Kenneth P. LaValle's Press releases

SENATOR LAVALLE SEEKS TO CONVENE A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION

Senator Kenneth P. LaValle will introduce a measure to convene a limited constitutional convention for the sole purpose of providing a process by which a lieutenant governor is chosen in the event of a vacancy and to provide real property tax reform.

July 14, 2009
Read more...
July 13, 2009
Read more...

SENATOR LAVALLE FORGES FORWARD IN ALBANY

Senator Kenneth P. LaValle has lined up a variety of initiatives he would like to have acted on before the end of this legislative session.  Senator LaValle is working on measures that impact communities in the First Senate District, as well as legislation that would affect all Long Island residents.

July 6, 2009
Read more...

ENHANCED DRIVER LICENSES GAIN POPULARITY

Senator Kenneth P. LaValle would like to remind the public that the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) now issues Enhanced Driver Licenses (EDLs) and Enhanced non-driver IDs, which meet identification and citizen requirements for travel to and from the United States, Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean.

July 1, 2009
Read more...
June 26, 2009
Read more...
June 17, 2009
Read more...

SENATOR LAVALLE COMMENTS ON EVENTS IN ALBANY

Many tactics and policies implemented during this legislative session have hurt the taxpayers of our state.  Long Island, in particular, has borne the brunt of tax and fee increases and has served as a cash cow for the state coffers.

June 17, 2009
Read more...

LOCAL RESIDENT HONORED BY SENATOR LAVALLE

2009 New York State Senate Woman of Distinction Named

June 11, 2009
Read more...
June 9, 2009
Read more...

APPLICATION DEADLINE NEARS FOR DOWNSTATE REVITALIZATION FUNDS-

Round One Applications Due June 15, 2009

June 4, 2009
Read more...
May 29, 2009
Read more...
May 28, 2009
Read more...

NEW MONTH - NEW TAXES:

Budget Tax Hikes Affect Consumers & Businesses

May 22, 2009
Read more...

SENATOR LAVALLE HONORS OUR VETERANS

As the Memorial Day weekend approaches, it is our custom and privilege to honor those who have sacrificed their lives in defense of our country's freedoms.  I

May 19, 2009
Read more...
May 12, 2009
Read more...

Senator LaValle Announces Local Library Grants

Senator Kenneth P. LaValle today announced that the Riverhead Free Library, the Hampton Library of Bridgehampton, and the Westhampton Free Library have been awarded funding under the New York State Public Library Construction Grant Program. The grants awarded through this program are supported by a 2008 capital fund appropriation for the construction and renovation of public libraries and library systems in New York State.

March 5, 2009
Read more...

Republican Senate Calls on Governor to Resubmit Budget-Stimulus Package Allows for Elimination of $6 Billion in New Taxes and Fees

Senator Kenneth P. LaValle today announced that the Senate Republican Conference called on Governor Paterson to revise and resubmit his 2009-10 Executive Budget proposal. The Governor's plan was introduced back in December without consideration of federal economic stimulus dollars. The federal funds could provide the opportunity to eliminate $6 billion in new taxes and fees proposed by the Governor.

February 11, 2009
Read more...
Syndicate content