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Senator Kevin Parker Advocates for Lupus Awareness

More than 1.5 million Americans have lupus, and at least 90% of those people suffering from this disease are women of child bearing age. Something has to be done about this.

July 1, 2010
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Senator Parker talks to Geri Palast, Executive Director of Campaign for Fiscal Equality

The Campaign for Fiscal Equity, Inc. (CFE), a non-profit organization, was founded in 1993 by a coalition of concerned parents and education advocates seeking to reform New York State's school finance system to ensure adequate resources and the opportunity for a sound basic education for all students in New York City

June 22, 2010
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Senator Parker and Susan. L. Taylor

I had the pleasure to meet Susan L. Taylor Founder & CEO, National CARES Mentoring Movement and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus of Essence Magazine.

June 21, 2010
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Senator Parker Protects Student Metro Cards

(Albany, NY) Friday June 18th- Senator Kevin Parker (D-21), in partnership with The Senate Democratic Majority has achieved a major victory for New York children and families by securing $25 million in state funding for a reduced fare student Metro

June 21, 2010
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Gulf Oil Spill Resolution

It was with deepest sympathy that I prepared a resolution to mark the Gulf Coast Oil Spillage.

June 18, 2010
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Senator Parker passes legislation protecting victims of domestic violence

Yesterday, June 16th, Senator Kevin Parker (D21-Brooklyn), passed legislation extending new protections to victims of domestic violence.

June 17, 2010
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Summer Mobile Series

 

 

 

 

 

I am inviting seniors and their families to visit agencies which will may be able to offer them assistance.

June 25, 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Mixed Martial Arts Bill Passage A Victory For Martial Artist Kevin Parker

Mixed martial arts, or the “ultimate fighting” combination of boxing, wrestling and karate has been lambasted by critics. But a bill legalizing the combat sport was passed Wednesday by the State Senate, thanks in part to the efforts of lead sponsor State Sen.

June 17, 2010
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Senator Parker passes legislation protecting victims of domestic violence

Yesterday, June 16th, Senator Kevin Parker (D21-Brooklyn), passed legislation extending new protections to victims of domestic violence.

June 17, 2010
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Senator Parker Welcomes Umair Khan ...The Senate’s First Pakistani American Lawyer

Senator Kevin Parker (D-21), is delighted to welcome Umair Khan into his legal department.

June 16, 2010
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Meeting a Hero

I had the pleasure to meet Lance Orton, the Time Square T-shirt salesman who helped foil the attempted Time Square Bomber.

June 16, 2010
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Conversation with Michele McKeon, Chief Executive Officer, New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

Domestic Violence is one of the most pervasive problems in our society. I have the pleasure of speaking to Michele McKeon, Chief Executive Officer, New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

June 16, 2010
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SENATOR PARKER'S ANNUAL FREE PROM DRESS GIVEAWAY

Most people consider a high school prom as a rite of passage, but that experience of glitz and glamour can be denied during these tough economic times.  Therefore, Senator Parker teamed up with Macys, Brooklyn Fashion Week, Sesame Flyers International, Inc & Dr Miracles Hair Care to

May 8, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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SENATOR KEVIN PARKER PRESENTS 'WE CAN GO GREEN BROOKLYN ECOFAIR!'

SENATOR KEVIN PARKERPresentsWe Can Go Green Brooklyn EcoFairIn conjunction wtih Senator Eric Adams & Neighborhood Housing Services of East FlatbushSaturday, April 17, 201011:00 am – 5:00 pmHoly Cross Auditorium & Yard 2530 Church Avenue Between Rogers & Bedford AvenuesBrooklyn, NY 11226Let’s Get Green, Brooklyn!FREE Admission!www.BrooklynEcoFair.org

April 14, 2010
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