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POUND RIDGE TEEN ACHIEVES HIGHEST RANKING IN SCOUTING

 

Brewster, N.Y. – 3/19/2012 – Senator Greg Ball’s (Patterson – R, C, I) presented Marc Braun of Pound Ridge Troop 1 with a New York State Senate Proclamations for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

March 19, 2013
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CARMEL TEEN ACHIEVES HIGHEST RANKING IN SCOUTING

 

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.

March 19, 2013
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BALL AND LALOR PROPOSE TUITION REDUCTION FOR TROOPS AFFECTED BY SEQUESTER

 

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.

March 18, 2013
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PATTERSON TEEN ACHIEVES HIGHEST RANKING IN SCOUTING

 

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.

March 17, 2013
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MID HUDSON NEWS: PUTNAM COUNTY’S NEW ITEM PRICING LAW COMES UNDER FIRE

 

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.

March 15, 2013
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EXAMINER: LAWMAKERS, AGENCIES BLAST CUOMO’S BUDGET CUTS TO DEVELOPMENTALLY-DISABLED

 

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.

March 15, 2013
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WAMC: NYS SENATOR INDUCTS VETERANS INTO HIS HALL OF FAME

 

By ALLISON DUNNE

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.

March 14, 2013
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BALL AND LALOR PROPOSE TUITION REDUCTION FOR TROOPS AFFECTED BY SEQUESTER

 

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Contact: Joe Bachmeier, (845) 200-9716

*** MEDIA ADVISORY******Monday, March 18th at 10:00 AM***

 BALL AND LALOR PROPOSE TUITION REDUCTION FOR TROOPS AFFECTED BY SEQUESTER

March 14, 2013
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SEN. BALL RECEIVES ‘PERSON OF YEAR AWARD’

 

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.

March 13, 2013
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NEWS DAY: TAPPAN ZEE LOAN LEAVES POLS WONDERING HOW TO PLUG $500M HOLE

 

By JOHN DYER

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo insists he’ll keep trying to squeeze funding from the federal government in addition to the $1.5 billion loan New York already has secured to replace the Tappan Zee Bridge.

March 12, 2013
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SENATE REPUBLICAN BLUEPRINT FOR JOBS: ReThink. ReVitalize. ReBuild.

 

A Fiscally Responsible Approach to Job Creation

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.

March 11, 2013
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SENATOR BALL URGES USE OF PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO FINANCE TZ BRIDGE SHORTFALL

 

Ball: P3 Will Allow New York to Finance Bridge at No additional Cost to Taxpayers

March 11, 2013
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SENATOR BALL, ARC OF WESTCHESTER AND DOZENS OF OTHERS CALL TO AVOID MASSIVE FUNDING CUTS FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

 

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.

March 8, 2013
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DAILY VOICE: JOE TYSON OF NORTH SALEM NAMED TO SEN. BALL’S VETERANS’ HALL OF FAME

 

by Katherine Pacchiana

NORTH SALEM, N.Y. – North Salem’s Joseph Tyson, 79, has been inducted into Sen. Greg Ball’s Veterans’ Hall of Fame.

March 7, 2013
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SENATOR BALL, ARC OF WESTCHESTER AND OTHERS CALL TO AVOID MASSIVE FUNDING CUTS FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

 

*** MEDIA ADVISORY******Friday, March 8th at 3:00 PM***

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.

March 7, 2013
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DAILY VOICE: BUDGET CUTS COULD CRIPPLE HAWTHORNE’S ARC OF WESTCHESTER

 

by Robert Michelin

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.

March 7, 2013
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SENATOR BALL JOINS EFFORTS OF SOMERS FAMILY TO KEEP INMATE BEHIND BARS

 

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.

March 6, 2013
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DAILY VOICE: YORKTOWN’S ROBERT PERRY NAMED TO BALL’S VETERANS HALL OF FAME

 

by Brian Marschhauser

YORKTOWN, N.Y. – World War II veteran and late Yorktown resident Robert Perry was inducted Saturday night into state Sen. Greg Ball’s Veterans’ Hall of Fame.

March 6, 2013
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EXAMINER: BALL, COMMUNITY CELEBRATE SECOND ‘VETERANS HALL OF FAME’ CLASS

 

Community members and public officials paid tribute to men and women throughout the 40th Senate District inducted into the second class of State Sen. Greg Ball’s Veterans Hall of Fame Saturday night.

March 5, 2013
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