Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) today honored Joanne Rosenberger of Sullivan County at the New York State Senate’s 15th Annual Woman of Distinction Celebration. The Senate’s “Woman of Distinction” program was created in 1998 to honor New York women who exemplify personal excellence.Joanne Rosenberger has served as a Girl Scout leader for the past 20 years and currently runs three troops to ensure all children who wish to participate have a place to do so.
Joanne Rosenberger stands out as an inspiration to the next generation in many ways, most notably through her work as a Girl Scout leader. Ms. Rosenberger has been a scout leader for 20 years, since her daughter Erin (now 25) started in Girl Scouts as a Brownie. She has established herself as a positive role model, inspiring confi dence and compassion in so many young girls.
Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I - Mount Hope) recently met with West Point Cadet Lee P. Wakeman of Wallkill, NY in Albany. Cadet Wakeman visited the Capitol and attended Senate Session for "West Point Day", where a Senate Resolution was adopted honoring West Point Cadets.
Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I – Mount Hope) met with Priscilla Bassett and the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County, who were in Albany lobbying for the passage of single payer healthcare legislation.
State Senators John J. Bonacic and William J. Larkin have introduced legislation, (S.7187/A.9944) to authorize payment for the work done to date on the Exit 122 project along Route 17 in Orange County, and has asked the State DOT to take steps to expedite the re-bidding of the contract so work can re-commence in the summer.
State Senator John J. Bonacic and Department of Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky will host the State’s mobile foreclosure prevention “command” center, which is designed to help homeowners either in foreclosure, or at risk of foreclosure, become aware of their options.