“New York must have zero tolerance for domestic violence. Now that Senator Monserrate has been convicted, the Senate must act to remove him. Voters should not have to tolerate convicted criminals sitting in their Senate.
December 7, 2009: “I feel neither vindication nor satisfaction with today’s verdict. I said in 2006, and believe today, that Senator Bruno was not qualified to lead our Senate Republican conference given that he was the subject of an FBI investigation. Today’s conviction affirms that position as a matter of law. It is a clarion call for stronger, no
State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) is pictured with the New York State Public Affairs Committee of the Junior League and fellow members of the New York State Senate in support of the “Trafficking Victims Protection and Justice Act” (S2135-A). This legislation improves New York State’s response to human trafficking and increases penalties for buyers and traffickers.