Joseph P. Addabbo Jr's Press releases

SENATOR ADDABBO CO-SPONSORS ANOTHER SENIOR SUNSET SERIES WITH BRADY & MARSHAK: “HEALTH CARE PROXY FOR ALL”

Queens, NY, October 25, 2011 – On Thursday, November 3, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., is co-sponsoring a repeat of the Senior Sunset Seminar series that begins with a health care proxy/elder law seminar at Sugar Bun Bakery, 156-22 Crossbay Boulevard, Howard Beach, with Linda Marshak, elder law attorney and partner at Brady & Marshak. The event starts at 6 PM. Light refreshments will be served.

October 25, 2011
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ADDABBO STATEMENT ON RECEIVING ITALIAN HERITAGE AWARD

Queens, NY, October 18, 2011NYS Senator Joseph Addabbo (D-Queens) released the following statement on being the recipient of the Italian Heritage Award from Congressman Joe Crowley at an Italian Heritage Month celebration hosted by Crowley at F&J Pine Restaurant, 1913 Bronxdale Avenue, Bronx, NY, on Sunday evening, October 16, 2011: 

October 19, 2011
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ADDABBO STATEMENT ON RESORTS WORLD OPENING AT AQUEDUCT

Queens, NY, October 18, 2011NYS Senator Joseph Addabbo (D-Queens) released the following statement on the long-awaited opening of Resorts World New York at Aqueduct: 

October 18, 2011
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ADDABBO STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR’S SUPPORT OF DRILLING UPSTATE; POLL SHOWS NEW YORKERS ARE SPLIT

Senator Cosponsored Bill S.8129B Calling for Hydrofracking Moratorium in Upstate Watershed

October 5, 2011
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ADDABBO'S REACTION TO GOVERNOR’S VETO OF BILL REQUIRING STATE TO MAINTAIN HEALTH & SUPPLEMENTAL BENEFITS OF NYC OTB RETIREES

Queens, NY, October 4, 2011 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), a member of the Senate's Racing, Gaming & Wagering Committee, released the following statement reacting to Governor Cuomo's recent veto of bill S.4489 that passed the legislature in June, requiring the state to maintain the health insurance and supplemental benefits received by retirees of the New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation (NYC OTB).

October 4, 2011
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SENATOR ADDABBO CO-SPONSORS ANOTHER SENIOR SUNSET SERIES WITH BRADY & MARSHAK: “HEALTH CARE PROXY FOR ALL”

Queens, NY, October 3, 2011 – On Tuesday, October 11, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., is co-sponsoring a repeat of the Senior Sunset Seminar series that begins with a health care proxy/elder law seminar at Sugar Bun Bakery, 156-22 Crossbay Boulevard, Howard Beach, with Linda Marshak, elder law attorney and partner at Brady & Marshak. The event starts at 6 PM. Light refreshments will be served.

October 4, 2011
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ADDABBO STATEMENT ON POLLS OF NEW YORKERS WHO SUPPORT AMENDING NYS CONSTITUTION TO ALLOW CASINO GAMBLING

Queens, NY, October 3, 2011 NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens) intends to work towards beginning the process of legalizing full casino gaming at Resorts World in Queens, ‘similar to those in Atlantic City and Las Vegas’ following the release of a recent Quinnipiac University poll of New Yorkers who support full casino gaming:  56 percent vs. 37 percent of NYS and NYC voters overall support casinos; 58 percent vs.

