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Senator Bonacic Issues Statement Regarding Passage of Anti-Human Trafficking Legislation

(Albany, NY)- Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) was pleased that the Assembly passed an anti-human trafficking piece of legislation today, March 16th. Senate Republicans passed the same bill on the very first day of session in January as part of the Women’s Equality Agenda. The anti-human trafficking bill would strengthen anti-trafficking provisions and increase penalties for traffickers.

March 16, 2015
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Senator Bonacic meets with Orange, Ulster and Sullivan School Board Members

Senator Bonacic met with school board members from Orange, Ulster and Sullivan counties on March 16th, in his Albany office. The Productive conversation focused on educational funding and priorities for the 2015-2016 New York State Budget

March 16, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Attends Annual Forestburgh Fire Department Corned Beef Dinner

Senator Bonacic attended the Forestburgh Fire Department’s Annual Corned Beef Dinner on Saturday, March 14th, with his wife Pat. Senator Bonacic congratulated the Department on their annual dinner, which is home to some of the best corned beef in Sullivan County, and is very well attended by those who are looking for a hearty meal.

 

 

March 16, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Attends the 2015 Mid-Hudson St. Patrick's Day Parade

Senator Bonacic is pictured with members of the Ancient Order of Hibernian's (AOH) of Orange County at the Mid-Hudson St. Patrick's Day Parade.

March 16, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Presents Resolution Honoring Mid-Hudson St. Patrick's Day Parade Grand Marshal

Senator Bonacic is pictured presenting a Resolution to Ann Michel, the Grand Marshal of the Mid-Hudson St. Patrick's Day Parade.

March 16, 2015
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Senate Passes Fiscally Responsible Budget Resolution

(Albany, NY)- Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) delivered the following statement on the passage of the Senate one-house budget proposal. The proposal would create a new property tax rebate program for middle class homeowners, extend historic opportunities to students and make significant investments in New York’s infrastructure to create good-paying jobs.

 

March 12, 2015
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Committee Meeting: Judiciary Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Judiciary Senator John J. Bonacic, Chair 11:00 AM, Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Room 124 CAP

March 17, 11:00 AM - 11:49 AM
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Senator Bonacic Announces Passage of Measures to Prevent Drug Use in New York Communities

 

(Albany, NY)- Senator Bonacic announced the passage of two bills by the New York State Senate that would strengthen penalties for meth related crimes and prevent use of parks or playgrounds for drug activity. Senate Bill S.1150, and Senate Bill S.994 would combat the spread of methamphetamine use in New York and stop parks and deter drug dealers from selling in parks and playgrounds.

March 11, 2015
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Senator Bonacic meets with Students, and Representatives from Bassett Healthcare Network and the New York School-Based Health Alliance

Senator Bonacic met with students, and representatives from the Bassett Healthcare Network and New York School-Based Health Alliance, today, in his Albany office. Both organizations work to improve the health status of children and youth by advancing and advocating for school-based healthcare. The focus of the discussion centered on the funding of school based clinics.

March 11, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Invites Nominees for 2015 "Woman of Distinction"

Annual Program Honors Women’s Outstanding Contributions to Our Community

 (Albany, NY)- State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) today, invited local residents from the 42nd Senate District to nominate colleagues, friends, and neighborhood leaders whose exceptional work on the behalf of their communities make them deserving of special recognition as a New York “Woman of Distinction” by the New York State Senate.

March 11, 2015
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Senator Bonacic meets with Sullivan County Visitors Association and Local Sullivan County Business Owners

Senator Bonacic met with members of the Sullivan County Visitors Association and local Sullivan County business owners on March 10th, in his Albany office. The discussion focused on ways to encourage, and improve economic growth, and promote tourism in the County.

March 10, 2015
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Senator Bonacic meets with Superintendents from Sullivan, Ulster and Delaware Counties

Senator Bonacic  met with Superintendent’s from Sullivan, Ulster and Delaware counties, on March 10, in his Albany office. The discussion focused on educational issues and priorities for the 2015-2016 New York State Budget.

March 10, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Attends Sullivan County Boys and Girls Club Celebrity Dinner

Senator John J. Bonacic attended the Boys and Girls Club of Sullivan County’s Celebrity Dinner at Villa Roma, in Sullivan County, on Friday March 6th.  The event was attended by local dignitaries and community leaders, and raised substantial monies for the Boys and Girls Club.

Senator Bonacic is pictured with (L-R), Greg Goldstein, Honorary Chairman of the Celebrity Dinner, and Alexis Eggleton, Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Club.

March 9, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Delivers Remarks at the Sullivan Renaissance 2015 Annual Conference

Senator John J. Bonacic  delivered remarks at the Sullivan Renaissance 2015 Annual Conference on Saturday March 7th. The event was held at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, NY. The event was an opportunity for elected officials and community leaders to discuss the initiatives that are happening in Sullivan County.

 

 

March 9, 2015
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Senator Bonacic Meets with Administrators from Ulster County Community College

Senator John J. Bonacic met with administrators from the Ulster County Community College in Albany this week. The Administrators were in Albany to discuss educational issues and their priorities for the 2015-2016 New York State Budget. 

March 5, 2015
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