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SENATOR NOZZOLIO LEADS EFFORT TO ELIMINATE GAP ELIMINATION ADJUSTMENT AND REDUCE PROPERTY TAXES IN UPSTATE

Senator Michael Nozzolio announced he has reintroduced his legislation, Senate Bill 512 in the New York State Senate and is leading the effort to end the Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA) once and for all in New York.

 “Over the last several years, I have heard from hundreds of parents, teachers, school board members, school superintendents and administrators throughout my district, all with the same message; help us put an end to the disastrous Gap Elimination Adjustment,” said Senator Nozzolio.

The GEA was an unfair state aid cut to schools that was enacted in 2010 by the

January 30, 2015
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES ENACTMENT OF MEASURES TO TOUGHEN PENALTIES FOR SEX OFFENDERS

Senator Mike Nozzolio announced the enactment of legislation in the New York State Senate which would help keep communities safer from sexual predators.  

January 26, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO MEETS WITH NYSCOPBA PRESIDENT MICHAEL POWERS

New York’s Correctional Officers walk the toughest beat in law enforcement. Every day these professionals risk their lives to protect our communities from violent criminals. 

January 26, 2015
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO REAPPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF NEW YORK STATE SENATE CODES COMMITTEE: ANNOUNCES FIRST HEARING ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE ISSUES

State Senator Mike Nozzolio has been reappointed as Chairman of the New York State Senate Codes Committee.  The Committee is one of the most important and active committees in the State Legislature and has jurisdiction over all aspects of criminal justice policy. “It is an honor for me to again be given the opportunity to serve as Chairman of the Codes Committee. I look forward to working with my colleagues on the Committee to strengthen our State’s criminal justice laws and to work to protect our communities from violent criminals,” said Senator Nozzolio.   

January 23, 2015
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Remember When? The St. Patrick's Championship Basketball Team

Now that we are well into the New Year, the sports seasons run into each other and add a wide variety of options for our viewing pleasure.  The college football championships have been completed, the teams who will play in the Super Bowl have been determined and the basketball and hockey seasons are beginning to be defined.

January 22, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Garret Waldron as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Garret Waldron of the Union Springs Fire Department. Congratulations Garret and thank you for your service and dedication to Union Springs and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Garrett and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

January 20, 2015
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Public Hearing: Examining police safety and public protection in New York State

Senate Standing Committee on CodesChair: Senator Michael F. NozzolioPublic Hearing: Examining police safety and public protection in New York StatePlace: Van Buren Hearing Room A, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor, Albany, New YorkTime: 1:00 P.M.Contact: Lisa Mooney (518) 455-2597Media Contact: Senate Majority Press Office (518) 455-2264ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

February 26, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO CALLS ON NEW YORK CITY MAYOR TO STOP POLYSTYRENE BAN

A proposed ban on polystyrene foam food service containers would have a devastating impact on businesses in the Finger Lakes region, including Pactiv, which employs hundreds of workers at their Canandaigua facility.

January 14, 2015
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES ENACTMENT OF WOMEN’S EQUALITY PACKAGE

Senator Mike Nozzolio announced that the New York State Senate, in its first legislative act of 2015,  has enacted a long overdue comprehensive Women’s Equality Agenda that will enhance the rights of women across New York and protect those who are most vulnerable to abuse and discrimination. 

January 13, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Mark Anthony as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Mark Anthony of the North Rose Fire Department. Congratulations Mark and thank you for your service and dedication to Rose, North Rose and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Mark and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

January 12, 2015
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Looking Ahead: Lowering Taxes, Creating Jobs, and Investing in Infrastructure

Taxes in New York are too high, and as a result, New York is losing people, businesses, and good paying jobs to other states with lower taxes and better economic climates. Although we have taken significant steps to cut taxes and make New York more business friendly, there is still a great deal of work to be done.

We all know someone who has lost his or her job as the result of a business closure or the decision to move the company to a more business friendly state. It's a story that repeats itself time and time again-- and must be rewritten. Families are leaving the State instead of building their futures here.

January 6, 2015
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Dave Saunders as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Dave Saunders of the Varick Fire Department. Congratulations Dave and thank you for your service and dedication to Geneva and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Dave and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

January 6, 2015
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Cornell Agricultural Experiment Station Vital to Our Region

 

From the vineyards around our lakes, to the wheat fields awaiting harvest, to the potato fields in our region’s rich muck soil, to our dairy farms and fruit apple orchards, agriculture is unquestionably the backbone of our economy.

January 2, 2015
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SENATOR MIKE NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES NEW STATE LAWS TO HELP VETERANS, PROTECT MINORS, AND CREATE JOBS

Senator Mike Nozzolio today announced that measures to help veterans find employment and housing are among the highlights of new state laws that will take effect on January 1, 2015.

“It is my belief that there is no greater debt of honor owed to anyone than that which every American citizen owes to our veterans, especially those who have been disabled while serving our Nation,” said Senator Mike Nozzolio. “Our veterans have sacrificed so much to protect our country and its people, and these new laws are a way in which we can honor our veterans and begin to repay the debt we owe to them.”

December 30, 2014
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO TAKES OATH OF OFFICE

Seneca Falls- Ontario County Court Judge Craig Doran who also serves as Administrative Judge for the Seventh Judicial District and Acting Supreme Court Justice, recently administered the formal oath of office to New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio.  Judge Doran is well known for his outstanding community service and fairness in interpreting the law.

December 30, 2014
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STATE SENATE TO HOLD JOINT COMMITTEE HEARINGS IN JANUARY ABOUT POLICE SAFETY AND PUBLIC PROTECTION Hearings Will Focus on Serious Safety Concerns Raised By the Shooting Deaths of Two New York City Police Officers

The New York State Senate will hold a series of public hearings convened by four Senate committees starting in early January to examine police safety and public protection in New York City and throughout the state.  The hearings will review serious safety concerns raised by the shooting deaths of two NYPD Officers, Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu, in addition to other recent attacks and hostility directed at law enforcement.

 

December 29, 2014
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Senator Nozzolio Recognizes Patrick DeLuca as "Firefighter of the Week"

Senator Mike Nozzolio has announced this week’s nomination for his Facebook "Firefighter of the Week" recognition: Patrick DeLuca of the Owasco Fire Department. Congratulations Patrick and thank you for your service and dedication to Auburn and the surrounding communities!

Click the below link to view the gallery and to learn more about Patrick and previous nominees, and their service as volunteer firefighters:

http://a.pgtb.me/hHsRnG

December 29, 2014
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO ANNOUNCES SECOND PHASE OF COMBAT HEROIN CAMPAIGN

Senator Mike Nozzolio today announced the next phase of New York’s “Combat Heroin” Campaign.

December 23, 2014
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