October 4, 2011
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ADDABBO TO HOLD MOBILE OFFICE HOURS THIS FALL

Thursday Evenings in Queens Libraries at Ridgewood, Maspeth, Middle Village

 

September 28, 2011
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BILLS CO-SPONSORED BY ADDABBO TO AID MILITARY, LIBRARIES AND NEW HOMEOWNERS SIGNED INTO LAW BY GOVERNOR CUOMO

Queens, NY, September 27, 2011 – NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens) announced the passage of four key pieces of legislation co-sponsored and advocated by him in the State Senate.  Among the 93 bills signed into law by Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday, September 23rd, the Legislature reconfirmed their commitment to help the prosperity of the State and will of the public, including: 

September 28, 2011
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SENATOR ADDABBO CO-SPONSORS ANOTHER SUNSET SERIES IN HOWARD BEACH WITH BRADY & MARSHAK: “HEALTH CARE PROXY FOR ALL”

Queens, NY, September 20, 2011 – On Tuesday, October 11, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., is co-sponsoring a senior sunset seminar series that begins with a health care proxy/elder law seminar at Sugar Bun Bakery, 156-22 Crossbay Boulevard, Howard Beach, with Linda Marshak, elder law attorney and partner at Brady & Marshak. The event starts at 6 PM. Light refreshments will be served.

September 21, 2011
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ADDABBO’S NO-COST OR LOW-COST MAMMOGRAPHY EVENT DRAWS 22 WOMEN FOR CANCER TESTS TO FOREST HILLS

Queens, NY, September 20, 2011 – On Thursday, September 8, NYS Senator Joseph P.

September 20, 2011
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ADDABBO’S 4th RECYCLING DAY IN DISTRICT PICKS UP TONS

Thousands of Pounds Collected for Recycling; Free Event Cosponsored with Mike Miller

 

 

September 20, 2011
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NYS SENATOR JOSEPH ADDABBO STATEMENT ON THE FEED THE CHILDREN EVENT IN QUEENS

Queens, NY, September 19, 2011 -- I am grateful to have been given the opportunity to work with Feed the Children (Wednesday, September 14, in Forest Park) in order to address the growing issue of people living in poverty. At the event, families were given boxes of food, toiletries and Avon products, all totaling approximately $160.  The long and lingering effects of the recession have caused families to struggle to put food on the table; they don’t have the purchasing power to help the economy recover.

September 19, 2011
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SENATOR JOSEPH ADDABBO STATEMENT ON THE FEEDING THE CHILDREN EVENT

I am grateful to have been given the opportunity to work with Feed the Children in order to address the growing issue of people living in poverty. At the event, families were given boxes of food, toiletries and Avon Products all totaling approximately $160.00 The long and lingering effects of the recession have caused families to struggle to put food on the table; they don’t have the purchasing power to help the economy recover. Food pantries across my district have informed me that the increasing number of individuals they feed is now more diverse than ever before.

September 16, 2011
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NYS SENATOR JOSEPH ADDABBO’S STATEMENT ON FEMA APPROVING QUEENS RESIDENTS FOR INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE FOR IRENE DAMAGE

Queens, NY, September 12, 2011-- I am grateful that FEMA inspected areas of my district, assessed the damages sustained by my constituents and determined that the residents of Queens County may be awarded individual financial assistance as homeowners, tenants and small businesses recover from Hurricane Irene.   

September 13, 2011
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NYS SENATOR JOSEPH P. ADDABBO'S STATEMENT ON THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 9/11 ATTACKS

Queens, NY, September 12, 2011 -- As I attended the 9/11 memorials over the weekend throughout my district, I joined those who prayed, cried and reflected over the attacks on our city, our nation, our civilians that took place 10 years ago.
 

I prayed for all those lives lost, including the approximately 100 in my district, and the families they left behind.  

September 13, 2011
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NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., is hosting a free, outdoors, end-of-summer concert.

Enjoy a free concert featuring professional vocalist and entertainer Mr. Sally Dee. An Ozone Park native, Mr.

September 6, 2011
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WHAT TO DO IF YOU LOSE HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE COVERAGE DUE TO WHERE YOU LIVE

Senator Joe Addabbo Has Some Helpful Advice for Constituents 

September 6, 2011
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ADDABBO: AFTER IRENE, ACT NOW TO PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY

Senator Outlines Steps to File Insurance Claims on Damages Suffered During Hurricane Irene

 

August 31, 2011
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