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Senator Maziarz welcomes local students to Albany

Today Senator George Maziarz had the opportunity to meet with a group of young people who are active with the Niagara and Orleans County Youth Bureaus.  The students traveled to Albany to visit the State Capitol and discuss several issues with their state representatives.

February 12, 2013
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Senate Republicans Call on Governor To Remove Utility Tax Surcharge Extension From Executive Budget

Senate Republican Leader Dean Skelos and members of the Senate Republican Conference, including Senator Maziarz were joined today by leaders of statewide business organizations to urge Governor Cuomo to remove the proposed extension of the utility tax surcharge from his Executive Budget. The 18-a surcharge, which has increased utility bills for every ratepayer in the state,  is scheduled to expire on March 31, 2014.

February 5, 2013
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Senator Maziarz Joins "Your Voice" on January 28th

On January 28th, Senator Maziarz joined "Your Voice" to discuss his re-appointment to the Senate Energy Committee and what the Committee is hoping to address this year.

January 30, 2013
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Senator Maziarz meets with Orleans County business leaders

This afternoon Senator George Maziarz addressed the Orleans County Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Luncheon.  The event, held at Tillman's Village Inn in Childs, brings local business leaders together to learn about current state issues and ask questions of their representatives.

January 25, 2013
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Watch "Your Voice" with Senator George Maziarz

As the Legislative Session begins in Albany, Senator Maziarz provides an update about the Governor's budget proposal, the Niagara Aerospace Museum, the Great Lakes Legislative Caucus, and more.

January 24, 2013
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STAND UP FOR THE SECOND AMENDMENT BY STANDING WITH NEW YORK STATE SENATOR GEORGE MAZIARZ

SENATOR GEORGE MAZIARZProtecting Our 2nd Amendment Rights

Help Senator Maziarz Repeal and Replace Restrictive New Gun Control that Weakens the Second Amendment Constitutional Rights of Law-Abiding New Yorkers! 

January 18, 2013
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Senator Maziarz Chosen to Leadership Position with Great Lakes Legislative Caucus

 

 

SENATOR MAZIARZ CHOSEN TO LEADERSHIP POSITION WITH

 GREAT LAKES LEGISLATIVE CAUCUS

 

January 11, 2013
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Senator Maziarz Reacts to State of the State Address

"First I want to again thank the constituents of the 62nd District for allowing me the opportunity to serve them again this year in the New York State Senate.  Last year, under the leadership of the Senate Majority and of Governor Andrew Cuomo, we accomplished a great deal, including an early budget, enacted property tax caps and reduced tax rates on the middle class.  While last year was a success, there is still a great deal to be done to keep this State moving in the right direction.

January 10, 2013
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Senator Maziarz Responds to Governor Cuomo's Energy Highway Blueprint Release

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo received the Energy Highway Task Force's Blueprint, a comprehensive plan that will add up to 3,200 megawatts of electric generation and transmission capacity and clean power generation at his Cabinet Meeting on Monday.   The Energy Highway initiative, introduced in the 2012 State of the State address, is part of the Governor's Power NY agenda, which was put in place to ensure that New York's energy grid is the most advanced in the nation and promotes increased business investment in the state. 

October 24, 2012
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ENH Honors Senator Maziarz at Child & Adolescent Psych Unit Open House

 

ENH HONORS SENATOR AT CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCH UNIT OPEN HOUSE

October 1, 2012
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Senator Maziarz Joins with the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program in their October Awareness Campaign

 

OCTOBER IS A TIME FOR BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

 

            Senator George Maziarz has again joined with the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program in their October breast cancer awareness campaign to urge women to get mammograms.

October 1, 2012
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Senate Hearing sets a course for our Energy Future

Somerset N.Y.- The Senate Energy and Telecommunications Committee heard testimony today from nine witnesses at a hearing meant to draw attention to the State’s energy generation and transmission needs. Aging infrastructure, state environmental policies and proposals to import foreign power are endangering jobs, threatening the tax base of local communities and undermining grid reliability.

September 26, 2012
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Senator Maziarz Announces Funding For Orleans County School Districts

 

             Senator George Maziarz (R-C, Newfane), is pleased to announce that he was able to secure funding for the 5 school districts in Orleans County from the Legislative Education Aid Grant Process.  Each of the five districts-Albion, Holley, Kendall, Lyndonville and Medina-will receive $50,000 to spend in their district on what their top priorities are.  Senator Maziarz was joined by the School District Superintendents to announce the awarding of the funding as the new school year starts.

 

September 11, 2012
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Matthew Buczkowski Eagle Scout Court of Honor

Senator Maziarz recently attended Matthew Buczkowski’s (Troop 4, Iroquois Council) Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony.  Matthew received the highest award presented by the Boy Scouts of America after finishing his Eagle project, which focused on replacing the fencing along the bottom portions of backstops at two Lockport Little League baseball diamonds.   

 

August 31, 2012
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Senator Maziarz Attends Public Hearing to Oppose Proposed Toll Increase

Last Night, Senator Maziarz attended the NYS Thruway Authority Public Hearing to put on record his opposition to the proposed 45% toll increase.

August 17, 2012
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2012 New Jobs-NY Job Creation Plan Information

2012 NEW JOBS-NY Job Creation Plan

ELIMINATING TAXES ON MANUFACTURERS: Over a three year period, the legislation would provide manufacturers throughout New York State with $495 million in tax relief – phasing out the taxes they pay under the State’s Corporate Franchise Tax and Personal Income Tax. The first phase will begin for tax years beginning on January 1, 2013.  This will save manufacturers $114 million in SFY 2012-13 and $495 million when fully phased in.

July 23, 2012
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Arc of Orleans County Camp Rainbow Dedication

On Monday, July 16th, Senator Maziarz attended the Arc of Orleans dedication ceremony at Camp Rainbow in Lyndonville.  The new Marcy Pavilion was dedicated in memory of Marcy Mruczek-Basior, a former Camp Rainbow enthusiast and employee. Marcy Pavilion is inscribed with Marcy’s favorite quote from Pooh Bear, which reads “You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” 

July 17, 2012
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ReCharge NY Power Allocations

 

On March 8th, Senator Maziarz proudly announced the passage of ReCharge NY, a program that would provide low cost power to businesses to help create and retain jobs.   As of today, over 90 Western New York companies have received power allocations from the New York State Power Authority under the ReCharge NY program. 

July 10, 2012
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