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YNN: ADVOCATES PUSH FOR TOUGHER ANIMAL CRUELTY LAWS

 

By: Megan Cruz

ALBANY, N.Y. — Five paws for Pearl!

“So affectionate, gets along great with our other dog and our kids. She’s just been a great addition,” said Susan Kittle. Her and her family adopted Pearl in December. They just wish it wasn’t under such awful circumstances. Pearl and two others had been found mutilated and left for dead on railroad tracks in Albany. One died. The other, Hudson, now lives with the Nashes.

June 4, 2013
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YNN: VETERANS HONORED IN NEW YORK SENATE HALL OF FAME

 

By: Innae Park

ALBANY, N.Y. — The souls who carry heavy memories from war were thanked in Albany on Tuesday for bearing the burden of our freedom.

May 22, 2013
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NEWS 12: VETERAN COUNSELING PROGRAM COMING TO HUDSON VALLEY

 

OSSINING – State leaders were in Ossining today to announce a veterans counseling program in the Hudson Valley.

May 2, 2013
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MSNBC: VA FACING MASSIVE BACKLOG OF PENDING CLAIMS

 

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is getting a lot of heat for falling behind on hundreds of thousands of disability claims. Pictures showing piles of claims filling entire rooms went public this week.

April 1, 2013
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SENATOR GREG BALL ANNOUNCES PROGRAM TO CREATE FIRST EVER NYS VETERANS’ CEMETERY

 

Brewster, N.Y. – (3/27/13) – After years of tireless work, Senator Greg Ball (R,C,I-Patterson) Chairman of the Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee today announced that he has successfully passed his Veterans’ Cemetery Bill in the 2013-2014 New York State Budget, which will create a program to establish the first New York State Veterans’ Cemetery.

March 28, 2013
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FOX NEWS: HANNITY DEBATE: NEW YORK SENATORS SPAR OVER GUN CONTROL BILL

 

Democratic New York State Senator Michael Gianaris and Republican NY State Sen. Greg Ball went head-to-head over the new gun control legislation signed into law today byGovernor Andrew Cuomo. Part of that law caps the amount of bullets in ammunition magazines at seven.

January 16, 2013
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CBS: NEW YORK PASSES FIRST U.S. GUN CONTROL BILL SINCE NEWTOWN MASSACRE

 

ALBANY, N.Y.New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday signed the toughest gun control law in the nation and the first since the Newtown, Conn., school shooting, calling for a tougher assault weapons ban and provisions to try to keep guns out of the hands of the mentally ill who make threats.

January 16, 2013
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HUFF POST: PUTNAM COUNTY: NO GUN OWNERS NAMES FOR JOURNAL NEWS

 

By Noreen O’Donnell

NEW YORK, Jan 1 (Reuters) – Authorities in a suburban county north of New York City said on Tuesday they would refuse to release names of local gun permit holders to a newspaper that has been publishing the identities of thousands of license-holding residents.

January 3, 2013
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NEWS 12: PUTNAM WON’T RELEASE PISTOL PERMIT OWNERS’ INFO

 

CARMEL – Putnam County Clerk Dennis Sant is holding firm on his decision not to supply pistol permit owners’ names to The Journal News.

January 3, 2013
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NEWS 12: OFFICIALS SEEK TO STOP PUBLICATION OF GUN OWNERS INFO

 

BREWSTER – Lawmakers are pushing for laws prohibiting publication of gun owners’ information after a controversial decision to publish pistol permit owners’ names and addresses.

January 2, 2013
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FOX NEWS: NEWSPAPER’S DECISION TO OUT FIREARMS OWNERS SPARKS ONGOING BATTLE

 

Now it is the advertisers and readers of a New York newspaper who are caught in the crossfire, after its controversial decision to publish the names and addresses of gun owners in its community.

January 2, 2013
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FOX NEWS: N.Y. STATE REP. GREG BALL ON NEWSPAPER PUBLISHING NAMES OF GUN PERMIT OWNERS: ‘IT WAS A VERY STUPID IDEA’

 

A New York newspaper has faced outrage over the past few days after publishing the names and addresses of people with handgun licenses in an online map.

December 28, 2012
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PIX 11: OUTRAGE AS NEWSPAPER PUBLISHES MAP WITH NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF NEW YORK GUN OWNERS

 

(WESTCHESTER COUNTY) –  After telling PIX 11 News that there needs to be more talk  about “nut control,” State Senator Greg Ball on Thursday expressed his frustration over a controversial report on guns in the Journal News, the primary newspaper in Westchester County.

December 28, 2012
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FOX 5: NEWSPAPERS’S HANDGUN-PERMIT MAP DRAWS CRITICISM

 

NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The publication by The Journal News of the names and addresses of gun owners with pistol permits in Westchester County has prompted a New York state senator to suggest legislation to counter it. Greg Ball wants to make that information available only to law enforcement agencies.

December 28, 2012
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NEWS 12: NORTHERN WESTCHESTER OFFICIALS UNHAPPY WITH UTILITY RESPONSE

 

(10/31/12) WESTCHESTER - State Sen. Greg Ball (R,C-40th District) implored utility companies to get power restored for the thousands of customers still in the dark.

November 2, 2012
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