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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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ADDABBO DEMYSTIFIES HOW LOTTERY MONEY IS USED FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION IN NEW YORK STATE

Notes that Lottery Provides Roughly 15 Percent of Annual State Aid to Public Schools in New York

May 29, 2012
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ADDABBO COSPONSORS LEGISLATION TO SAVE STATE TAXPAYERS HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS ANNUALLY IN OUTSIDE CONSULTANT COSTS

Queens, NY, May 21, 2012 -- New York State Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr. (D-Queens), a member of the Senate Labor and Civil Service Committees, is pushing legislation (S.3093) that could save New York State taxpayers more than $300 million a year by reducing the number of expensive outside consultants hired by state agencies and having necessary work done “in house” by state public employees. 

May 22, 2012
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ADDABBO: HEALTH CARE CONCERNS ON THE RISE

Creation of State Health Care Exchange Also Creates More Uncertainty 

 

May 21, 2012
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LOCAL VETERANS (& SPOUSES) FIND HELP AS CIVILIANS ENTERING JOB MARKET


Workshop with over 16 Agencies at Addabbo-Miller Job Readiness Workshop in Glendale's Atlas Park
 

May 1, 2012
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SENATOR ADDABBO STATEMENT ON JOHN ADAMS HS

-- In September of 2011, John Adams High School was one of a number of schools throughout the City of New York that was tapped to undergo a “transformation” – to take steps over three years to improve its operations, raise test scores, increase graduation rates, and ultimately provide our local children with the best possible education. 

April 23, 2012
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ADDABBO, MILLER SET FREE VETERANS JOB READINESS WORKSHOP FOR

Queens, NY, April 18, 2012 – With the return of our military men and women from overseas deployments, and while there is still high unemployment in Queens and New York City, NYS Senator Joseph Addabbo and Assemblyman Mike Miller have set a Veterans (& Spouses) Job Readiness Workshop for Friday, April 27

April 18, 2012
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ADDABBO, MILLER COLLECT TONS FOR THEIR 5th RECYCLING DAY

Thousands of Pounds Collected at Free Recycling Event in Forest Park, Woodhaven

 

April 17, 2012
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ADDABBO AND MILLER MEET WITH NEW YORK AMERICAN LEGION MEMBERS, PLEDGE CONTINUED SUPPORT FOR NEEDS AND CONCERNS OF VETERANS

Senator and Assemblyman Given Citations in Appreciation of Legislative Efforts

 

April 16, 2012
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