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Senator Bonacic met with representatives from the Orange County 4-H Group.

Left to right: Sydney Parkin, Senator Bonacic, Community Educator Marika Rywak

March 6, 2014
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Senator Bonacic met with representatives from the Sullivan County 4-H Group in Albany

Left to right: Caroline Robinson; Alison Wells; Senator Bonacic; Marylin Jones, Community Educator; and Jessica Schips

March 6, 2014
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Senator John Bonacic met with representatives from the Delaware County 4-H Group in Albany

Left to right: Assemblyman Cliff Crouch; Abigail Dennis; Leigha LaTourette; Senator Bonacic; Brooke LaTourette; and Emily Rouch, 4-H Community Educator

March 6, 2014
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH ORANGE COUNTY FARMERS AT NY FARM BUREAU RECEPTION IN ALBANY

On Monday, March 3, 2014 Senator Bonacic met with Orange County farmers at the New York Farm Bureau reception in Albany.  They discussed issues of importance to the agricultural community in the Hudson Valley.

March 5, 2014
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Senator Bonacic Congratulates the Musicians at the 60th Annual All County Music Festival

Senator Bonacic congratulates the student musicians, music teachers and conductors for their terrific performance at the 60th Annual All County Music Festival held at Tri-Valley High School on Saturday, March 1.  The festival, presented by the Sullivan County Music Educators' Association, was dedicated to the memory of Mr. Tim Barcone, a long time supporter of music in the County.   

March 4, 2014
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Senator Bonacic meets with the Warwick Valley High School’s Government Class

Senator Bonacic met with the Warwick Valley High School’s Government Class with advisor, Scott Meyer, in Albany on Wednesday, February 26. 

The students were lobbying for additional funding for libraries, and asked the Senator about education issues. 

February 28, 2014
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Committee Meeting: Racing, Gaming and Wagering Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering  Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair  Tuesday, March 4, 2014  332 CAP

March 4, 3:48 PM - 4:13 PM
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Senator Bonacic Encourages Local Communities to Apply for "Main Street Revitalization" Program

Senator John Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt. Hope) announces that Central Hudson is now accepting grant applications as part of its Main Street Revitalization economic development program.  

Its grants are aimed at revitalizing downtowns through targeted commercial or mixed-use improvements, such as: 

February 27, 2014
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Orange County's Manufacturer's Tax Credit: Is Orange County Upstate or Downstate?

Senator Bonacic questions Thomas Maddow about the manufacturer tax credit.

February 27, 2014
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2014-2015 Joint Legislative Tax Relief: Real or Illusion?

Senator John Bonacic questions Thomas Maddow about property taxes.

February 27, 2014
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SENATOR BONACIC CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS FOR NYS SENATE VETERANS' HALL OF FAME

Senator John Bonacic (R/I/C – Mt. Hope) invites nominations for the induction into the New York State Senate Veterans’  Hall of Fame from the 42nd Senate District.  The online Hall of Fame represents extraordinary New Yorkers whose heroism in the United States Armed Forces is complimented by their service to the people in their community.           

February 24, 2014
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Say ‘NO’ To Taxpayer Funded College For Inmates

Governor Cuomo has recently announced his intention to give free college classes to individuals incarcerated in state prisons.  I do not support this plan.

While I am in favor of rehabilitation and reduced recidivism of inmates, I cannot in good conscience support the Governor’s plan when so many individuals and families in New York are struggling to meet the ever-rising costs of higher education.

February 21, 2014
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