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ADDABBO’S STATEMENT ON PRELIMINARY RESPONSE & RECOVERY REPORT BY NYS SENATE TASK FORCE ON SANDY

Queens, NY, February 5, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), released the following statement on the preliminary response & recovery report issued by the NYS Senate Bipartisan Task Force on Hurricane Sandy, of which he is a member: 

February 5, 2013
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ADDABBO TESTIFIES BEFORE NYS ATTORNEY GENERAL REGARDING NEED FOR STRONGER REGULATION OF 501(c) (4) NOT-FOR-PROFIT GROUPS IN POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS

Points to Shady Election Mailers Sent into His Senate District During General Election by Mysterious “Common Sense Principles” Organization

 

 

January 31, 2013
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Queens Chronicle OpEd by NYS Senator Joseph Addabbo (D-Howard Beach)

Three Months after Sandy – Some Progress, but Still So Much Work to Do       [1,001 words]

January 31, 2013
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ADDABBO TESTIFIES BEFORE NYS ATTORNEY GENERAL REGARDING NEED FOR STRONGER REGULATION OF 501(C) (4) NOT-FOR-PROFIT GROUPS IN POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS

Points to Shady Election Mailers Sent into His Senate District During General Election by Mysterious “Common Sense Principles” Organization 

 

January 29, 2013
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NYS SENATOR ADDABBO’S STATEMENT ON U.S. SENATE APPROVAL OF HURRICANE SANDY RELIEF

Queens, NY, January 29, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), today released the following statement regarding action taken on January 28 by the United States Senate to give final approval to an emergency Hurricane Sandy relief package totaling almost $51 billion: 

January 29, 2013
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ADDABBO BRINGS “EPIC CHANGES IN JANUARY 2013,” LECTURE TO OZONE PARK SENIORS ON FEBRUARY 7

Queens, NY, January 22, 2013NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., is co-sponsoring a “Changes to EPIC”  lecture at 1 PM on February 7 at Nativity B.V.M./St.

January 22, 2013
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ADDABBO CO-SPONSORS NEW LEGISLATION TO PROVIDE PROPERTY TAX RELIEF TO HOMEOWNERS DEVASTATED BY HURRICANE SANDY

Queens, NY, January 17, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), a member of the newly formed Senate Bipartisan Task Force on Hurricane Sandy, is co-sponsoring new legislation (S.2128/A.39) that would provide needed relief from property taxes for New York City homeowners whose properties were badly damaged by the catastrophic, late-October storm. 

January 17, 2013
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SENATOR ADDABBO’S STATEMENT REGARDING CONGRESSIONAL APPROVAL OF SANDY RELIEF

Queens, NY, January 16, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach), today released the following statement, reacting to the U.S. House of Representatives approval for over $50 billion in Sandy aid to the Northeast:
 

January 17, 2013
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SENATOR ADDABBO’S STATEMENT SUPPORTING PASSAGE OF NEW YORK STATE GUN CONTROL LEGISLATION

Queens, NY, January 15, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach), released the following statement on the gun control bill package just passed in Albany:

January 15, 2013
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SENATOR ADDABBO CONTINUES HOSTING A FEMA OFFICE IN HOWARD BEACH

Queens, NY, January 14, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach), today announced that FEMA representatives will continue to be located next to his district office in Howard Beach. Their office is located at 159-55 102nd Street, Howard Beach, for the foreseeable future.  Their hours are Monday-Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM, and Sunday, 9 AM – 3 PM.

January 15, 2013
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SENATOR ADDABBO NAMES SANDEE DOREMUS TO HANDLE ROCKAWAY ISSUES

 Staffer Headed Addabbo’s Rockaway Office During His City Council Term

 

January 14, 2013
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SENATOR ADDABBO IS SWORN IN FOR A THIRD TERM REPRESENTING NEWLY REDRAWN 15th DISTRICT

 

Queens, NY, January 11, 2013 – Pictured is NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach), as he is sworn in for a third two-year term in the State Senate chambers by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman on Thursday morning, January 10, 2013. 

January 11, 2013
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR ADDABBO ON GOVERNOR’S 2013 STATE OF THE STATE MESSAGE

 

Queens, NY, January 9, 2013 -- NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), released the following statement today in response to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s 2013 State of the State Message to the Legislature: 

January 9, 2013
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MetroCard Van in Forest Hills

Senator Addabbo will be sponsoring the MetroCard Van

Thursday, January 30th

1 PM to 3 PM

Maspeth Federal Savings parking lot

101-09 Metropolitan Ave., Forest Hills

January 30, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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MetroCard Van in Howard Beach

Senator Addabbo is sponsoring the MetroCard Van

It will be near the Howard Beach senior center which is temporarily located in Father Dooley Hall at St. Helens. The location of the van will be 157th Ave and  84th Street.

Wednesday, January 30th 

10 AM to noon.

January 30, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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EPIC lecture

A rep from NYS EPIC program will be at the Nativity/St Stans Seniors meeting

on Thursday, February 7th at 1 PM to explain the changes to EPIC in 2013.

The location is in the Nativity BVM basement

101-41 91st Street, Ozone Park

February 7, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
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Thanksgiving Essays and Contributions

Dear Participant,

Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the Thanksgiving Day Creative Celebration. We received outstanding poems, essays, and artwork that exemplify the creativity of New York State’s young people.

The submissions received are remarkable in what they represent – showing gratitude and respect for family, friends, our troops fighting overseas, and many other important subjects and activities. I am humbled and honored to see such inspiring contributions in response to what is a deceptively difficult question: “What are you thankful for?”

December 14, 2012
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