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ADDABBO TO HOLD MOBILE OFFICE HOURS IN SEPTEMBER

Monday or Thursday Evenings at Howard Beach, North Forest Park & Ozone Park Libraries

 

August 30, 2012
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ADDABBO CO-SPONSORS SENIOR LECTURE SERIES WITH NYS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH’S MEDICARE-EPIC PROGRAM: “EPIC CHANGES COMING IN JANUARY 2013”

Queens, NY, August 29, 2012NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., is co-sponsoring a lecture series, “Changes to EPIC,” with a representative from the NYS Department of Health’s Medicare-EPIC Program, Gema Diaz. The ongoing series will continue to run in September and October at various senior centers or AARP chapters in the senator’s district and covers the changes to New York’s Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) prescription-drug program, now that the 2012-13 state budget restored $30.6 million.

August 29, 2012
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SENATOR ADDABBO URGES CONSTITUENTS: “GET READY FOR RAINY SEASON, REPORT CATCH BASIN CLOGS”

SENATOR ADDABBO URGES CONSTITUENTS:

“GET READY FOR RAINY SEASON, REPORT CATCH BASIN CLOGS”

 

August 27, 2012
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August 15, 2012
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SENATOR ADDABBO THANKS VETERANS WITH 4th ANNUAL BBQ

Queens, NY, August 13, 2012 – Before the summer months pass all too quickly, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), a ranking member of the Senate’s Veterans, Homeland Security & Military Affairs Committee, wants to invite all local veterans and their families to his 4th Annual Veterans’ Barbeque, outside his Howard Beach office.  Save the date:  

August 14, 2012
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ADDABBO: GOVERNOR CUOMO SIGNS BILL TO HELP PROTECT STUDENTS FROM CYBERBULLYING

Queens, NY, August 14, 2012 – As people start to prepare for a new school year, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., who serves on the Senate’s Education Committee, was pleased that Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation (S.7740-2011) that will help protect students from cyberbullying in public schools as well as other forms of harassment, bullying and discrimination.

August 14, 2012
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SENATOR ADDABBO’S STATEMENT ON NATIONAL NIGHT OUT EVENTS AROUND HIS DISTRICT

Queens, NY, August 8, 2012Last night, as I traveled throughout my district’s police precincts on National Night Out, it was great to see so many people enjoying themselves and showing great appreciation for the efforts of our law enforcement personnel. I commend all of our precincts for the work that they do ensuring our safety with the limited resources they have. I also am grateful for all the volunteers who make up our auxiliary police force, explorers, and precinct councils for their hours dedicated to the security concerns of our residents.

August 8, 2012
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SENATOR JOSEPH ADDABBO STATEMENT ON THE RESORTS WORLD ROBBERY ARREST AUGUST 2, 2012

 

I commend the NYPD and Resorts World for working collaboratively to identify and apprehend the suspect relating to the June 29, 2012 robbery at the casino. With the appropriate security measures in place, I am fully confident that Resorts World is entirely safe for all of its guests, and I thank its personnel for the rapid response to this incident. I believe that the safety and security of the visitors to Resorts World is their highest priority will remain so.   

August 2, 2012
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Senator Addabbo Op-Ed on 'Changes to EPIC'

EPIC Changes Coming in January

By NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach)

 

August 1, 2012
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ADDABBO URGES RACE HORSE PROTECTION IN NEW YORK STATE

Queens, NY, July 30, 2012 – With summer racing season now underway in Saratoga, NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), a member of the Senate’s Racing, Gaming & Wagering Committee and who closely follows developments in the state’s thoroughbred race horse industry,  has joined committee colleagues Senators Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) and Roy J.

July 30, 2012
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ADDABBO, GOLDFEDER, & ATTORNEYS BRADY & MARSHAK BRING ANNUAL ARNIE MIG SWING CONCERT TO HOWARD BEACH AUGUST 9

Queens NY, July 30, 2012NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo,  Jr. and NYS Assemblyman Phillip Goldfeder, along with local elder law attorneys Brady & Marshak, will co-sponsor an outdoor summer concert of swing music on Thursday, August 9 from 7-9 PM, at St. Helen’s Church Parking Lot, 84th Street and 157th Avenue, Howard Beach.  Admission is free. The event is rain or shine; in case of bad weather, the event will move indoors to the school auditorium.

July 30, 2012
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July 18, 2012
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NYS SENATOR ADDABBO'S STATEMENT ON FOLLOW-UP MEETING WITH RESORTS WORLD REGARDING JUNE 29 ROBBERY INCIDENT

Queens, NY, July 16, 2012 -- On Tuesday, July 10, I met with senior management at Resorts World as a follow-up to the robbery incident that occurred there on June 29.

July 16, 2012
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ADDABBO VOTES FOR BILLS TO CRACK DOWN ON IDENTITY THEFT

Two Bills Increase Penalties, Address Theft of Medical & Health Insurance Information 

 

June 19, 2012
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ADDABBO VOTES FOR “ADOPT-A-PARK” BILL ENABLING VOLUNTEERS TO HELP MAINTAIN & IMPROVE LOCAL PARKS

State Legislation Mirrors City Law Addabbo Authored as New York City Councilman 

 

June 19, 2012
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ADDABBO IS HONORED BY JAMAICA ROTARY AS ITS "MAN OF THE YEAR"

 

Queens, NY, June 19, 2012 – The Jamaica Rotary and its president, Joe Iabonni  (left), honored NYS Senator Joe Addabbo (center) and George Russo (right) for their community service at its annual dinner dance held on June 9 at Villa Russo. Earlier at the event, the senator presided for the swearing-in ceremony of the chapter’s slate of new officers.

June 19, 2012
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ADDABBO, AVELLA MEET ANTI-FRACKING ACTIVIST/ACTOR MARK RUFFALO IN ALBANY

Queens, NY, May 29, 2012 – NYS Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (at right), and State Senator Tony Avella (middle) share a moment with actor and activist Mark Ruf...falo (at left) to discuss the issue of hydrofracking, the controversial process of drilling for natural gas upstate using water and chemicals. All three have voiced their opposition to the process. Ruffalo currently plays the role of the Hulk in the megahit summer blockbuster movie, The Avengers. Follow Senator Addabbo online at http://addabbo@nysenate.gov or on Facebook at 'Senator Joe Addabbo'.# # #-- Judy Close, Press SecretaryNYS Senator Joseph P.

May 30, 2012
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ADDABBO INSTALLS NEW OFFICERS OF RICHMOND HILL SOUTH

Margaret Finnerty Begins 19th Year as President

May 30, 2012
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