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Legislative Update with Senator John Bonacic 3/15/11

Legislative Update on Redistricting.

March 16, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH NAACP DELEGATES

 On March 15, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with delegates from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) from Ulster and Sullivan Counties, to discuss their budget and social concerns. From left to right: Eric Monroe, Sullivan County’s Executive Director of Human Rights Commission; Joanne “Kazu” Bernstein, Maude Bruce, President, Ellenville NAACP and Senator Bonacic.

March 15, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Racing, Gaming and Wagering Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 9:30 AM, Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Room 510 LOB

March 15, 9:30 AM - 9:34 AM
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, March 14, 2011 Room 124 Cap

March 14, 1:30 PM - 2:07 PM
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN BONACIC On Reservoir Levels and Flooding

 March 10, 2011 “The dangers faced by the people of the Catskills in relation to flooding these past few and next several days are avoidable to a degree.  The Senate has previously passed my legislation to require New York City to reduce reservoir levels whenever major inflows of rain or snow were anticipated.  Shortly thereafter, New York City started to take some flood mitigation measures.”

March 10, 2011
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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. 

March 9, 2011
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ONTEORA SCHOOL DISTRICT’S DIRECTOR OF TRANSPORTATION INSPIRES NEW LEGISLATION TO ENSURE CHILDREN’S SAFETY

Legislation (S.3100),  sponsored by Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), passed the Senate on March 7, 2011. The legislation expands the list of crimes for which a person is prohibited from becoming a school bus driver. 

March 9, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH SIDNEY HIGH SCHOOL MUSICIAN CHOSEN TO PLAY IN ALL-STATE JAZZ ENSEMBLE

On March 7, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Evan Eliason, Jr;  a Sidney High School vibraphone player who has been chosen to play in the All State Jazz Ensemble. Senator Bonacic presented Evan with a Senate Resolution congratulating him on this prestigious honor. Senator Bonacic is pictured with Evan Eliason, Jr.

March 8, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC ATTENDS NEW YORK STATE SCHOOL MUSIC ASSOCIATION LUNCH

On March 7, 2011 Senator Bonacic attended NYSSMA’s  “Music in our Schools Month” Lunch in Albany.

March 8, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH MIDDLETOWN CITY SCHOOL STUDENT ARTIST

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with  student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany.

March 4, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH WALLKILL CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT STUDENT ARTISTS

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Wallkill Central School District’s student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany. Senator Bonacic is pictured with the students and staff of Wallkill Central School District.

March 4, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH RONDOUT VALLEY STUDENT ARTIST

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Rondout Valley student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany. Senator Bonacic is pictured with artist Cyarra Tate, her mother Barbara Tate and her grandmother, Barbara Harding.

March 4, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH RONDOUT VALLEY STUDENT ARTIST

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Rondout Valley student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany. Senator Bonacic is pictured with artist Cyarra Tate, her mother Barbara Tate and her grandmother, Barbara Harding.

March 4, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH RONDOUT VALLEY STUDENT ARTIST

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Rondout Valley student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany. Senator Bonacic is pictured with artist Alexandra Decker and her mother, Laura Decker.

March 4, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH RONDOUT VALLEY STUDENT ARTIST

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Rondout Valley student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany. Senator Bonacic is pictured with artist Caleb Horowitz and his mom, Rebecca Horowitz.

March 4, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH RONDOUT VALLEY STUDENT ARTIST

On March 2, 2011 Senator Bonacic met with Rondout Valley student artists being honored in the NYS Art Teachers Associations’ 21st Annual Student Art Exhibit in Albany. Senator Bonacic is pictured with artist Natalie Schutts.

 

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March 4, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Racing, Gaming and Wagering Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming and Wagering Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 9:30 AM, Tuesday, March 8, 2011 Room 510 LOB

March 8, 9:30 AM - 9:43 AM
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3/1/11 Legislative Report with Senator John Bonacic

Senator John Bonacic discusses NYS Budget deliberations.

March 2, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH ULSTER COUNTY DELEGATES

On March 1, 2011 delegates from Ulster County 4-H Kristin Nerone and Tim Bruck visited Senator Bonacic in Albany.  Senator Bonacic is pictured with them after presenting the delegates with a Resolution in support of 4-H.

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March 1, 2011
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH SULLIVAN COUNTY 4-H DELEGATES


On March 1, 2011 delegates from Sullivan County 4-H visited Senator Bonacic in Albany.  Senator Bonacic is pictured with them after presenting the delegates with a Resolution in support of 4-H.  From left to right: Community Educator Marylin Russell, Senator Bonacic, Erica Olsen and Elizabeth Bracken.

March 1, 2011
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