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McKinley Park Easter Egg Hunt

State Senator Marty Golden is announcing that plans are being made to host Easter Egg Hunts throughout the community, to offer the children and families of the neighborhood an opportunity to have an enjoyable and fun filled afternoon.

April 3, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Marine Park Easter Egg Hunt

State Senator Marty Golden is announcing that plans are being made to host Easter Egg Hunts throughout the community, to offer the children and families of the neighborhood an opportunity to have an enjoyable and fun filled afternoon.

March 27, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Special Education Fair

4th Annual Special Education Forum

"What Parents Need to Know"

Friday, March 12, 2010, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Dyker Beach Golf Course, 86th Street and 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Guest Speakers Include:

Laura Rodriguez, Chief Achievement Officer, New York City Department of Education

Kim Sweet, Executive Director of the Advocates for Children of New York

March 12, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Lunar New Year

The program for the Lunar New Year celebration will include performances by seniors, children, and professionals from diverse ethnicities including, Chinese, Malaysian, Indian, Pakistani, and American.

March 7, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Forum/Town Hall: Telephone Town Hall for Gravesend and Bensonhurst


Senator Golden will be calling you and asking for your participation in an upcoming telephone town hall meeting, this Thursday, February 11, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. Senator Golden unfortunately had to cancel this event on January 20, 2010.

 

February 11, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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SENATOR GOLDEN AND AMERICAN ITALIAN CANCER FOUNDATION TO OFFER FREE MAMMOGRAM SCREENINGS FOR WOMEN OF THE COMMUNITY

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) is announcing his plans to host free mammography screenings in conjunction with the American Italian Cancer Foundation in March at both of his district offices.

February 5, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN WANTS TO HEAR FROM EXPRESS BUS RIDERS

Senator Golden Plans Visits to Local Bus Stops to Mobilize Community Against Planned Express Bus Service Cuts

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is announcing that he will begin distributing a survey at local express bus stops to riders of the X 27/X37 and the X 28/X38 bus routes in an effort to mobilize commuters against planned service cuts.

February 5, 2010
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SENATE REPUBLICANS: TOUGHER MEDICAID FRAUD EFFORT NEEDED TO STOP ABUSE AND SAVE TAX DOLLARS

Senator Golden Named to New Medicaid Fraud Task Force

Albany- In an effort to strengthen the state’s efforts to fight Medicaid fraud, which is driving up spending and taxes at the state and local levels, Senate Republican Leader Dean Skelos today announced the creation of the Senate Republican Task Force on Medicaid Fraud, appointing Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) to serve as a member.

February 2, 2010
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR GOLDEN ON GOVERNOR’S PROPOSAL TO ALLOW WINE SALES IN GROCERY STORES

Brooklyn - State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd Senate District) today issued the following statement in response to Governor David Paterson’s proposal to allow the sale of wine in grocery stores across the State of New York:“Governor Paterson is again proposing to allow the sale of wine in grocery stores across New York State.

February 1, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN REMINDS THOSE ELIGIBLE TO FILE FOR THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT

Brooklyn - State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) is today reminding eligible New Yorkers to file for the Earned Income Tax Credit, as part of the nationwide campaign designating January 29, 2010, “EITC Awareness Day”.The Earned Income Tax is a refundable credit for low income employees, designed to help eligible taxpayers lower their taxes or receive refunds. National estimates indicate that 15 to 20 percent of eligible workers do not claim their Earned Income Tax Credit benefits at the federal or municipal level. Last year, the average EITC amount was $2,000.

January 29, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN URGES NEW YORKERS TO JOIN EFFORT TO MOVE TERROR TRIALS OUT OF NY

 Golden Announces Support for State Senate Resolution Opposing 9/11 Terror Trials From Taking Place in New York City

January 29, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN: LET'S START HIRING PEOPLE AGAIN IN NEW YORK STATE

GOLDEN JOINS WITH REPUBLICAN COLLEAGUES IN CALLING FOR PASSAGE OF MAJOR NEW JOBS INITIATIVE

January 27, 2010
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January 27, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE EXPULSION OF MONSERRATE

Senator Martin J. Golden (R,C,I – Brooklyn) has called for the immediate expulsion of Senator Hiram Monserrate.  Golden’s call follows recent reports where Monserrate has compared himself to fallen civil rights workers, and the introduction of a resolution to expel Senator Monserrate from the State Senate. 

January 25, 2010
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Senator Golden Calls on Governor Paterson and Legislative Leaders to Restore Cuts for Child Abuse Prevention

Senator Martin J. Golden (R, C, Brooklyn) today called on Governor David Paterson and legislative leaders to restore the Governor’s draconian cuts to child abuse prevention in the Executive Budget.

January 25, 2010
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Senator Golden on Inside City Hall

Senator Golden on Inside City Hall discussing the budget proposal announced by Governor David Paterson on Tuesday, January 19, 2010.  Follow the link to see the video.  http://ny1.com/content/112392/story

January 22, 2010
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Governor Paterson Urges President Obama to Release Home Heating Assistance Funds

ALBANY, NY - Governor David A. Paterson today called on President Barack Obama to release $590 million in home heating assistance funds to help families cope with cold winter temperatures blanketing the country. The Governor made the appeal at a time when more New Yorkers are in need of additional funds to help keep their households warm this winter season.

January 20, 2010
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR GOLDEN ON GOVERNOR PATERSON’S PROPOSED 2010-2011 BUDGET

Albany – State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today issued the following statement in response to Governor Paterson’s proposed 2010-2011 budget, calling it a “completely unacceptable” budget for New Yorkers.

January 19, 2010
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Senator Golden Encourages People to Help Haiti's Earthquake Victims

The Red Cross has contacted Senator Golden with the following information.

January 13, 2010
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SENATOR GOLDEN KICKS OFF LOCAL SCHOOL CONTEST

SENATOR GOLDEN KICKS OFF LOCAL SCHOOL CONTEST

STUDENTS TO COMPETE TO BE NAMED

January 12, 2010
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