SENATE PRESIDENT MALCOLM A. SMITH JOINED GOVERNOR DAVID A. PATTERSON, ASSEMBLY SPEAKER SHELDON SILVER, UFT PRESIDENT MICHAEL MULGREW, SENATOR SUZI OPPENHEIMER, AND BOARD OF REGENT CHANCELLOR MERRYL TISCH FOR A PRESS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE THAT NEW YORK WON $700M IN RACE TO THE TOP FUNDS.
(Hillcrest, NY)- Senate President Malcolm A. Smith was joined by the new NYC Chancellor Cathie Black, Assemblyman Rory Lancman (D-Hillcrest) and Councilman James F. Gennaro (D-Fresh Meadows) for a tour of Hillcrest High School today. They toured several classrooms and met with students and teachers.
(Albany, NY) - The State Senate joined Senator Malcolm A. Smith (D-Hollis) in passing a resolution commending the You Can Go To College Committee as a group that enhances the quality and character of life in communities across New York State and whose members devote themselves to the welfare of the community and its citizenry.
(Albany, NY) - State Sen. Malcolm Smith (D-Hollis) today announced and applauded the decision by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to designate the area around York College a tax-free zone as part of the Start-Up NY (formerly named Tax Free NY), program, which will bring new businesses and much needed jobs to Southeast Queens.
Thank you to all of those who participated in the New York State Senate's fist ever online Town Hall. Since we're always striving to serve the people of New York better, and this was our first attempt at an event like this, we would appreciate your feedback on how we can improve the experience.