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Senator Golden And Senate Colleagues To Stop Spitzer Budget Scheme To Raise Gas

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden and New York State Senate Majority today announced it will oppose a budget scheme advanced by Governor Spitzer that would eliminate the sales tax cap on gasoline and result in higher prices at the pump for every New York driver.

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden with P.S. 222 Winners of the "I*MA*GREEN*NATION" Contest

Senator Marty Golden with Principal Louise Blake and the P.S. 222 third grade winners of the "I*MA*GREEN*NATION" Contest, a statewide competition that encourages student awareness of environmental issues.

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden And Local Merchants Place New Street Scape Enhancements

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today joined leaders of the 13th Avenue Merchants, the Fort Hamilton Board of Trade and the Bay Ridge Bensonhurst Beautification and Preservation Alliance to announce the recent installation of 24 new green garbage receptacles along both 13th Avenue and Fort Hamilton Parkway.

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden To Salute Local Women As Part Of Women's History Month

SENATOR GOLDEN TO SALUTE LOCAL WOMEN AS PART OF WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that as part of the community’s celebration of Women’s History Month, the month of March, he will be honoring local women at two awards ceremonies and receptions.

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden Tours School Expansion Project At Public School 229

SENATOR GOLDEN TOURS SCHOOL EXPANSION PROJECT AT PUBLIC SCHOOL 229

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) last week visited the construction site at Public School 229, and met with Principal James Harrigan, to discuss the status of the expansion currently underway to expand the capacity of the school which will make P.S. 229 a K-8 school. The construction at P.S. 229 will help to reduce overcrowding in local District 20 schools.

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden Obtains $1 Million For Education

SENATOR GOLDEN OBTAINS $1 MILLION DOLLARS FOR LOCAL SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, & EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Record of Strong Commitment to Education Continues

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden Wants To Get To The Bottom Line On Javits

SENATOR GOLDEN WANTS TO GET TO THE BOTTOM LINE ON JAVITS

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) attended a hearing of the Senate Corporations, Authorities, and Commissions Committee to discuss the Governor’s plan to sell land slated for the Javits Convention Center Expansion.

April 1, 2008
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Senator Golden Blasts Spitzer’s Decision On Fares

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today blasted Governor Spitzer’s decision to freeze subway fares at $2, while potentially allowing other fares to rise. Recently, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced an expected year end surplus of $220 million which would be used to allow subway fares to remain at current levels.

March 27, 2008
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Senator Golden To Host Lunar New Year Celebration

SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATION

Brooklyn- Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) together with the Chinese American Partnership Inc., is announcing that he will host his 7th Annual Lunar New Year celebration on Sunday 3/2/07, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at New Utrecht High School, located at 1601-80th Street in Brooklyn.

March 5, 2008
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Senator Golden: Relief From Solicitations Available To Local Homeowners

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) today is announcing that his office is making available signs for local homeowners to prevent unsolicited advertising materials on their properties, following the State Senate’s passage of legislation creating such a New York State Law.

March 5, 2008
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Senator Golden To Host Senior Citizen Town Hall Meeting

SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST SENIOR CITIZEN TOWN HALL MEETING

State Senator Martin Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), the Chairman of the State Senate Aging Committee, today announced that he has planned a Senior Citizen Town Hall Meeting that will focus on issues affecting the senior citizens in our area The town hall is scheduled for Friday, March 14th at 1:00 p.m. at the Bay Ridge Center located at 6935-4th Avenue.

March 5, 2008
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Lawmakers Reveal Flawed Data Used In Decision To Close Hospital

Gentile, Golden and Fossella Reveal State DOH

Used Flawed Data In Decision to Close Victory Memorial Hospital

Council Member Vincent Gentile, Senator Marty Golden and Congressman Vito Fossella have obtained information that directly contradicts internal State Department of Health (D.O.H.) data used to make the decision to close Victory Memorial Hospital's Emergency Room.

March 5, 2008
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Senator Golden Plans Community Town Hall Meeting

State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), today is announcing that he will be hosting his first town hall meeting of the new year, on February 28, 2008, at 7:15 p.m., at Our Lady of Angels Auditorium, entrance at 337-74th Street.

Senator Golden is encouraging community residents to attend and address issues and concerns with a wide array of city agencies that will be present. The agencies and departments scheduled to attend include:

N.Y.P.D., 68th Precinct Department of Environmental Protection

March 3, 2008
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Golden Calls On Assembly To Stop Talking And Start Acting On “Granny’s Law"

Senators Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee, and Serf Maltese (R, Queens), called on the State Assembly to pass their bill (S.3684) also known as "Granny’s Law," which would impose stiff penalties for attacks on older New Yorkers.

March 3, 2008
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Senator Marty Golden And Dec To Offer Exciting Opportunity To Area Student

Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that he will be offering an area student a great opportunity to learn about and experience the environment of the great State of New York, by inviting nominations to the 2008 New York Department of Environmental Conservation summer camp.

March 3, 2008
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Rep. Fossella, Sen. Golden & Cm Gentile Open New Front In Battle To Preserve Er

Following the State Department of Health’s (DOH) decision last week to maintain emergency and primary care at a Westchester hospital slated for closure under the Berger Commission, Congressman Vito Fossella, State Senator Marty Golden and Councilman Vincent Gentile today urged State officials to apply the same standard to Victory Memorial Hospital to continue providing emergency services at the site.

March 3, 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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Senator Golden On Up Close With Diana Williams To Discuss Governor's Budget

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February 11, 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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