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Committee Meeting: Civil Service and Pensions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Civil Service and Pensions  Senator Martin J. Golden, Chair  1:30 PM, Monday, May 18, 2015  Room 410 LOB

May 18, 1:35 PM - 1:48 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO CELEBRATE ASIAN PACIFIC HERITAGE MONTH

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) is announcing that he will be hosting his 13th Annual Asian Pacific Heritage Festival at McKinley Park on Sunday, May 17, 2015, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00p.m., located at Bay Ridge Parkway and Fort Hamilton Parkway, and is inviting the community to join in this special event held in celebration of Asian American Heritage Month.

May 14, 2015
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Teresa McPhail

Teresa McPhail is a longtime resident of Bay Ridge. She has devoted her entire life to educating children and has impacted thousands in her community, spending her early years teaching in the public school system. Ms. McPhail’s primary objective throughout the years has always been to use her skills and education to be a positive influence, with the goal being to mold children into productive, responsible citizens.

May 13, 2015
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SENATE PASSES BILLS TO PROTECT VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND CHILD ABUSE

The New York State Senate today passed two measures to strengthen protections for victims of domestic violence and children at risk of abuse. The bills would create new safeguards for victims who testify against their abusers in court, as well as establish a commission to study and recommend methods of preventing child abuse in New York.

May 13, 2015
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SENATE PASSES BILL TO CONTINUE HELPING GROUND ZERO WORKERS SUFFERING FROM SEPTEMBER 11th RELATED HEALTH ISSUES

The New York State Senate today passed a bill to continue the September 11th Worker Protection Task Force Act for another five years and help those who have been afflicted with a disability as a result of working at the World Trade Center and other sites. The bill (S4711), sponsored by Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), would enable the Task Force to continue its work past the current authorization date of June 10, 2015.

May 13, 2015
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NEWS AND VIEWS WITH SENATOR GOLDEN

Senator Golden talks about Fallen Police Officer Moore and West Point Day.

May 12, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN COMMEMORATES THE NEW YORK CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT IN SENATE SESSION

 Senator Marty Golden commemorates the New York City Fire Department in Senate Session.

May 12, 2015
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SENATE PASSES MEASURES TO PROTECT CHILDREN

The New York State Senate today passed four bills to promote the safety and well-being of children and families. The measures would prevent felons from working in child day care programs, increase penalties for child endangerment, protect consumers by preventing unauthorized vendors from selling items like baby food, and help keep military families together by eliminating deployment as a barrier to child custody. 

May 12, 2015
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THIS WEEK MARKS NATIONAL POLICE WEEK

This week, May 11th through the 17th, marks National Police Week. This is an opportunity to honor Police Officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty protecting the cities, towns and people throughout the United States.

May 12, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN SIGNS PETITION TO NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL TO RENAME STREET IN HONOR OF LATE BAY RIDGE STORE OWNER

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), today is announcing that he has joined the nearly 500 people who have already signed a petition calling on the New York City Council to rename 90th Street and 3rd Avenue in honor of the late Patrice Capo.

Senator Golden, a longtime friend of Patrice and her surviving spouse Michael Diamond, was on record supporting the renaming request originally made to Community Board 10 in the Summer of 2011. The application, which was approved at that time, has since failed to be adopted by City Council to make the street renaming official.

May 12, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN MEETS CONSUL GENERAL OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA IN ALBANY

Earlier today, Senator Golden attended a luncheon with the Consul General of the People's Republic of China in New York, Ambassador Zhang Qitue, in Albany.

May 12, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST SENIOR FAIR IN CELEBRATION OF OLDER AMERICANS MONTH

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) will host a senior information fair on Thursday, May 14, 2015, starting at 12:00 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Auditorium located at 9511 4th Avenue (corner of 97th Street and 4th Avenue). The month of May is designated as “Older Americans Month”.

The event will feature the participation of numerous City and State agencies including the Fire Department of New York, New York City Police Department, the Social Security Administration, the New York State Public Service Commission, the MTA Metro Card Mobile Sales Unit, the New York City Departments of Buildings, HRA/Social Services, Sanitation, Health & Mental Hygiene, and the New York State EPIC Program.

May 8, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN ATTENDS FONTBONNE HALL ACADEMY'S FLEUR DE LYS DINNER DANCE TO SUPPORT SCHOOL

Senator Golden had the pleasure of attending Fontbonne Hall Academy's Fleur de Lys Dinner Dance raising funds to support the school.

May 7, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN SHINES STATEWIDE RECOGNITION ON COMMUNITY LEADER TERESA MCPHAIL

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) earlier this week honored Teresa McPhail, a Bay Ridge resident and community leader, as a “State Senate Woman of Distinction” at a ceremony held in the State Capitol in Albany.

Teresa McPhail is a longtime resident of Bay Ridge, holds a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education and has devoted much of her life to educating children. Mrs. McPhail has been involved within her faith community for the past forty years, and is currently the Director of the Universal Pre-Kindergarten program at Gateway City Church.

May 7, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN MAKES REMARKS REGARDING A RESOLUTION ABOUT WEST POINT DAY

Listen to remarks from today in the State Senate regarding a Resolution that was sponsered by Senator Golden about West Point Day.

May 6, 2015
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YOUR VOICE WITH SENATOR GOLDEN

Senator Golden discusses Job Creation & District Events.

May 5, 2015
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SENATOR GOLDEN'S SESSION REMARKS MOURNING THE DEATH OF OFFICER BRIAN MOORE

Senator Golden's session remarks mourning the death of Office Brian Moore

May 4, 2015
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Forum/Town Hall: Legislation related to issues of privacy, data breach, and appropriate penalties for violations

Senate Select Committee on Science, Technology, Incubation, and Entrepreneurship
Sponsor: Senator Martin J. Golden, Chair
Co-Sponsor: Senator Richard Funke, Vice-Chair
Meeting: Legislation related to issues of privacy, data breach, and appropriate penalties for violations
Place: Room 711-A, Legislative Office Building, 7th Floor, Albany, New York
Time: 12:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Contact: Robert Herz (518) 455-2730
Media Contact: Robert Herz (518) 455-2730

May 27, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN HOSTS ANNUAL SENIOR RESOURCE FAIR

Join Senator Marty Golden at his Annual Resource Fair to Recieve Free Blood Pressue Screenings, Health, Community and Government Information.

May 29, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN HOSTS ANNUAL SENIOR RESOURCE FAIR

Join Senator Marty Golden at his Annual Resource Fair to Recieve Free Blood Pressue Screenings, Health, Community and Government Information.

May 14, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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