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SENATOR GOLDEN: DEMOCRATS’ DISASTROUS BUDGET CONTINUES TO PILE ON MORE TAXES AND FEES


Drivers Licenses & Registrations to Increase 25% on September 1st

 

Every New Yorker that drives a car, a truck, a motorcycle, an ATV, or a boat will be paying more as the latest round of massive tax and fee hikes approved by Democrats in Albany takes effect next month. This time their target is motor vehicle fees, most of which will go up 25 percent for virtually every type of vehicle New Yorkers use every day.

August 6, 2009
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STATEMENT BY SENATOR GOLDEN ON THE CITY RESPONSE TO APARTMENT BUILDING FIRE IN BAY RIDGE

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today issued the following statement on the fire at the corner building of 68 th  Street and 3 rd  Avenue which burned at the location Wednesday evening into the early morning hours of Thursday, July 30, 2009:  &

July 31, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN: PROGRAM CLEANS STREETS OF GRAFFITI AT ALMOST 600 LOCATIONS

     Brooklyn - State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) is announcing that the program he has funded to fight graffiti in his district, City Solve , has removed graffiti at almost 600 locations since the program began in the neighborhood over two months ago.     Senator Marty Golden officially introduc

July 28, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN REQUESTS TRAFFIC STUDY ON SHORE ROAD

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District), recently requested that the Department of Transportation conduct a traffic study on Shore Road between 90th Street and 3rd Avenue to consider the installation of a traffic calming device along this part of Shore Road.

July 10, 2009
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BROOKLYN POSTMASTER RESPONDS TO SENATOR GOLDEN REGARDING FUTURE OF OVINGTON STATION

CLOSURE LOOMS, COMMUNITY MUST MOBILIZE SAYS GOLDEN

 

July 10, 2009
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SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN: SENIOR CITIZEN RENT INCREASE EXEMPTION PROGRAM (SCRIE) INCOME ELIGIBILITY INCREASED TO $29,000

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District), is informing those 62 years and older that the new income eligibility for the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) program is $29,000.           Senator Golden stated, “We have made available the opportunity so that more seniors of the City of New York can reap the benefits of the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption Program.

July 10, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN STATEMENT ON GOVERNOR PATERSON’S APPOINTMENT OF A LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR

Albany- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is responding to Governor David A. Paterson’s appointment of Richard Ravitch to serve as New York’s Lieutenant Governor:

 

July 9, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN’S LAW HAVING MAJOR RESULTS IN NEW YORK

OUT OF STATE PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN DOWN MORE THAN HALF     Albany- Billy’s Law, a law created to reduce placement of children from New York State into out of state facilities, is already working, according to State Senator Marty Golden, the State Senate sponsor of the legislation.  

July 3, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN ANNOUNCES 2ND ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY PICNIC

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is announcing the 2nd Annual Greater Bay Ridge 4th of July Picnic to be held on Saturday, July 4, 2009, from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the field at 82nd Street and Shore Road.

June 29, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO LET VOTERS REFORM GOVERNMENT AND REWRITE THE STATE CONSTITUTION

ALBANY---- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today said that he is introducing legislation to let the voters decide whether to hold a constitutional convention in order to fix New York’s increasingly dysfunctional State government.  

June 26, 2009
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LOWER TAXES, MORE JOBS, A BETTER QUALITY OF LIFE:

State Senator Marty Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) has today issued the following opinion piece on the state of affairs of the New York State Senate.

June 25, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN STATEMENT ON FAILURE OF DEMOCRATS TO RECITE THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE IN STATE SENATE CHAMBER

Albany- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) today is issuing a statement in response to the failure of all of New York’s Democratic State Senators to join their Republican colleagues in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of yesterday’s special session.

June 24, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN TOWN HALL SPARKS CLEAN UP OF FARMER’S MARKET

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) has been informed today that the Farmer's Market at 2961 Avenue U at Brown Street has been inspected, cleaned and issued violations by the various city agencies involved.  

June 17, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN SPEAKS IN STRONG SUPPORT OF ATLANTIC YARDS PROJECT AT SENATE HEARING

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn), strongly advocated for ending the government generated delays that have prevented the Atlantic Yards project from moving forward at a meeting of the New York Senate Committee on Corporations, Authorities, and Commissions held this past Friday.

June 1, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST TOWN HALL MEETING FOR RESIDENTS OF GRAVESEND AND BENSONHURST

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, 22nd District) will be hosting a community town hall meeting for the residents of Gravesend and Bensonhurst on Thursday, June 11, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at IS 228, David A. Boody School located at 228 Avenue S.

May 22, 2009
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MORE NEW TAXES ON THE WAY STARTING JUNE 1 ST

Democrats’ Budget Tax Hikes Will Hit Consumers & Businesses With Higher Costs

May 20, 2009
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SENATE DEMOCRATS BLOCK REPUBLICAN BILL TO TOUGHEN SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY

Brooklyn- State Senator Marty Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that yesterday, Senate Democrats defeated a common-sense bill that would elevate criminal penalties for convicted sex offenders that fail to register every year with the Division of Criminal Justice Services’ sex offender registry. Under the Republican bill, the penalty for failure to register would be raise from a misdemeanor to a class D felony.

 

May 20, 2009
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SENATOR GOLDEN INVITES COMMUNITY TO TOWN HALL MEETING

Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) will be hosting a community town hall meeting for the residents of Marine Park, Gerritsen Beach and Sheepshead Bay on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the Kings Bay YM-YMHA located at 3495 Nostrand Avenue.

 

May 19, 2009
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Senator Golden Says “We Need Results – Not Talk on the Freedom Towers”

Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C-I, Brooklyn) has called on Governor Paterson and Speaker Silver to stop issuing press releases on the need to build the Freedom Towers and to actually start doing something. Senator Golden has urged the Governor and Speaker to obtain federal stimulus money earmarked for the building of the Freedom Towers, and to set a firm timeline for construction. The Freedom Towers would consist of three buildings totaling more than 7.5 million square feet.

May 8, 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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