John J. Bonacic's posts related to Budget

State Funding For Our Senate District (senate Initiative Funding)

Requests for Senate Initiative funding conclude each January 1 for the next year's State budget (the State fiscal year runs from April 1 through the next March 31).    Municipalities and not for profit corporations are eligible to apply for funding.  Projects most likely to be funded include requests for capital assistance (building construction/equipment purchase) in amounts of $10,000 or less,

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2009-2010 Member Item Grants for the 42nd Senate District

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Senator Bonacic Floor Comments on Budget Bill Extender - 4/19/10

Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C - Mt. Hope) discussing the budget extender bill passed by the New York State Senate on Monday April 14, 2010.

Senator Bonacic Discussing 6th Budget Extender - May 10, 2010

New York State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt. Hope) discussing his vote on the sixth budget extender passed by the legislature on May 10, 2010.

BONACIC STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S SUPERINTENDENT SALARY CAP PROPOSAL

 March 1, 2011  “We need to be realistic about the current state of our economy. Setting a salary cap based on student enrollment makes a lot of sense and is a step in the right direction. It is an ideal, fair plan to cut spending at a time where we need to be frugal. As Governor Cuomo has said, the budget plan will be one that makes difficult choices.”

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STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN BONACIC

In response to a question from the NY Times, I did state, and do believe that the current tax rates for individuals and families earning more than $1 million should be continued at its current rate. 

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STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN BONACIC AND ASSEMBLYMAN KEVIN CAHILL

Announcing a Three Way Agreement on Flood Buyout Legislation in the Town of Wawarsing 

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BONACIC ANNOUNCES RESTORATION OF VLT AID TO SULLIVAN COUNTY

State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), announced today that Sullivan County would receive a portion of VLT aid, according to a three way agreement between the Assembly, Senate and Executive Chamber, the measure requires final approval in the budget by the legislature. 

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Legislative Report with Senator John Bonacic 3/22/11

Senator Bonacic discusses budget negotions.

STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN BONACIC

 March 28, 2011 I am glad that we are headed toward passing an on-time budget.

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3/ 30/11 Legislative Update with Senator John Bonacic

Senator Bonacic discusses the Budget, Kaplan Hall dedication and a Hospice event.