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Eric Adams

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April 24, 2012
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Students from Temple Sinai Synagogue discuss Cyberbullying with Senator Adams

Students from Temple Sinai Synagogue met with Senator Adams to discuss Cyberbullying.  Click below to view their written presentations.

 

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Written Presentations from Students

April 24, 2012
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Domestic Violence Seminar

The Supreme Court, Kings County, and the Interfaith Center of New York

Invite Brooklyn's Religious and Community Leaders to a Breakfast Seminar 

Domestic Violence and the House of Faith, What to do about it?                                            

 

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DV_Flyer_4-26-2012.pdf

April 24, 2012
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Senator Adams in the News: Tasers for Transit Workers

Brooklyn State Senator Eric Adams wants transit workers to be armed with Tasers.  

Transport Workers Union Local 100 supporting measure as a way to protect workers.  Click here for more coverage of this story.

 

 

 

April 18, 2012
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Statement from NYS Senator Eric Adams regarding the issuance of Tasers for Transit Authority Employees

Senator Adams states: "This Bill will not authorize the issuance of Tasers to every transit authority employee.  Instead, it will change current law to grant the MTA and Amtrack the right to decide whether to implement a pilot program that includes the use of Tasers.

April 17, 2012
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NYS Senator Eric Adams in the News

"Mayor Bloomberg defends NYPD's stop-and-frisk, but Brooklyn pol says it's time to rein in tactic"

Read article about stop and frisk here.

April 13, 2012
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NYS Senator Adams Wins the Fight to Keep Kingsboro Psychiatric Center Open and Save Health Care Jobs.

NYS Senator Adams wins the fight to keep Kingsboro Psychiatric Center open and save health care jobs.  Read the article here.

March 30, 2012
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NYS Senator Eric Adams Interviews Live on BET's 106 & Park

Senator Eric Adams talks about what we should do when encountered by police officers, explains racial profiling and much more.  Watch the video here.

March 30, 2012
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Senator Adams and Democratic Members of the NYS Legislature declare " I am Trayvon Martin"

 

NYS SENATOR ADAMS JOINS WITH THE NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATURE IN WEARING HOODIES TO NYS LEGISLATIVE SESSION TO DRAMATIZE THE SHOOTING OF INNOCENT TRAYVON MARTIN

March 26, 2012
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Community Tribute for Zurana Horton

Senator Adams attended the community tribute for Zurana Horton, mother of 13 who was shot to death in front of a Brooklyn Public School while saving her children from gunfire. "A SHERO From Around The Way" was the theme for the tribute, that was hosted by a committee of Brownsville residents, concerned citizens, clergy, friends and activists.

March 23, 2012
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Senator Adams joined the Caucus in regards to Redistricting

Senator Adams joined the Members of the New York State Black, Puerto Rican, Hispanic and Asian Legislative Caucus to express their collective displeasure at the districts drawn by Senate Republicans.  These lines crack and pack minorities with blatant disregard to communities of interest and in some instances county lines. The Caucus sees it as an unparalleled power grab by the Senate Republicans to maintain their current strong holds and dilute the power of minority communities.

March 21, 2012
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Senator Adams Welcomes the Department of Financial Services Foreclosure Prevention Specialists Mobile Unit to the District

The Department of Financial Services Foreclosure Prevention Specialists partnered with State Senator Eric Adams and Assemblyman Karim Camara to provide assistance to homeowners facing foreclosure.

March 13, 2012
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Senator Adams joins with the Northern Manhattan Restaurant and Nightclub Association to protest the NYPD against padlocking

Senator Adams joins the members of the Northern Manhattan Restaurant and Nightclub Association to protest the NYPD against padlocking businesses under the nuisance law.  Click here and here for more news coverage of this story.

March 13, 2012
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Senator Adams in the News

Senator Adams calls on Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott to adopt a resolution banning sagging pants in classrooms.  Read the article here.

 

March 12, 2012
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From the Desk of NYS Senator Eric Adams

Cuomo Administration Program to Stem Foreclosures to Visit Crown Heights in Brooklyn Department of Financial Services Foreclosure Prevention Specialists Available to Meet Homeowners from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

March 8, 2012
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Senator Adams Attends the Parkside Prize Award Ceremony and Reception

Senator Adams attended the Parkside Prize Award Ceremony and Reception and gave out awards to the winners of the Parkside Prize Competition.  The Parkside Prize competition invited contestants to propose a new design for Parkside Avenue between Ocean and Flatbush Avenues, the eastern gateway to Prospect Park.  The grand prize was awarded to In Cho, of the Brooklyn architecture studio ChoShields.  Senator Adams states: 

March 7, 2012
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Senator Adams participates in Read Across America Day

Senator Adams was a guest volunteer for Read Across America Day at the Crown Heights Library, where children listened to the story, "If I Ran the Zoo" by Dr. Seuss.

March 6, 2012
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“PUT THE BREAKS ON GAS GOUGING!”

State Senator Eric Adams and Assemblyman David Weprin demand protection for consumers against price 

March 5, 2012
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