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PENSION REFORM PASSES LEGISLATURE

Mandate Relief for Localities an Important Part of Holding the Line on Property Taxes

March 15, 2012
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN J. BONACIC

On Expansion of DNA Database 

March 15, 2012
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SENATE AND ASSEMBLY PASS BONACIC’S CASINO GAMING AMENDMENT TO STATE CONSTITUTION

The Senate and Assembly late last night passed a Constitutional amendment sponsored by State Senator John Bonacic, which would amend the Constitution to permit up to seven casinos in New York State.  The proposal is sponsored in the Assembly by Assemblyman Gary Pretlow of Westchester County.   

March 15, 2012
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3/12/12: Senator John Bonacic Discusses Flood Insurance Claims

Senator John Bonacic joined Senator James Seward in a roundtable discussion regarding the administration of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in New York State and to explore ways to ensure adequate flood insurance coverage for homeowners.

March 13, 2012
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SENATE GOP PASSES 2012-13 BUDGET RESOLUTION

Budget Plan Focuses on Tax Relief, Lower Business Taxes and Restoring EPIC

March 13, 2012
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Senator Bonacic and Senator Seward host Flood Insurance Roundtable

Senator John Bonacic joined Senator James Seward in a roundtable discussion regarding the administration of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in New York State and to explore ways to ensure adequate flood insurance coverage for homeowners. 

March 12, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic's Local Government Day Opening Remarks

Senator John Bonacic welcomes local officials from the 42nd Senate District and the 97th Assembly District at his Bi-Annual Local Government Day, co-hosted by Assemblywoman Annie Rabbitt in Albany, NY.

March 8, 2012
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BONACIC: STATE SENATE REPUBLICANS PUSH JOBS PLAN

State Senator John Bonacic and members of the Senate’s Republican majority are urging that tax rates for small business be reduced as part of the State budget, which is currently being negotiated. 

March 8, 2012
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Senator Bonacic Meets with Representa​tives from Delaware County New York Farm Bureau

Representatives from the Delaware County New York Farm Bureau (NYFB) met with Senator Bonacic during their Lobby Day in Albany. Pictured (from L-R), Duane (Marty) Martin, Lonny Schaefer, Liz Schaefer and Senator John Bonacic.

March 7, 2012
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Senator Bonacic Meets with Orange County New York Farm Bureau

Representatives from the Orange County New York Farm Bureau (NYFB) met with Senator Bonacic during their Lobby Day in Albany. Pictured (from L-R), Russell Kowal, John Lupinski, Diana Lupinski, Andrew Lupinski, Senator John Bonacic and Paul Ruszkiewicz.

March 7, 2012
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Senator Bonacic Meets with Farm Bureau Representatives

 Representatives from the New York Farm Bureau (NYFB) met with Senator Bonacic during their Lobby Day in Albany. Pictured (from L-R) Front row: Marilyn Howard, Linda Hill and Liz Schaefer. Center row: Jan Vlastelica, Bambi Baehrel, Lonny Schaefer and Andrew Lupinski. Back row: John Lupinski, Duane Marty Martin, Padraic Mabee, Senator John Bonacic, Russell Kowal, Diana Lupinski and Paul Ruszkiewicz.

March 7, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic meets with the Orange County 4-H

Representatives from the Orange County 4-H met with Senator John Bonacic at the 77th Annual 4-H Capital Days Program’s Legislative Breakfast in Albany today.  Pictured (from L-R) Senator John Bonacic, Emmett Anderson, Grace Roeder, Christian (Ian) Lewis and Jerome Christie, 4-H Youth Development Issue Leader, Cornell Cooperative Extension. The 4-H Capital Days program seeks to help 4-H participants achieve a better understanding of New York State public policy, to provide an opportunity for delegates to share their 4-H stories with their legislators, to create awareness of career opportunities within New York State Government as well as to meet and exchange experiences with delegates from other counties.

March 6, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic Meets with Sullivan County 4-H

Representatives from the Sullivan County 4-H met with Senator John Bonacic at the 77th Annual 4-H Capital Days Program’s Legislative Breakfast in Albany today.  Pictured (from L-R) Senator John Bonacic, Rebecca Robinson, Nicholas Castellano and Marylin Russel, 4-H Community Educator, Cornell University Cooperative Extension. The 4-H Capital Days program seeks to help 4-H participants achieve a better understanding of New York State public policy, to provide an opportunity for delegates to share their 4-H stories with their legislators, to create awareness of career opportunities within New York State Government as well as to meet and exchange experiences with delegates from other counties.

March 6, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic Meets with Members of NYSSMA

Representatives from the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) met with Senator John Bonacic for the Joseph R. Sugar NYSSMA Day in Albany today to discuss education funding and its effect on music programs. 

March 5, 2012
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BONACIC and RABBITT HOST “LOCAL GOVERNMENT DAY” IN ALBANY

Local Officials from 42nd Senate District and 97th Assembly District Meet in Albany for Informational Forum 

March 2, 2012
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Senator John Bonacic Meets with Monticello Native

Senator John Bonacic met with Monticello native, Bobbijo McCauley, a fourth year graphic design student at FIT during SUNY’s Discovery Expo in Albany. Bobbijo and Senator Bonacic discussed Bobbijo’s project which was on display as well as her internship with MTV’s on-air design department.

February 29, 2012
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Members of the Delaware County Youth Bureau Visit Senator Bonacic

Members of the Delaware County Youth Bureau visited with Senator John Bonacic today to discuss their issues. Pictured (from L-R); Senator John Bonacic, Alyana Haywood,  Annie Lecompte, Sara Yambur and Lara Yambur, Youth Program Director.

February 14, 2012
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Members of the Orange County Youth Bureau Visit Senator Bonacic

Members of the Orange County Youth Bureau visited with Senator John Bonacic today to discuss their issues. Pictured (from L-R); Jonathan Gomez, Rachel R. Wilson, Youth Program Technician, Carol Chichester, Director, Amanda Allspach and Senator John Bonacic.

February 14, 2012
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR JOHN BONACIC


Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee 

February 8, 2012
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2/7/12: Senator John Bonacic Comments on S.6157A

Senator John Bonacic, discusses his legislation (S.6157A), which would prohibit certain individuals from acting as school bus monitors and drivers.

 

February 7, 2012
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