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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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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH DELAWARE COUNTY 4-H DELEGATES

On March 1, 2011 delegates from Delaware 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: Senator Bonacic, Justin Merrill, Brandi Kilmer, Community Educator Emily Roach and Assemblyman Cliff Crouch..

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

 On March 1, 2011 delegates from Orange County 4-H visited Senator Bonacic in Albany.  Senator Bonacic is pictured with them after discussing their achievements in 4-H.  From left to right: Senator Bonacic, Andy Frey, Grace Roeder, Casandra Stap and Jerrome Christie.

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March 1, 2011
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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.”

March 1, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 11:30 AM, Tuesday, March 1, 2011 Room 510 LOB

March 1, 11:30 AM - 11:49 AM
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BONACIC: ORANGE AND ROCKLAND COUNTY UTILITIES' RATE HIKE PROPOSAL ILL-CONCEIVED

 February 22, 2011 State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), today described O&R’s proposed rate hike as outrageous. The proposed increase would raise customers’ electric delivery bills by 32.5 percent over the next three years.

February 22, 2011
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BONACIC: DEC’S INACTION IN SHANDAKEN PUTS PEOPLE AND SMALL BUSINESS AT RISK

February 12, 2011   State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), is condemning the failure of the NYS DEC to approve emergency flood remediation measures in Phoenicia.  In December, Bonacic, along with representatives of Ulster County Executive Michael Hein, met with officials from the DEC, DEP, and Town of Shandaken on the need for emergency repairs to the Stony Clove Creek, in Phoenicia.  The area has been subject to two major floods in recent months.  At that time, the DEP agreed to pay for engineering services to design a solution and the Town agreed to implement the solution.  The sole job of the State DEC was to approve the solution – and the DEC agreed to act fast.

February 12, 2011
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