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SENATOR BONACIC DISCUSSES CASINOS BEING OUTSIDE OF THE 2013-2014 NEW YORK STATE BUDGET

Senator John Bonacic Discusses Casinos and the 2013-2014 New York State Budget- March 26, 20

March 28, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ON PRESERVING CASA FUNDING IN THE JUDICIARY BUDGET

Senator Bonacic discusses the legislature preserving CASA funding in the 2013-2014 New York State Budget- March 26, 2013

March 27, 2013
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Senator John Bonacic Discusses Tax Payer Benefits in the 2013-2014 New York State Budget

Senator John Bonacic Discusses Tax Payer Benefits in the 2013-2014 New York State Budget on March 26, 2013.

March 27, 2013
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BONACIC:STATE BUDGET CONTROLS SPENDING AND ENCOURAGES JOB GROWTH

State Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) voted in support of the State budget, which prioritizes State spending and provides increases in State aid to education to all Schools in his Senate District.

March 27, 2013
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SENATE PASSES TWO FARMING BILLS CO-SPONSORED BY SENATOR BONACIC

The New York State Senate yesterday passed two bills co-sponsored by Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt.

March 26, 2013
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BONACIC: NEARLY $5 MILLION IN INCREASED LOCAL ROAD/BRIDGE AID HEADING TO REGION

Local governments across the State will see an increase averaging 20% in funding under the State’s Consolidated Local Street and Highway Improvement (CHIPS) program.   The total increase in the CHIPS program for the four counties of Senator Bonacic’s District (Delaware, Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster), totals just under $5 million. 

March 26, 2013
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STATE SENATE PASSES BUDGET BILLS

State Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), today announced passage of three State budget bills.  The Senate is in session on Sunday to take up legislation relating to:

            State Capital Projects (S.2604E);

March 24, 2013
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2013-14 New York State Senate Budget Summaries

Below are fact sheets on budget bills passed by the New York State Senate today, March 24, 2013.

March 24, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC ON THE FINAL DAYS OF THE BUDGET PROCESS

Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I- Mt. Hope) discusses the negotiations leading up to the finalization of the 2013-14 New York State Budget and increased funding for the “CHIPS” local highway program.

March 22, 2013
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN BONACIC: On State Budget Agreement

I am pleased the Legislature is on its way to adopting an early State budget that reduces the tax burden on New Yorkers and helps small businesses grow, all while funding essential governmental services.  I am most pleased that the budget:

March 21, 2013
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BONACIC: TV TAX PROPOSAL IS DEAD

State Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) today said the legislation (S.3827), proposing a tax on satellite television service is not going to pass the State Senate.  The Legislation is sponsored by Senator Kevin Parker (D – NYC).

March 19, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC SERVING ON THE BUDGET SUBCOMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TAXES

Senator Bonacic listens as Senator Marcellino, co-chairman of the budget subcommittee on economic development and taxes, discusses the issues the subcommittee will address in pursuit of passing an early budget.

March 13, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC MEETS WITH REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE ORANGE COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION

On Monday, March 11, 2013, Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I- Mt. Hope) met with representatives from the Mental Health Association of Orange County and community living about funding and mental health issues.

March 13, 2013
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Your Voice with Senator John Bonacic: Agriculture in New York State

Senator Bonacic discusses Agriculture business in New York State- Tuesday, March 12, 2013.

March 13, 2013
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SENATOR BONACIC GIVES A BUDGET UPDATE

STATE SENATE BUDGET PLAN FOCUSES ON TAXPAYERS, EDUCATION, AND HEALTHCARE

The State budget plan put forward by the State Senate would address several issues of importance to families and all property taxpayers in the Hudson Valley and Catskills.

March 12, 2013
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC INVITES NOMINEES FOR “WOMEN OF DISTINCTION”

Annual Program Honors Women’s Outstanding Contributions to Our Community 

March 11, 2013
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37th Annual Mid-Hudson St. Patrick's Day Parade in Goshen

On Sunday, March 10th, 2013 Senator Bonacic participated in the 37th Annual Mid-Hudson St. Patrick's Day Parade in Goshen.  Pictured with Senator Bonacic are Assemblywoman Annie Rabbitt and members of the Orange County Ancient Order of the Hibernians.

March 11, 2013
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Middletown Kiwanis Annual Pancake Breakfast

On Saturday, March 9, 2013 Senator Bonacic enjoyed a pancake breakfast at the Middletown Kiwanis' Annual Pancake Breakfast held at the Middletown High School.  Senator Bonacic has always been a strong supporter of the Kiwanis Club of Middletown and the service they provide for the community.

March 11, 2013
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NEW TSA RULES ALLOWING KNIVES ON AIRPLANES ARE ABSURD, ILLOGICAL, & COMPLETELY LACKING COMMONSENSE

The new Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) rules allowing small knives, which are potential weapons that could jeopardize safety, to be carried onto airplanes are absurd, illogical, and completely lacking commonsense. The TSA needs to immediately reconsider its actions. 

March 11, 2013
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SENATE PASSES SENATOR BONACIC’S LEGISLATION TO CRIMINALIZE CONDUCT AGAINST CORRECTIONS OFFICERS

The New York State Senate yesterday passed legislation, (S.2040) sponsored by Senator John Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope) to criminalize certain conduct against corrections officers and other employees of prison facilities.

March 7, 2013
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