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Senator Griffo's Weekly Column #2: Helping Vets With Their School Taxes

We owe a great deal to the men and women of our armed services, as well as parents whose children were lost in the preservation of our freedom.

While state legislators recognize there are no perfect words or gestures to appropriately express our gratitude, we do try to recognize this sacrifice by making it easier for veterans to live and work in New York.

January 9, 2012
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University at Buffalo Study: Blind and Visually Impaired New Yorkers Contribute to New York's Economy

Major New Analysis Shows Positive Impact of Employment of New Yorkers who are Blind and Visually Impaired

December 13, 2011
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Griffo Calls North Country Economic Development Efforts Outstanding

Griffo Statement on Award Winning Recognition for North Country Economic Development Council

December 8, 2011
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Griffo gets Recognition For Library Advocacy

Griffo gets Recognition For Library Advocacy

November 3, 2011
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Griffo Again Recognized By New York Farm Bureau Award

Griffo Again Recognized By New York Farm Bureau Award

October 19, 2011
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Griffo Bill To Support Grieving Military Families Signed Into Law

Griffo Bill To Support Grieving Military Families Signed Into Law

October 11, 2011
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Griffo Expects Big Dividends From Nanotech Investments

Griffo Expects Big Dividends From Nanotech Investments

September 27, 2011
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Griffo Wants Mandatory Video Arraignments

Griffo Bill Removes Roadblock to Video Arraignments

September 19, 2011
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Griffo Says New Yorkers Should Have Say In Legalizing Casinos

Griffo Says That Removing Gambling Barriers Should have NYers’ Approval

September 7, 2011
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Griffo Gives State "F" On Timing of ELA Exam

Griffo Gives State ‘F’ On Timing of ELA Exam

August 30, 2011
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Griffo Statement on Governor's Prison Reduction Plan Announcement

Statement by Senator Griffo on Prison Reduction Plan

June 30, 2011
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State Senate Passes Landmark Property Tax Cap Legislation

Griffo Hails Senate Passage of Property Tax Cap Legislation as a LandmarkBill Also Provides for Mandate Relief

 (Albany) - Calling it a landmark step to reverse a culture of spending money taxpayers do not have, Senator Joseph A. Griffo (R-C-IP, Rome)  today announced that he has achieved his long-held goal of securing passage of a tax cap coupled with mandate reform that will limit property tax increases and set the stage for economic revitalization across New York.

June 27, 2011
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Pension Abuse Reform Bill Moves Through Legislature

Griffo-Sponsored Pension Abuse Reform Bill Wins Final Legislative Approval

June 23, 2011
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Griffo's Efforts to Curb Distracted Driving Move Forward

Griffo’s Efforts To Curb Distracted Driving Move Forward

June 22, 2011
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Griffo's Law Banning Dangerous Products Masquerading as Bath Salts Goes To Governor

Griffo’s Law Banning Dangerous Products Masquerading as Bath Salts Goes To Governor

June 21, 2011
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