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Senator Dilan's Opening Ceremony Pitch

Senator Dilan's Opening Ceremony Pitch

March 31, 2009
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Administering the Oath to Senator Dilan

Judges Ariel Belen, Wanye Siettia and Francois Rivera administered the oath to Senator Dilan

March 31, 2009
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Senator Dilan's Swearing-In Ceremony

Constiuents, Councilman Erik Dilan, Assemblyman Lopez, Senators Dilan & Ada L. Smith, Judge Francois Rivera during Senator Dilan's Swearing-In Ceremony in Albany

March 31, 2009
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CSA Retirees meet with Senator Dilan in Albany

CSA Retirees meet with Senator Dilan in Albany

March 31, 2009
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Educational Group Visits Albany

Educational Group visits Albany

March 31, 2009
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Senator Dilan Visits New York Dance & Arts Innovations

Senator Dilan visits New York Dance & Arts Innovations

March 31, 2009
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March 29, 2009
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March 29, 2009
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Senator Dilan’s Efforts Help Save “La Marqueta”

            Earlier this year, the merchants who occupy “La Marqueta” were told by the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of the City of New York that they were planning to close the market and they had until June 15th to leave and set-up shop somewhere else.  EDC had proposed to close the market in order to make way for affordable housing.  When Senator Dilan heard of this he immediately met with the ven

March 26, 2009
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Senator Dilan Responds To The State Commission On Health Care Facilities In The 21st Century’s Final Report

State Senator Martin Malavé Dilan today responded to the State Commission on Health Care Facilities in the 21st Century, also known as the Berger Commission Report, which outlined ways to trim some of the fat from the state’s bloated health care system.

March 18, 2009
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Senator Dilan Announces Funding for School-based Health Clinics

State Senator Martin Malavé Dilan (D-Brooklyn) today announced that Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center will receive a $204,805 grant from the State Department of Health in support of school-based health clinics, which provide on-site health care services free of charge to students at their local school.

March 14, 2009
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Senator Dilan Lauds Positive Impact of Workers’ Comp Reform

New York is immediately reaping the rewards of reforming Workers’ Compensation.”

      The legislation, which passed overwhelmingly in the Senate and Assembly and was signed into law by Gov. Spitzer in March, increases the maximum weekly benefit for injured workers from $400 to $600 over three years, and indexes future maximum weekly benefits at two-thirds of the average weekly wage.

March 14, 2009
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Senator Martin M. Dilan Says There is Still Time to Save Straphangers from Massive Fare Hikes and Service Cuts

August is recognized as National Immunization Awareness Month   Calling it "one of the most important things you can do to prepare your child for school," State Senator Martin Malave Dilan (D-Brooklyn) today reminded New Yorkers that as summer draws to a close, it's time to make sure their child's back-to-school immunizations are up to date.  Immunizations protect children against serious, vaccine-preventable diseases.

March 10, 2009
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Senator Dilan Urges New Yorkers to Give Blood this Summer

State Senator Martin Malave Dilan (D-Brooklyn) today reminded constituents that the state’s blood supply usually drops by about 10 to 15 percent during the summer, which can lead to dire circumstances for hospital patients in need of transfusions. He encouraged volunteers to help prevent the rationing of blood supplies by donating blood.

February 25, 2009
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Senator Dilan Reflects On Women’s History Month

         With March being Women’s History Month, Senator Martin Malave Dilan (D-Brooklyn) said "It is imperative we recognize the outstanding contributions that women make to our communities all over the world."

         Each year Americans set aside this month to celebrate and reflect on the historical significance of women in society.

February 12, 2009
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Senator Dilan Renews Call For Sweeping Government Reform Following Governor’s State Of The State Address

          Following the Governor’s annual State of the State Address, Senator Martin Malave Dilan (D-Brooklyn) called on the Legislature to pass sweeping reform measures meant to improve our public schools, strengthen Medicaid, lower taxes, create jobs and allow state government to better serve New Yorkers.

January 8, 2009
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Statement From Senator Dilan On The Recommendations Of The Judicial Nominating Commission

As many individuals have already stated, the list of seven candidates that the Judicial Nominating Commission has offered Governor Paterson is perplexing to say the least. I do however, want to commend all seven of the nominees put forth by the commission for their years of service and their impeccable records. Nevertheless, I find it extremely hard to believe that there is not one Latino or one woman who may be qualified to serve as the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals.

December 4, 2008
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Statement from Senator Dilan on the Recommendations of the Judicial Nominating Commission

As many individuals have already stated, the list of seven candidates that the Judicial Nominating Commission has offered Governor Paterson is perplexing to say the least. I do however, want to commend all seven of the nominees put forth by the commission for their years of service and their impeccable records. Nevertheless, I find it extremely hard to believe that there is not one Latino or one woman who may be qualified to serve as the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals.

December 4, 2008
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