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Statement from State Senator Eric Adams regarding the audit of SUNY Downstate

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Statement from State Senator Eric Adams regarding the audit of SUNY Downstate

Yesterday the state comptroller released an audit of SUNY Downstate Medical Center, which showed that the hospital lost $275.8 million in 2011 and projected 2012 losses could reach $200 million. The audit was made at the request of Sen. Eric Adams of Brooklyn.

January 18, 2013
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Statement from State Senator Eric Adams regarding the recent passage of gun control legislation

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Statement from State Senator Eric Adams regarding the recent passage of gun control legislation

Yesterday Governor Cuomo signed into law a package of gun control measures designed to protect New Yorkers against preventable violence.  A number of these measures were encouraged by and drafted from legislation proposed by Senator Eric Adams, including efforts to close loopholes in the state’s assault weapons ban and to prevent the use of high-capacity ammunition clips.

January 16, 2013
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Building Forward Together with Community 2 Community

Please join Senator Adams, Community 2 Community and other concerned members of the community to remember the earthquake of 2010 and celebrate Haiti's moving foward.

Place: Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon Street

Date: Thursday, January 10, 2013

Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm

 

January 9, 2013
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Three Kings Celebration in Sunset Park

Senator Adams joined community leaders at a Three Kings celebration in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

 

 

January 8, 2013
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Senator Adams and Assemblyman Colton joined Chinese leaders at the Chinese New Year celebration

Senator Adams and Assemblyman Colton joined the leaders of the United Chinese Association of Brooklyn at the Chinese New Year celebration.

January 8, 2013
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Senator Adams visits Yad Ephraim volunteers in Boro Park

Senator Adams visits Yad Ephraim volunteers in Boro Park.  Yad Ephraim is a non-profit organization that delivers food to family members of hospital patients in the New York City area.

January 8, 2013
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Guardians of the Sick Annual Dinner

Senator Adams addresses dinner guests at the Guardian of the Sick Annual Dinner.

January 8, 2013
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Senator Adams celebrates with the Pakistan Community

Senator Adams attended a Pakistan Holiday celebration in Brooklyn.

January 8, 2013
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Join Senator Adams and Sign the Daily News Petition

 

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More politicians join onto the Daily News anti-gun campaign

Raymond Kelly, Bill de Blasio, Bill Thompson and others say enough is enough

 

BY IRVING DEJOHN / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS 

January 1, 2013
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NYS Senator Eric Adams And Assemblyman David Weprin Announced A Bill that Will Increase Criminal Penalties For Gun Owners

 

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NYS Senator Eric Adams and Assemblyman David Weprin introduced new legislation to increase criminal penalities for guns owners who allow their firearms to be used during the Commission of a serious felony

January 1, 2013
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Christmas Celebration at Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Center

Senator Eric Adams greeted seniors at at the Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Center in Brooklyn on Christmas Day.

December 26, 2012
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National Action Network Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway

Senator Eric Adams, Commissioner Kelly and Rev. Al Sharpton served food at National Action Network Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway event. 

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December 26, 2012
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NYS Senator Eric Adams on the Brooklyn Bridge Denouncing Gun Violence and Calling for Stronger Gun Laws

On Sunday, December 23, 2012, State Senator Eric Adams, Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel, elected officials, union leaders and concerned New Yorkers formed a human chain across the length of the Brooklyn Bridge, symbolically showing opposition to gun violence and to demand stronger gun control laws.  View more coverage of this story on NY1Channel 4, Channel 5.

December 24, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY---NYS Senator Adams and Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel joined New Yorkers on the Brooklyn Bridge

 

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NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND CIVIL RIGHTS LAWYER NORMAN SIEGEL JOINED HUNDREDS OF NEW YORKERS TO CREATE A HUMAN CHAIN ACROSS THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE TO DENOUNCE GUN VIOLENCE

State Senator Eric Adams, Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel, elected officials, union leaders and concerned New Yorkers formed a human chain across the length of the Brooklyn Bridge, symbolically showing opposition to gun violence and to demand stronger gun control laws.

December 24, 2012
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"Hands Across the Brooklyn Bridge"

Come out and join Senator Adams for a public response to the horrific killing at Sandy Hook Elementary School and call for gun control reform NOW!  Click on the flyer for more details.

December 19, 2012
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MEDIA ADVISORY---Senator Eric Adams and Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel Annouces "Hands Across the Brooklyn Bridge"

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NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND CIVIL RIGHTS LAWYER NORMAN SIEGEL TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE HANDS ACROSS THE BRIDGE TO DENOUNCE GUN VIOLENCE

State Senator Eric Adams, Civil Rights Lawyer Norman Siegel, elected officials, union leaders and concerned New Yorkers will hold a press conference on Wednesday, December 19, to announce and invite all New Yorkers to participate in “Hands Across the Brooklyn Bridge,” symbolically showing opposition to gun violence.

December 19, 2012
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Senator Adams Holds a Candlelight Vigil of the Massacre in Newtown, Connecticut

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MEDIA ADVISORY--- NYS SENATOR ERIC ADAMS AND BROOKLYN COMMUNITY MEMBERS HOLD A CANDLELIGHT VIGIL OF THE MASSACRE AT SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN NEWTOWN, CONNECTICUT 

NYS Senator Eric Adams and community members will hold a candlelight vigil in memory of the 26 lives that were lost in the mass shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. 

December 15, 2012
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December 15, 2012
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