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Senator John Bonacic Discusses ORDA Board Appointees


Senator John J. Bonacic comments on John Parete and Joe Kelly being appointed to the Olympic Regional Development Authority Board.

June 20, 2012
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SENATE ACTS AGAIN ON BONACIC’S CHILD ABUSE REPORTING LEGISLATION

1998 Murder Prompted Loud Local Calls for Change but No Action in State Assembly Legislation (S.6115) sponsored by State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I – Mt. Hope), which would require reports made to the State’s Child Abuse hotline to be investigated, when made by mandated reporters such as physicians, social workers, or law enforcement, has again cleared the State Senate with wide, bi-partisan support.

June 12, 2012
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SENATE PASSES BONACIC BILL TO GIVE COUNTIES RELIEF ON JAIL MANDATE

Senate Passes Legislation Removing Requirement that Counties Maintain Jail; Allows Counties to Share Long Term Costs of Jail Construction 

June 6, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC STATEMENT ON THRUWAY TOLL INCREASE PROPOSAL

                    “Earlier this week, the New York State Thruway Authority Board voted to begin the process to implement a 45 percent increase on certain commercial tolls. Based on the economic impact this will have on New York’s businesses and families, they should reconsider their decision.

June 1, 2012
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STATE SENATOR SAYS NYRA SHOULD WAIVE ATTORNEY/CLIENT PRIVILEGE THEY HOLD OVER FORMER INTEGRITY COUNSEL

Chairman of Senate Racing, Gaming, Wagering and Judiciary Committees Says NYRA should waive protections and release report   

May 25, 2012
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC AND SENATE REPUBLICANS UNVEIL “NEW JOBS-NY” JOB CREATION PLAN

Senator John Bonacic and members of the Senate Majority Conference announced that the Senate will pass legislation next week to implement the 2012 NEW JOBS-NY Job Creation Plan, continuing their strong focus on job creation and economic growth. The Senate’s comprehensive plan will help create thousands of new private sector jobs by delivering tax relief to small businesses and manufacturers, reducing energy costs, and enacting major fiscal reforms to make New York State more economically competitive. 

May 23, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC INDUCTS MAJOR WILLIAM H. PAYNE OF ULSTER COUNTY TO THE NEW YORK STATE SENATE’S VETERANS’ HALL OF FAME

Senator John Bonacic (R,C,I - Mt. Hope) honored  William H. Payne of  Ulster County as his 2012  Inductee to the New York State Senate Veterans’ Hall of Fame. 

May 23, 2012
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC AND SENATE REPUBLICANS PROPOSE COLLEGE AFFORDABILITY PLAN

SENATOR JOHN BONACIC AND SENATE REPUBLICANS PROPOSE COLLEGE AFFORDABILITY PLAN

May 18, 2012
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC HONORS JOANNE ROSENBERGER OF SULLIVAN COUNTY AS HIS 2012 WOMAN OF DISTINCTION

Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I – Mount Hope) honored Joanne Rosenberger of Sullivan County as his 2012 Woman of Distinction at the New York State Senate’s 15th Annual Woman of Distinction Celebration in Albany this week. 

May 18, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC AND SENATOR SEWARD WELCOME JUDGE CARL BECKER AND THE ROTARY INTERNATIONAL GROUP STUDY EXCHANGE

Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I – Mount Hope) and Senator James L. Seward (R,C,I-Oneonta) welcomed Judge Carl Becker and the Rotary International Group Study Exchange students from Tawain in the Senate Chamber this week.

May 18, 2012
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC AND SENATOR BILL LARKIN WELCOME ULSTER COUNTY CLERK NINA POSTUPAK TO THE SENATE CHAMBER

Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I - Mount Hope) and Senator Bill Larkin (R,C - Cornwall-on-Hudson) welcomed Ulster County Clerk Nina Postupak to the Senate Chamber in Albany, this week. 

May 18, 2012
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC MEETS WITH MISS TEEN INTERNATIONAL ARIANA JULIET KAMINSKI OF SULLIVAN COUNTY

Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I – Mount Hope) met with Miss Teen International Ariana Juliet Kaminski of Sullivan County in Albany this week. The Senator presented Ariana with a Legislative Resolution honoring her accomplishments.

May 17, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC APPOINTED TO THE MID-HUDSON REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

SENATOR BONACIC APPOINTED TO THE MID-HUDSON REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

May 17, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC HONORS JOANNE ROSENBERGER OF SULLIVAN COUNTY AS HIS 2012 WOMAN OF DISTINCTION

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.

May 15, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic speaks with West Point Cadets

Senator John J. Bonacic (R, C, I – Mount Hope) speaks with West Point cadets as Senator Dean Skelos and Senator Bill Larkin look on.

May 14, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic Meets with West Point Cadet Lee P. Wakeman of Wallkill, NY

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.

May 14, 2012
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Your Voice with Senator John Bonacic: Middletown City Court Officers

Senator John Bonacic discusses four heroic Middletown City Court Officers.

May 11, 2012
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Your Voice with Senator John Bonacic: Legislator of the Year 2011

Senator John Bonacic discusses the New York Association of Pupil Transportation naming him "Legislator of the Year 2011."

May 11, 2012
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Your Voice with Senator John Bonacic: Mobile Foreclosure Prevention Command Center

Senator John Bonacic discusses hosting the State's mobile foreclosure prevention command center in Monticello and Middletown, NY with Department of Financial Services Superintendent, Benjamin Lawsky.

May 11, 2012
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