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December 10, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN ASKS FEMA TO DO MORE FOR BROOKLYN IN WAKE OF SUPER STORM SANDY

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) has issued the following statement following his learning that the Federal Emergency Management Agency may not necessarily take into account coastal protections like dunes and sea walls when calculating flood insurance costs for residents:

 

December 5, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN COMMENDS GOVERNOR CUOMO FOR SIGNING THE WORLD TRADE CENTER DISABILITY LAW

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), today is commending Governor Andrew M. Cuomo for ensuring New York State’s commitment to those who have fallen ill in the wake of the recovery efforts at Ground Zero, and signing S7628-A/A9562-A into law.

 

November 21, 2014
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STATEMENT FROM STATE SENATOR GOLDEN ON 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE VERRAZANO-NARROWS BRIDGE

Brooklyn, NY – Preceding this week’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, State Senator Martin J. Golden issued the following statement:

 

November 20, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN CONTINUES TO CALL ON MAYOR DEBLASIO TO ADDRESS ISSUE OF ILLEGAL CONVERSIONS IN THE WAKE OF BROOKLYN FIRE

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today has issued the following statement following last night’s fire in an illegally subdivided building on Flatbush Avenue that killed one and injured fifteen:

 

“The issues surrounding illegal conversions overtaking communities in our City, including in my district in Southwest Brooklyn, has been the topic of many conversations amongst my colleagues in government, community organizations and residents. Last night’s fire on Flatbush Avenue, which resulted in a loss of life and many injured, further highlights the need for Mayor Bill de Blasio to create a multi-agency task force to address this issue.

 

November 20, 2014
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Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Veteran Council Job Opening Announcements

Application Support – Entry Level

 

Launch Your Application Support Career on Wall Street working in IT and finance

 

Successful candidates will receive intense technical training (approximately 12 weeks) in various technologies, concepts and methods applicable to working in the finance industry and will be employed by FDM as Application Support Analysts, Business Analysts, or Project Managers for a minimum of two years.

 

November 20, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTINGS TO BRING HOLIDAY CHEER TO THE COMMUNITY

Brooklyn – State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), who this week is delivering turkeys to local food pantries and senior centers in preparation for Thanksgiving, is today announcing his plans to host two Christmas tree lightings which promise to bring holiday cheer and excitement, with a special visit from Santa Claus and hot chocolate for all.

 

November 19, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN AND PIETRO’S FIGHT ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR A COMMUNITY PAJAMA PARTY TO FIGHT DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today joined with Pietro’s Fight, in announcing a fundraising and public awareness campaign, “PJ’S for PJ”, set for December 18th, to help in the fight against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Senator Golden was joined by Pietro Joseph Scarso, his parents Dayna and Manni, Pietro’s Fight Co-Chair Samantha Altilio, and Aimee Pomaro, representing Tiny Tots Playhouse.

 

November 14, 2014
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SENATOR GOLDEN STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR CUOMO’S VETO OF MILITARY SERVICE BUYBACK BILL

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), Chairman of the State Senate Civil Service and Pensions Committee and member of the Veteran and Military Affairs Committee, today has issued the following statement following Governor Andrew Cuomo’s veto of legislation he co-sponsored, S. 7839/A. 6974, that would amend the New York State Military Service Credit Law to authorize state and municipal pension credits for peacetime military service.

 

November 12, 2014
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Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Senator Golden will host his Annual Christmas Tree Lighting with caroling and a visit from Santa Claus.

December 4, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Senator Golden will host his Annual Christmas Tree Lighting with caroling and a visit from Santa Claus.

December 3, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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December 19, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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December 12, 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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December 12, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Senator Golden Sandy Recovery Event

Build It Back will be in attendance to assist constituents with any issues. In addition to Build It Back a dozen city, state and federal agencies and non profit organizations with Sandy recovery ties have been invited.

November 14, 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN PAYS TRIBUTES TO AMERICA’S VETERANS

Brooklyn – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today hosted his annual Veterans Day breakfast and awards ceremony earlier today and was joined by United States Army Garrison Commander Joseph Davidson, Congressman Michael Grimm and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, in remembering and paying tribute to the Brooklyn veterans gathered.

 

The program featured special recognition of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Catholic War Veterans Russo-De Marco Post #1702, the Ladies Auxiliary of the Jewish War Veterans, Vietnam Veterans Jose H. Hernandez and Thomas Karnes, and an NYPD Transit Authority K-9 Caesar, who served three tours for the United States military in Afghanistan.

 

October 31, 2014
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