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February 11, 2008
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Senator Golden Relocates District Office

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that his district office in Bay Ridge has relocated to 7408-5th Avenue in Brooklyn.

The new office is right across the street from his former office located at 7403-5th Avenue. The phone number, fax number and e-mail address for the office remain the same. Senator Golden’s office can be reached by calling (718) 238-6044 or via fax at (718) 238-6170 or via e-mail at golden@senate.state.ny.us

February 11, 2008
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Senator Golden Announces 2008 I*ma*green*nation Contest

SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN INVITES STUDENTS TO JOIN IN ENVIRONMENT COMPETITION

Statewide IŸ*MAŸGREENŸNATION Contest a Lesson in Environmental Awareness

February 11, 2008
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The Governor's Budget Needs To Go Back - For Remedial Math

"New York cannot afford this budget. Governor Spitzer has again shown his true colors -- he has shown that if he can see it, he can tax it. Even more disturbing is the fact that everyone agrees we are already in the red before the budget process even begins.

February 7, 2008
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Senator Golden Predicts Upcoming "senior Idol" Competition To Be A Success

State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), the Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee and a judge in the upcoming "Senior Idol" event, is predicting that the Spring event will be a huge success, set to be held on Saturday, April 12, 2008 at Xaverian High School, located at 7100 Shore Road. Councilman Vincent Gentile and a Surprise Celebrity Guest will join Golden in the judging.

February 7, 2008
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Senator Golden Announces Winner Of Second Annual Art Contest

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing the winner of his second annual student art contest, Lafayette High School’s Sun Young Park (contest held in June 2007).

February 7, 2008
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Golden Votes To Pass Legislation Increasing Penalties For Crimes Against Disable

 

Albany- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today joined the New York State Senate in approving legislation that would make it a felony to endanger the welfare of an incompetent or physically disabled person. The legislation (S.3894), sponsored by Senator Tom Morahan (R-C, New City), is related to Jonathan’s Law which was enacted last year.

February 7, 2008
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Senator Golden Invites Junior High Students To Compete To Be A Senator For A Day

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District), a member of the State Senate Committee on Education, is announcing that he will be hosting his 6th Annual "State Senator For A Day" essay contest and has invited local junior high school participation within grades 6, 7, and 8, throughout District 20, 21, and 22.

February 7, 2008
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Golden: Time To Stop Skyrocketing Increase In Violent Criminal Parole Release

SenatorGolden today joined members of the New York State Senate Majority Conference and the family of fallen New York City Police Officer Harry Ryman to announce the introduction of comprehensive legislation that will dramatically strengthen the State’s parole laws to help restrict the release of potentially dangerous violent felons.

February 6, 2008
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Senator Golden Calls For Removal Of New York Children From Controversial Center

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today again called for all students who are New York State residents to be removed from the Judge Rotenberg Education Center, and returned to New York State. The controversial school is known for unorthodox behavioral-modification techniques which include the use of aversive therapy, or shock treatments.

January 25, 2008
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Senator Golden Assists Patrons Who Were Victims Of Consumer Fraud

State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that help is available for customers of the recently closed AAA Optical Circle, located at 7214-3rd Avenue, who may have ordered and paid for new glasses. Golden was recently contacted by a resident who filled her eye glass prescription at Optical Circle and order new frames totaling $450, only to shortly thereafter discover the store has closed and no forwarding contact information provided.

January 25, 2008
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Senator Golden Fights For Protection Of Free Speech In Foreign Courts

Yesterday, Senator Marty Golden (R-Brooklyn) joined Senator Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) and Assemblyman Rory I. Lancman (D-Queens) at a press conference at the New York Public Library to support the passage of Senate Bill 6687 – The Libel Terrorism Protection Act.

January 22, 2008
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Dreams Of A New Senior Center To Become A Reality

State Senator Martin Golden (R-C, 22nd District), the Chairman of the New York State Senate Aging Committee, today is announcing that a contract has been awarded by the City of New York to build a new senior center in Marine Park and that ground will be broken on the construction this Spring.

January 22, 2008
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Legislation Sponsored To Protect Children From Internet Predators

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), the Chairman of the Senate Majority Task Force on Critical Choices, is announcing that he has joined his colleagues in the State Senate in a statewide legislative effort to protect children in the internet age, and has sponsored omnibus legislation designed to enhance the safety of all of New York’s children, recommendations of the Senate Majority Task Force on Critical Choices 2007 Report entitled, "Protecting Children in the Internet Age".

The legislation will:

January 22, 2008
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Senator Golden To Propose Legislation Heightening Protection For Foster Children

SENATOR GOLDEN CALLS FOR MORE PROTECTION FOR FOSTER CHILDREN

Following this weekend’s news reports of a former Queens woman who adopted 11 disabled children and proceeded to neglect them, Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) will introduce legislation that will verify that children from New York are being adequately cared for even if the legal guardian moves to another state or nation.

January 22, 2008
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Golden Provides Free Income Tax Help To Constituents

State Senator Martin Golden (R-C, 22nd District), has announced that he will again provide, for the 11th year, income tax filing services to senior citizens in his district. Appointments will given every Thursday, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and on Saturdays, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. from February 7th through April 12th.

January 22, 2008
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Officers Sought By NYS Department Of Corrections

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), a formerNew York City Police Officer, is today announcing that the New York StateDepartment of Correctional Services, responsible for overseeing theincarceration and rehabilitation of the convicted criminals of our State,is looking for Correction Officers. This job allows Officers to play a rolein ensuring the safety of the society they live in. It also offers them thechance to work closely with those who have run afoul of the law, providingservices that can aid in the rehabilitation of convicted criminals who are

January 22, 2008
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Golden Hails Real Id Regulations

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), member of the Senate Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee, today enthusiastically supported the final rule establishing minimum security standards for state issued drivers’ licenses and identification cards issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

January 22, 2008
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Court Date Set For Battle To Save Er Services At Victory Memorial Hospital

[Brooklyn, NY] – The battle to save emergency room and acute care services at the Victory Memorial Hospital site will heat up on January 11, 2008, when Congressman Vito Fossella (R-NY13), State Senator Marty Golden (R-C) and City Councilman Vincent Gentile (D) square off against the New York State Department of Health (DOH) in the first court hearing of their lawsuit.

January 11, 2008
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