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LOHUD: BALL QUESTIONS STATE AID IN $4.4B HI-TECH DEAL

Posted by: Joseph Spector

Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, Putnam County, said today he’s “demanding answers” after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced last Tuesday a widely praised deal where IBM, Intel and other technology companies plan to invest $4.4 billion for nanotechnology research across the Hudson Valley and in other parts of upstate.

October 4, 2011
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CAPITOL CONFIDENTIAL: BALL QUESTIONS CUOMO’S NANO DEAL

by Jimmy Vielkind

Sen. Greg Ball is questioning the economic development deal announced last week by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, which will help a consortium of tech companies research chip manufacturing on 450-millimeter wafers.

October 4, 2011
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THE EXAMINER: OFFICIALS BREAK GROUND ON NEW ROUTE 6 SIDEWALK

 

by Kerry Barger

Pedestrians walking along Route 6 near Putnam Plaza will no longer need to brave traffic and dodge cars come the completion of a federally-funded sidewalk project this coming spring.

October 4, 2011
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SENATOR BALL ATTENDS ANNUAL COLUMBUS DAY PARADE AND STREET FAIR IN MAHOPAC

 

(Senator Greg Ball with Carmel Supervisor Kenneth Schmitt and Civil Air Patrol Cadets)

October 4, 2011
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MEDIA ADVISORY: BALL, “HERE WE GO AGAIN…GOVERNOR”

***THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6th at 2 P.M.***

Senator Demands Accountability in $400 Million Deal

October 3, 2011
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LOHUD: BALL AGAIN KNOCKS HAYWORTH ON IRENE

 

Posted by: Mike Risinit

State Sen. Greg Ball, R-Patterson, criticized Rep. Nan Hayworth this week for her  “yes” vote last week on a stopgap spending bill that linked emergency relief funds for those suffering from Tropical Storm Irene with offsetting cuts in spending elsewhere in the federal budget.

September 30, 2011
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LOHUD: BALL ON CLINTON ON NEW YORK

Posted by: Mike Risinit

Former President Bill Clinton yesterday weighed in on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s efforts at creating regional economic councils, saying the move has increased confidence among outsiders in New York’s government.

September 30, 2011
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DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE: FEDERAL HEALTH REFORM LAW STALLED IN ALBANY

 

Written by: CARA MATTHEWS

ALBANY — While advocacy groups continue to sound the alarm about New York’s lack of progress in creating a health-care exchange, Republican leaders in the Senate, where the bill is stalled, are saying there’s no rush.

September 30, 2011
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SENATOR BALL TEST DRIVES SIMULATORS DESIGNED TO SAVE TEEN LIVES

 

Mahopac, N.Y. – (09/28/11) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) today visited Mahopac High School to test drive four newly donated driving simulators. The state-of-the-art machines were donated to the school by The Justin Scott Wagner Memorial Foundation, created by Scott Wagner following the loss of his son in a 2007 car accident.

September 29, 2011
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BALL JOINS CLINTON, CUOMO FOR ECONOMIC SUMMIT

(Senator Greg Ball with Chairman of the SAGE Commission Paul Francis at Tuesday’s economic summit in Albany, N.Y.)

 

September 27, 2011
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DAILY MT KISCO: SENATOR BALL TO JOIN FORCES WITH PRESIDENT CLINTON OVER TAXES, CONSOLIDATION

by Bob Dumas

ALBANY, N.Y.  – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) of the 40th Senate District, which includes Mount Kisco and Bedford, will be joined by former President Bill Clinton this week on a new commission designed to consolidate state government and save taxpayer money.

September 26, 2011
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DAILY CORTLANDT: SPECIAL SESSION ON JOBS IS NEEDED

The following is written by NY State Senator Greg Ball (R,C Patterson), 40th District:

September 26, 2011
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BALL CUTS RIBBON AT WINGATE HEALTHCARE

 (Senator Ball speaking with one of the residents who will benefit from the facility’s expansion)

September 23, 2011
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BALL MAKES JOBS #1 PRIORITY

Senator Visits One-Stop Employment Center in Carmel

September 23, 2011
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SENATOR BALL DEMANDS SPECIAL SESSION ON JOBS!

 400,000 New Jobless Claims, Dow Falls 391 Points

September 23, 2011
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SENATOR BALL STANDS AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

 

Ball Secures $50,000 for My Sister’s Place

September 23, 2011
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BALL JOINS PRESIDENT CLINTON TUESDAY

SAGE SUMMIT TO RESIZE, REINVENT NY GOVERNMENT

Brewster, N.Y. – (09/22/11) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) is joining President William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton for next week’s meeting of the Spending and Government Efficiency Commission in Albany, N.Y. Senator Ball was appointed by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo as part of the 20-member SAGE Commission team, created to consolidate state government and save New Yorkers money.

September 22, 2011
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