Today’s (Wednesday, April 23, 2014) community forum at Hudson Valley Community College, hosted by Senator Kathy Marchione (pictured center), on preventing heroin and opioid addiction featured an expert panel and was well-attended with approximately 300 people filling the college’s Bulmer Telecommunications Center Auditorium and a nearby overflow room. Photo credit: Konrad Odhiambo, Hudson Valley Community College.
Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest. This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 43rd Senatorial District.Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state. I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2014 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is:Emma SheaGrade 5Division Street Elementary School
During today's legislative session (Wednesday, March 19, 2014) Senator Kathy Marchione spoke on the Senate floor in support of her Legislative Resolution observing March 21, 2014 as “Down Syndrome Awareness Day” in New York State.
During a press conference held in Albany today, Senator Kathy Marchione again stood with the public safety professionals of NYSCOPBA and continued her call to keep Mt. McGregor Correctional Facility open. Since July of 2013, Senator Marchione has publicly advocated for keeping Mt. McGregor open to ensure public safety and proect local jobs.
Do you know – and wish to recommend – someone special for consideration as part of the New York State Senate’s prestigious “Women of Distinction” Program for 2014?
If the answer to either question was “yes,” then State Senator Kathleen A. Marchione wants to hear from you!
In observance of March as “Women’s History Month,” Senator Marchione announced that she is seeking nominations from across the 43rd Senate District for the State Senate’s popular and prestigious Women of Distinction Program.