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WHY WE MUST WORK TO MOVE FORWARD ON AQUEDUCT PROJECT

 

 

New York State approved VLT gambling for Aqueduct Racetrack eight years ago. Now, two Governors later, VLTs are still not up and running at Aqueduct, a community's in a frustrated limbo, and our cash-strapped state is still not realizing much-needed income. 

February 25, 2010
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Local Optical store gives back!

Senator Addabbo and Pearle Vision co-sponsored free eye exams to the members of Wakefield Senior Center in South Ozone Park. Joanna Tonchuck and members of The Ozone Park Pearle Vision store did a 20 minute lecture of eye health and the warning signs of potential problems.

February 17, 2010
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ADDABBO ON WAYS OF HELPING OUR SOLDIERS AND OUR VETERANS

Press Release

For Immediate Release 

Contact:  Judy Close

February 17, 2010
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Senator Addabbo delivering Valentine's day cards to Vets at St. Albans hospital.

The cards were made by students at PS 60, PS 88, MS 210 and St. Pancras.

February 16, 2010
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February 11, 2010
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New Voting Machines

  

When you go to the polls in September, the old Shoup 3.2 mechanical voting machine - used in city polling places for about half a century - will be gone, replaced by Elections Systems & Software‟s (ES&S) DS200 Scanner and the AutoMark Ballot Marking Device.

ES&S will provide 5,000 to 7,000 voting machines to the city under a $50 million contract. According to the City Board of Elections, the board selected ES&S after completing a thorough evaluation and public hearing process.

February 9, 2010
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Census 2010

Senator Addabbo speaking to groups in Richmond Hill about how important the census is to New York State

February 8, 2010
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NO-COST MAMMOGRAMS IN RIDGEWOOD

Early detection of breast cancer can save lives!

 


NO-COST MAMMOGRAMS Sponsored by Senator Joe Addabbo and the American Italian Cancer Foundation


 

Look for the Mobile Mammography Van at:

 


Glenridge Senior Center

5903 Summerfield Street, Ridgewood

Saturday, May 8, 2010


 

AN APPOINTMENT IS NECESSARY

 


Call 1-800-453-8378 EXT. 1


 

Coordinated by:

 


May 8, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming & Wagering

Committee Member Senator Addabbo speaking with NYRA executives about their financial troubles on February 2nd at Senate Standing Committee on Racing, Gaming & Wagering hearing in Elmont.

February 4, 2010
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Thanks to our Vets!

Senator Addabbo with Audrey Glass (Special Events, Director PS 88) and 5th Grade students from PS 88 in Ridgewood collecting Valentine's day card for veterans. The Senator will bring them to the veterans at St. Albans hospital on February 11th to thank them for the years of service to this country.

February 4, 2010
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Op Ed - Election machines

 


New York State Sen. Joseph P. Addabbo Jr. is Chairman of the Senate Elections Committee

 

In a recent vote, the New York City Board of Elections chose the Elections System and Software DS200 optical scan voting machines to replace our aged lever machines. The new machines will be used in this fall’s primary and general elections and will bring greater efficiency and accuracy to the electoral process, while ensuring that every vote cast is counted accurately.

February 3, 2010
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February 2, 11:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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Public Hearing: Public Hearing: Standing Committee on Elections

Theodore Roosevelt Executive Legislative Building

Mineola, NY 11501

October 28, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Public Hearing: Public Hearing: Standing Committee on Elections

250 Broadway

19th Floor

New, York, NY 10007

October 9, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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