Brewster, N.Y. – 3/19/2012 – Senator Greg Ball’s (Patterson – R, C, I) presented Robert Firriolo Jr. of Troop 440 in the town of Carmel with a New York State Senate Proclamations for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.
Albany, N.Y. – (3/18/13) – Senator Greg Ball (R,C,I-Patterson) and Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor (R,C,I-Fishkill) hosted a press conference with a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers from the Assembly and Senate to propose tuition reductions for servicemen and women attending SUNY and CUNY schools who are facing the suspension of their tuition assistance from the military due to sequester-mandated cuts.
Brewster, N.Y. – 3/17/2012 – Senator Greg Ball’s (Patterson – R, C, I) joined Putnam County Sheriff Donald B. Smith to present Matthew Dambra of Patterson Troop 440 in the town of Patterson with a New York State Senate Proclamations for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.
CARMEL – Opponents to a new item pricing law for supermarkets and big box stores enacted as part of the 2013 Putnam County budget process late last year criticized it Thursday saying businesses will not be able to support the financial aspect of it.
A proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reduce the state’s contribution toward programs for the developmentally-disabled is raising concerns of elected officials and social service agencies throughout Westchester and Putnam counties.
A New York State Senator from the Hudson Valley will hold his second annual Veterans’ Hall of Fame tonight (Saturday). The event was originally scheduled back on November 1, but was moved because of Superstorm Sandy.
New York, N.Y. – (3/08/13) – Senator Greg Ball, (R,C,I – Patterson) Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security, and Military Affairs, was named ‘Person of The Year’ by the Associated Licensed Detectives of New York State (ALDONYS) on Friday night.
Senate Republican Conference Leader Dean Skelos and members of the Senate Republican conference today announced a bold and sweeping job creation plan to improve New York’s business climate so it not only keeps up with other states, but surpasses them. Among other things, the “Senate Republican Blueprint for Jobs: ReThink. ReVitalize. ReBuild.” would cut taxes for one million small businesses and reduce energy costs for every business and residential ratepayer in New York, saving them $2.5 billion.
Brewster, N.Y. – (3/08/13) – Senator Greg Ball (R,C,I – Patterson) along with dozens of developmental disability organizations are urge Governor Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature to avoid a massive reduction in funding for programs and services to people with developmental disabilities.
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Brewster, N.Y. – (3/05/13) – Senator Greg Ball (R,C,I – Patterson) will be hosting a press conference on Friday afternoon to urge Governor Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature to avoid a massive reduction in funding for programs and services to people with developmental disabilities.
HAWTHORNE, N.Y. — A proposed reduction in funding by New York State could reduce Arc of Westchester’s budget by $2.2 million, which the group’s executive director said would have a massive effect on the services offered by the facility for the developmentally disabled.
Brewster, N.Y. – (3/06/13) – Senator Greg Ball, (R,C,I – Patterson) Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security, and Military Affairs, today announced that he has signed a petition to oppose the release of a current New York State Inmate.