John J. Flanagan's Webforms

Join Senator Flanagan In Eliminating The Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA)

Recently, Senator Flanagan was joined by his colleagues in the Senate Republican Conference to call for the complete elimination of the Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA) in the 2015-16 state budget.  The GEA was put in place in 2010, against strong Republican opposition, when the Democrats controlled the Senate, Assembly and Governor's Office.  It was used as a budget gimmick to help close a multi-billion dollar state deficit but it took billions from schools across the state.

February 10, 2015

Join The Fight To Protect New York Families

Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) and Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota recently joined victims' families to call for the enactment of stronger penalties against hit-and-run drivers who kill or cause serious physical injuries to others.

In just the past three years alone, there have been a total of fifty-eight (58) indictments in Suffolk for leaving the scene of a fatality or serious physical injury.  Following are some of the details of these horrific and senseless deaths:

January 20, 2015

Join The Women's Equality Campaign In New York State

Recently, Senator Flanagan joined with his colleagues in the New York State Senate to approve the Women’s Equality Agenda.  The eight-piece package would enhance the rights of women and protect those who are most vulnerable to abuse and discrimination.

The proposed changes that the Senate has approved include:

January 13, 2015

Join The Effort To Stop The "New York Is Home" Legislation

Recently, Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) joined with his Senate Republican colleagues to voice their opposition to the Senate Democrats’ plan to provide rights and benefits to illegal immigrants.

The plan would provide those who live in the state illegally with, among other things, the right to vote, the right to hold office, the ability to obtain a driver’s license and immediate access to financial benefits. 

If you would like to join the effort to stop this ill-advised plan, enter your information below to let Albany Democrats know that all who take advantage of being a New Yorker must also follow the laws. 

September 18, 2014

Join The Effort To Revitalize New York

Recently, Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) joined with his Senate Republican colleagues to launch a bold and expansive plan to allocate over $3 billion in settlement funding secured against French bank BNP Paribas for its repeated violations of United States sanctions.  This comprehensive investment plan will ac

July 30, 2014

Join Senator Flanagan In Ending The Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA)

Recently, the Senate Education Committee approved legislation Senator Flanagan sponsored that would accelerate the restoration of funding lost under the Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA).  The legislation (S.5452) would set a definitive three-year timetable for making full restoration of GEA funding to all school districts to protect taxpayers and schoolchildren.

February 4, 2014
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