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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH LIBERTY MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND AND JAZZ ENSEMBLE

On March 24, 2010 the Liberty Middle School Band and Jazz Ensemble met with Senator Bonacic in Albany and later, did a musical performance in the Empire State Plaza Concourse.  Here the students are pictured with their chaperones, Senator Bonacic and music instructor Gary Siegel.

March 25, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC ATTENDS ST PATRICK'S DAY EVENT AT THE ELLENVILLE ELKS LODGE

Senator Bonacic with Ellenville Elks members who served as cooks at a St. Patricks Day event at the Ellenville Elks Lodge on Sunday, March 21, 2010.

March 22, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC AT SHAWANGUNK ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE

Senator Bonacic walking with local elected officials in the Shawangunk St. Patricks Day Parade on Sunday March 21, 2010.

March 22, 2010
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SENATE PASSES BONACIC CO-SPONSORED TAX REFORM LEGISLATION

The New York State Senate on Thursday, passed legislation, (S.6212a) co-sponsored by Senator John Bonacic to provide a “Circuit Breaker” to families in New York State who pay a higher than average share of their income in property taxes.

March 19, 2010
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Senator Bonacic discussing Economic Development and the Senate Republican Jobs Plan

New York State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C - Mt. Hope) discussing some of his concerns about economic development in New York State and the State Senate Republican Jobs Plan which will help small business be the economic engine of New York State.

March 17, 2010
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Senator Bonacic Discussing his plan for a "Taxpayer Bill of Rights"

New York State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C - Mt. Hope) discussing his plan for a "Taxpayer Bill of Rights"

March 17, 2010
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Senator Bonacic Discussing his Flood Buyout Legislation for Wawarsing

New York State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/I/C - Mt. Hope) discussing his bill S.6276 which will provide $4 million to a voluntary buyout program for homeowners in the Town of Wawarsing in Ulster County. The program provides the money to Ulster County to purchase and demolish homes that have been flooded by water leaking from the New York City aqueduct.

March 17, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH SAFE HOMES OF ORANGE COUNTY

On March 16, 2010 representatives of Safe Homes of Orange County met with Senator Bonacic in Albany to discuss their budget issues.  Pictured with Senator Bonacic are Michelle DeRose, Tara Ford, Tina Marsicano and Kellyann Kostyal.

March 16, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH REPRESENTATIVES FROM NAACP

On March 16, 2010 representatives of NAACP met with Senator Bonacic in Albany to discuss their budget issues.  Pictured with Senator Bonacic are Maude Bruce – President of the Ellenville Chapter, Elaine Williams – 1st Vice-President of the Sullivan County Chapter, Eric Monroe, Tamara Norman, Lena Cosentino and Bertha Horne.

March 16, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH THE MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION IN ORANGE COUNTY

On March 16, 2010 representatives of the Mental Health Association in Orange County met with Senator Bonacic in Albany to discuss issues related to adults with autism.  Pictured with Senator Bonacic are Suzanne Hartt and Natasha Tomlins.

March 16, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

On March 16, 2010 representatives of Habitat for Humanity met with Senator Bonacic in Albany to discuss their legislative issues.  Pictured with Senator Bonacic are Paige Bellenbaum – Director of Advocacy, Judith Nelson – President & CEO and Jacqlene Rose – Delaware County President.

March 16, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH ACTION TOWARD INDEPENDENCE

On March 10, 2010 representatives from Action Toward Independence visited Senator Bonacic in Albany.  Here, Senator Bonacic is pictured with them after discussing their legislative issues.

March 11, 2010
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Senator Bonacic Discussing Flooding Issues

New York State Senator Bonacic (R/I/C - Mt. Hope) discussing some of his concerns about the management of the New York City Reservoir System by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the flooding issues related to it.

March 10, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH PRISCILLA BASSETT

On March 9, 2010 Priscilla Bassett from the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County visited Senator Bonacic in Albany.  Here, Senator Bonacic is pictured with her after discussing budget concerns as related to seniors.

March 10, 2010
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH SULLIVAN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

On March 8, 2010 representatives of the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce met with Senator Bonacic in Albany.  Senator Bonacic is pictured with them after discussing their legislative issues.  From left to right: Lisa Mills – Vice President, Senator Bonacic, and Terri Ward – President & CEO.

March 9, 2010
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2010 Labor Heroes Celebration

The Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation hosted their 4th Annual Labor Heroes Celebration on March 5th, 2010 at The Meadowbrook.  Pictured in this photograph is Paul Ellis-Graham, President of the Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation, Robert Itzla on behalf of Senator John Bonacic, William Riccaldo, Executive Vice-President of the Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation and Tony Cellini, Town of Thompson Supervisor.

March 8, 2010
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The Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation hosts their 4th Annual Labor Heroes Celebration

On March 5th, 2010 the Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation hosted their 4th Annual Labor Heroes Celebration at The Meadowbrook in New Windsor, NY, to honor the outstanding contributions of labor activists and leaders in our region.

Pictured above are Tony Cellini, Town of Thompson Supervisor, Colleen C. Gardner, Acting NYS Labor Commissioner, Robert Itzla representing Senator John Bonacic, and Linda Cellini.

March 8, 2010
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Senator Bonacic attends Pancake Breakfast at Monticello Fire Company

On Sunday, March 7th, 2010, Senator Bonacic visited the Monticello Fire Company at their recent pancake breakfast.  Here Senator Bonacic is pictured with members of the Company.

March 8, 2010
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Senator has breakfast at the Monticello Fire Company

March 7, 2010 Senator Bonacic visited the Monticello Fire Comapny to support their pancake breakfast.   Senator is pictured with Sharon Jankiewicz, Senator Bonacic, and Corinne Briggs.

March 8, 2010
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Senator Bonacic visits the Monticello Fire Company

On March 7, 2010 Senator Bonacic visited the Monticello Fire Department.  Shown here with members of the Fire Company:  Lt. Ray Stevens, President Pete Scannell, Firefighter Jim Gerrard II, Past Chief Alan Kesten, Senator Bonacic, First Ass't. Chief Marc Friedland, and Fire Police Hank Good.

March 8, 2010
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