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May 6, 2009
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LOCAL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS TO COMPETE FOR TITLE “STATE SENATOR FOR A DAY”

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) today is announcing that the finalists have been selected in his 7th Annual "State Senator For A Day" essay contest.

May 6, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN ENCOURAGES NEW YORKERS TO SIGN UP FOR FREE DRUG DISCOUNT CARD OFFERED BY NEW YORK STATE

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is encouraging residents between the ages of 50 and 64 years old, or persons with a disability regardless of age, currently without prescription coverage to sign up for the New York State free drug discount card.

May 4, 2009
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Helpful Information on the Swine Flu

Dear Neighbor,

With recent news that swine flu has been confirmed in 10 different states, including New York, and that it may be spreading, the public is right to be concerned.

May 1, 2009
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Senator Golden Announces New Marine Park Office Hours

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) is announcing that as of Monday, April 6, 2009 his staff and he will be maintaining office hours at 3604 Quentin Road on Mondays and Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and Wednesdays from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Appointments will be made to accommodate those that cannot visit the office during the set hours of operation.

April 6, 2009
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Senator Golden Sworn in to Serve His Fourth Term

Senator Golden sworn in to serve his fourth term by Judge Matthew D'Emic. (Photo by James Coppola)

April 1, 2009
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Senator Marty Golden With His Family

Senator Marty Golden with his family, his wife Colleen and his sons, Michael and Patrick (photo by James Coppola)

April 1, 2009
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Senator Golden with Congressman Peter King

Senator Golden with Congressman Peter King who served as the event's guest speaker (photo by James Coppola)

April 1, 2009
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Senator Golden and NYS Conservative Party Chairman Michael Long and Congressman Michael McMahon and his son

Senator Golden with New York State Conservative Party Chairman Michael Long, Congressman Michael McMahon and his son Patrick (Photo by James Coppola)

April 1, 2009
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Teacher of the Year Debbie Collins

Teacher of the Year Debbie Collins of McKinley Junior High School with Senator Golden and proud colleagues.

April 1, 2009
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Senator Golden With His Son, Patrick and Two Members of the United States Coast Guard

State Senator Martin J. Golden pictured here with his son, Patrick and two members of the United States Coast Guard, welcomed a United States Coast Guard helicopter and crew on their recent visit to Floyd Bennett Field as part of the Community and Educational Fair hosted by the National Park Rangers. The fair featured representatives of various city agencies and public service companies. A wide range of topics from fire safety to health were discussed in this afternoon of public community education.

April 1, 2009
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Senator Golden and 2007 Senator For a Day Winner

Senator Marty Golden and 2007 Senator For a Day Winner Tara Reilly of Visitation Academy.

April 1, 2009
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I.S. 201 Teacher of the Year

I.S. 201 Teacher of the Year Eileen St. John with Principal Madeleine Brennan

April 1, 2009
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Senator Marty Golden with Local Veterans

Senator Marty Golden with local veterans who attended to show their support for the work of Senator Golden on behalf of the U.S. Military (Photo by James Coppola)

April 1, 2009
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2009 Veterans Appreciation Breakfast

In appreciation of the courage, dedication and sacrifice of the men and women that have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, St. John’s Episcopal Church, in sponsorship with the Bay Ridge Rod & Gun Club (BRRG), Dyker Heights Civic Association, Men’s Club of Bay Ridge and Connors & Sullivan PC announces its upcoming 2009 Veterans Appreciation Breakfast on April 24, 2009 at 9:00 am. State Senator Martin Golden (NY-22) is scheduled to be the Keynote speaker at the event.

March 25, 2009
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Golden: All New Yorkers Lose with Fare Hikes and Service Cuts

COMMUTERS HELD HOSTAGE BY INACTION OF DEMOCRATS

New York- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is denouncing the Metropolitan Transit Authority’s vote to implement fare hikes and service reductions at the same time, and is citing the failure of Governor Paterson, Assembly Speaker Silver and Senate Majority Leader Smith as cause to this end result.

March 25, 2009
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It's Catch and Release TIme for Criminals

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) Ranking Member on Crime Victims, Crime and Corrections Committee, today issued the following statement regarding the Governor’s New York State Commission on Sentencing Reform.

March 25, 2009
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Senator Golden Blasts Javits Center Failure

Senator Martin J. Golden today blasted Governor Paterson’s proposal for the expansion of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Governor Paterson announced a more than 90% reduction from the original plan. The Governor’s new proposal is only a 100,000 square foot expansion, which will include a paltry 40,000 square feet of new exhibition space.

March 21, 2009
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Senator Golden to Host Easter Egg Hunts

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden is today announcing that with the support of local community associations and sponsors, he will be hosting three Easter Egg Hunts.

Easter Egg Hunt-Saturday, April 4, 2009, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Marine Park, Fillmore Avenue at Marine Parkway

Easter Egg Hunt-Sunday, April 5, 2009, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Bensonhurst Park, Cropsey Avenue and Bay Parkway

 

Easter Egg Hunt- Saturday, April 11, 2009, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

McKinley Park, 75th Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway

 

March 19, 2009
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Move to Reform Rockefeller Drug Laws Will Hurt New York

DROPPING THE ROCK WILL CRUSH OUR COMMUNITIES

Members of the Urban Task Force and Senate Republican Conference today blasted an ill-advised and potentially dangerous attempt by the Assembly Democrats to weaken New York State’s anti drug laws. The Rockefeller Drug Laws, a series of stringent anti-drug measures passed in 1973 which were once considered among the most strongest in the nation, were dramatically reformed in 2004.

March 6, 2009
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