Senator Maziarz joined "Your Voice" in Albany to discuss a number of topics including new Solar Energy legislation, the Native-American Summit held in Albany, and the new Made in America Store in Niagara Falls.
Senator Maziarz recently joined "Your Voice" to discuss a number of pieces of legislation. He talked about the Niagara Wine Trail bill, legislation for EMT Safety, Abbagail's Law and the recently proposed bill placing a 5% Tax on Satellite Television.
Senator Maziarz is joined by NY Farm Bureau President Dean Norton on this week's "Your Voice. They discuss the Niagara Wine Trail, farming in NYS, and the Agricultural Assessment among other agricultural and farming issues within New York State.
May 7, 2012 - Senator Maziarz talks about date announced for Nik Wallenda's High Wire Walk over Niagara Falls and practice times open to the public. He also talked about money he secured to spruce up Niagara Falls Parks.
The New York State Senate passed a law this week which gives courts the ability to consider a greater number of issues–including victims’ safety—when setting bail. The bill (S.259), sponsored by Senator George Maziarz, also known as “Jilly’s Law”, is named for Jill Cahill who was killed in 1998.Jill Cahill, of Onondaga County, was in the process of trying to divorce her husband, Jeff Cahill, when he attacked her with a baseball bat, striking her more than seven times and nearly killing her.
Senator Maziarz, along with MPP Kim Craitor and NYS Assemblymen John Ceretto & Dennis Gabryszak, welcomed daredevil Nik Wallenda to the Niagara Falls International Airport for a press conference to further discuss plans related to Nik's upcoming 1,800 foot walk across the Niagara Gorge on a high-wire. The attached video is footage from the press conference.