

May 15, 2009
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Unemployment Forum

A guide to benefits and moving forward.

May 18, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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The Dalai Lama Visits the NYS Senate

The Dalai Lama Visits the NYS Senate

May 15, 2009
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