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SAVING NEIGHBORHOODS ONE BLOCK AT A TIME

SAVING NEIGHBORHOODS ONE BLOCK AT A TIME

New Data shows 2,399 foreclosures in Erie County. Senators unveil new law that will help protect homeowners and curb property values from plummeting

January 27, 2010
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SHUTTING DOWN FORECLOSURE MODIFICATION SCAMS

SHUTTING DOWN FORECLOSURE MODIFICATION SCAMS

Senator Klein unveils new proposal that cracks down on pervasive city wide scams

NEW YORK- Deputy Majority Leader and State Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) joined by Senator Brian Foley (D-Blue Point), NYS housing groups, Foreclosure Prevention Counselors from Community Homes Innovations and scam victims unveiled new legislation today that would significantly decrease, and in some cases eliminate, the pervasive practice of loan modification scams.

January 22, 2010
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Coins For Haiti

 

 “COINS FOR HAITI”

Senator Klein and M.S. 101 Student Adam Israfil present a $600 donation for Haiti victims

January 22, 2010
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HUNDREDS OF PARENTS RALLY FOR REIMBURSEMENT

NEW YORK- On January 14th, State Senator and Deputy Majority Leader Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) joined more than 800 Bronx Catholic School parents and elected officials in urging Governor Paterson to reimburse independent and religious schools approximately 243-million dollars.

The rally, held at Cardinal Spellman High School in the Bronx, also focused on promoting legislation (S5832) sponsored by Klein, that would mandate reimbursement for religious and independent schools for the cost of the MTA payroll tax totaling $6 million annually.

January 15, 2010
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PROTECTING SENIORS: A WORKSHOP TO PREVENT FRAUD

Senator Klein joined Senator Gillibrand and Attorney General Cuomo’s office in hosting Senior Fraud Workshop

January 13, 2010
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KLEIN HOLDS MENORAH LIGHTING

 

KLEIN HOLDS MENORAH LIGHTING

Senator Klein hosts a Chanukah Menorah Lighting Ceremony

 

NEW YORK- Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester), joined by Bronx House senior citizens, held a Menorah lighting ceremony to celebrate Chanukah. Klein also handed out traditional Chanukah chocolate Gelt.

 

December 18, 2009
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DON’T GET DUPED

DON’T GET DUPED

Senator Klein Fights To Prohibit Deceptive Solicitations by Real Estate Brokers

December 18, 2009
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Senator Klein Joins Governor Paterson in Signing into Law Landmark Foreclosure Legislation

KEEPING NEW YORKERS HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Senator Klein Joins Governor Paterson in Signing into Law Landmark Foreclosure Legislation

December 15, 2009
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KLEIN HOLDS 15TH ANNUAL BRONX CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING

KLEIN HOLDS CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING

 

Senator Klein hosted his 15th Annual Bronx Christmas Tree Lighting

 

NEW YORK- Senator Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) was joined by student choirs from P.S. 83 and St. Lucy’s Grammar School, community leaders, and a special guest from the north pole for his 15th Annual Bronx Christmas Tree Lighting. The crowd enjoyed holiday music, hot cocoa and free treats.

 

 

December 11, 2009
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KLEIN SHOWS STRONG SUPPORT FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY

State Senator and Deputy Majority Leader Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) gave an emotional speech today promoting marriage equality in NYS.

December 2, 2009
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Klein Discusses Landmark Foreclosure Legislation

Senator Klein speaks about the new foreclosure legislation on NY1's "Road To City Hall."

November 30, 2009
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TURKEY TIME!

TURKEY TIME!

Senator Klein Gives More Than 100 Turkeys to Senior Centers in the 34th Senate District

NEW YORK- State Senator and Deputy Majority Leader Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) gave more than 100 turkeys to Senior Centers in Westchester and the Bronx. This is the Senator’s 15th Annual Turkey Giveaway.

November 25, 2009
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SENATE AND ASSEMBLY PASS LANDMARK FORECLOSURE BILL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:       NOVEMBER 16, 2009    

Contact:   Abby Ross – Office: (800) 718-2039, Cell: (479) 283-3505

Senator Klein’s Foreclosure Legislation To Help Thousands of New Yorkers Get Back on their Feet

November 17, 2009
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Disruptive Nightclub Officially Loses Liquor License

DÉJÀ VU LOSES LIQUOR LICENSE

Long Battle Over As Déjà Vu Agrees to Withdraw Court Challenge

NEW YORK- After months of fighting the troubling Bronx establishment known as Déjà Vu Bar and Grill, State Senate Deputy Majority Leader Jeff Klein (D-Bronx/Westchester) announced today that the bar will permanently lose its liquor license.

November 10, 2009
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ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE HONORS KLEIN

NEW YORK- Senator Jeff Klein was honored by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine as part of its second annual Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Symposium. The college honored Klein for years of community service.

October 28, 2009
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BEWARE: This Halloween there may be a Sex Offender Answering the Door

BEWARE:

This Halloween there may be a Sex Offender Answering the Door

As Children Hit the Streets for Trick or Treating, Concerned Lawmakers Unveil TOP TEN list of zip codes with Highest Number of Level 2 & 3 Sex Offenders Living in Queens County

Announce New Law that will Allow Parents to receive Instant E-mail Alerts when a Sex Offender moves into their Zip Code

October 28, 2009
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New Yorkers Denied Access to Drugs

HIV/AIDS NEW YORKERS

DENIED ACCESS TO DRUGS

Report Finds NYC Latinos Have Limited Access to

HIV/AIDS Medication

Empire State Pride Agenda, Latino Commission on AIDS, Pharmacists, Physicians and Elected Officials Rally for Life-Saving Drugs

October 19, 2009
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DNA UPON ARREST: CATCHING MORE CRIMINALS ACROSS NYS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Abby Ross

OCTOBER 13, 2009 Office: (718) 822-2049

Cell: (479) 283-3505

 

DNA UPON ARREST: CATCHING MORE CRIMINALS ACROSS NYS

 

Senator Klein and FOX’s “America’s Most Wanted” Host John Walsh propose legislation mandating DNA collection upon arrest in order to help solve nearly 30,000 unsolved crimes scenes in New York State

 

October 16, 2009
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