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Job Fair sponsored by Senator Joe Addabbo

Job FairSponsored by Senator Joe Addabbo

When:  Friday, August 21, 2009From 10AM to 3PMWhere:  The Shops at Atlas Park

August 21, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Property Tax Rebates for Cold War Veterans

SENATOR JOSEPH P. ADDABBO, JR.PROPERTY TAX BREAKS FOR COLD WAR VETERANS BILL PASSES SENATE Measure equalizes vet tax break & extends it to co-op apartments State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens) today announced the passageof legislation that will make Cold War veterans eligible for the sameproperty tax breaks as veterans of foreign wars under the legislationapproved on June 1st. “As a member of the Senate Standing Committee on Veterans, Homeland

June 29, 2009
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Senior Citizens Rent Exemption Legislation

SENATOR JOSEPH P. ADDABBO, JR.ANNOUNCES SENATE PASSAGE OF SENIOR CITIZENS RENT EXEMPTION LEGISLATION Law excludes certain medical expenses from income. State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens) today announced the passageof legislation that will make more senior citizens eligible for the SeniorRent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) program. “As a member of the Senate Standing Committee on Aging, I wholeheartedlysupported this legislation because I believe that it is yet another step in

June 29, 2009
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MTA Issues

 SENATOR JOSEPH P. ADDABBO, JR.  AND SENATE MAJORITY ANNOUNCE PLAN TO ADDRESS MTA OPERATING BUDGET SHORTFALL, PREVENT DRAMATIC FARE INCREASES AND SERVICE REDUCTIONS  

June 29, 2009
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SENATOR ADDABBO ANNOUNCES STIMULUS FUNDING TRANSPORTATION PROJESTS IN QUUENS

  State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo,  Jr. (D-Howard Beach) today announced the distribution of funding for transportation projects in Queens County through the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).  These investments will provide for essential highway and bridge repairs and other long-term improvements that will create an estimated 794 jobs.

June 29, 2009
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Addabbo: It’s Time to Put Politics Aside and Get Back to Work

(ALBANY, NY)  State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr.

June 29, 2009
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Op-Ed Senate Stalemate

Two weeks ago, as the Democratic Conference prepared an end-of-session push to pass vital legislation before the State Senate commences, the GOP was also busy at work -- plotting an illegal coup in an attempt to overthrow the State Senate.

They have refused to acknowledge that the current 31-31 split in our chamber requires compromise, and are intent on trying to seize power they are not entitled to, even if it means holding the residents of New York State hostage.

June 29, 2009
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Senator Addabbo's Mayoral Control Town Hall in Middle Village

NEW YORK STATE SENATORJOSEPH P. ADDABBO JR.(D) 15TH SENATE DISTRICT

District Office 159-53 102nd Street Howard Beach, NY 11414

For Immediate Release: May 22, 2009Patricia McCabe| nyssenatepmc@aol.com |  (718) 738-1111 (w)

SENATOR JOSEPH P. ADDABBO JR. HEARS PUBLIC OPINION FROM PARENTS AND TEACHERS ON WHETHER TO RENEW AUTHORITY FOR MAYORAL CONTROL OF NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

**PRESS RELEASE**

May 26, 2009
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Public Hearing: Public Hearing: Standing Committee on Elections

Hearing Room B

Legislative Office Building

Albany, NY 12247

                      

June 3, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Public Hearing: Public Hearing: Standing Committee on Elections

Nazareth College

Otto A. Shults Community Center -The Forum

4245 East Avenue

Rochester, NY 14618

                      

May 28, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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No-Cost Mammograms in Woodhaven

State Senator Joe Addabbo and theAmerican Italian Cancer Foundation areCosponsoring

NO-COST OR LOW-COSTMAMMOGRAMS

The Mobile Mammography Van will be locatedoutside theWoodhaven Richmond Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps78-15 Jamaica AvenueWoodhaven

Saturday, October 17, 2009AN APPOINTMENT IS NECESSARYCall 1-800-453-8378 EXT.1

October 17, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Unclaimed Funds Event at Middle Village Senior Center

SEE IF YOU ARE OWED SOME OF NEW YORK STATE’S $9 BILLION IN UNCLAIMED FUNDS AT THE MIDDLE VILLAGE SENIOR CENTER

COSPONSORED BY NEW YORK STATE SENATOR JOE ADDABBO AND NEW YORK STATE COMPTROLLER THOMAS DINAPOLI

Staff from State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli’s office will be at the Middle Village Senior Center on Thursday, July 23, 2009 checking to see if local residents are owed some of New York’s $9 Billion in unclaimed funds. Residents are invited to stop by and find out if they have unclaimed funds.

July 23, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Unclaimed Funds Event - Ozone Park Senior Center

SEE IF YOU ARE OWED SOME OF NEW YORK STATE’S $9 BILLION IN UNCLAIMED FUNDS AT THE OZONE PARK SENIOR CENTER

COSPONSORED BY NEW YORK STATE SENATOR JOE ADDABBO AND NEW YORK STATE COMPTROLLER THOMAS DINAPOLI

June 26, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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