Stand Up & Be Counted: The Census is Coming!An Important Message from Senator Onorato
It’s just about that time again! Every ten years, the Federal Censuscomes around to count the number of people in the United States andcollects population information that is used to determine funding forvarious government programs, as well as our representation in Congress.
“The bi-partisan Deficit Reduction Plan approved by the Senate andAssembly may have been a long time coming, but I believe the finallegislation – which closes almost $3 billion of New York State’s budget gap
State Senator George Onorato, the chairman of the Senate LaborCommittee, speaks out against plans by the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board to go forward with a pilot program that would replace stenographers with digital-audio recording at some workers’ compensation hearings.