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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC CELEBRATES ROCK HILL FIRE DEPARTMENT​'S 56 YEARS OF SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY

Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I – Mount Hope) recently celebrated the Rock Hill Fire Department’s 56 years of service to the community. In honor of their Anniversary, the Rock Hill Fire Department sponsored the 84th Annual Sullivan County Volunteer Firefighter’s Association Parade.

Senator Bonacic is pictured with Steven Gottlieb, Rock Hill Fire Department Commissioner.

September 19, 2012
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SENATOR JOHN BONACIC ATTENDS GROUNDBREAKING FOR SUNY ORANGE'S CENTER FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Ceremonial Groundbreaking for SUNY Orange's Center for Science and Engineering on Tuesday, September 18th, 2012. This four-story, 100,000 square foot building will provide a fitting home for the College's science, engineering and architecture programs, allowing students and faculty a state-of-the-art teaching and learning atmosphere.

September 19, 2012
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Remembering September 11th

Dear Fellow New Yorker:Like so many New Yorkers, I clearly remember where I was on that crisp, clear morning of September 11th, 2001.And while more than a decade has now passed, the memory of that tragic day is still fresh in our minds.

September 11, 2012
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BONACIC RECOGNIZED AS TOP “PRO-JOBS SUPPORTER” BY BUSINESS COUNCIL OF NEW YORK STATE

Senator John J. Bonacic (R,C,I – Mount Hope) has received a strong vote of confidence from the state’s largest business advocacy organization, the Business Council of New York State, which recently named him one of the top “Pro-Jobs” state  legislators.

August 31, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic Meets with Good Day NY Anchor, Rosanna Scotto

Senator John Bonacic welcomed Rosanna Scotto, anchor of Good Day NY to the Senate Chamber recently; where she was honored as an Italian American of Distinction for her commitment to preserving Italian American Heritage by the New York Conference of Italian American State Legislators.

July 3, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic Meets with Former METS Pitcher, James Anthony Franco

Senator John Bonacic welcomed former METS pitcher, James Anthony Franco to the Capitol recently; where he was honored as an Italian American of Distinction for his commitment to preserving Italian American Heritage by the New York Conference of Italian American Legislators.

July 3, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF SEWAGE SPILL NOTIFICATION LEGISLATION

Sewage Pollution Right To Know Act Would Help Protect Public Health by Increasing Awareness of Water Conditions

June 28, 2012
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SENATOR BONACIC ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF LEGISLATION TO EXPAND ACCESS TO VACCINES

Legislation Would Add Shingles Vaccine to the List of Vaccinations Pharmacists are Permitted to Administer

June 28, 2012
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SENATE PASSES TWO FIXES FOR SULLIVAN WEST

Outgoing School Superintendent Ken Hilton Credited With pushing Legislative Changes 

June 20, 2012
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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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