Newsroom

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
Read more...

Public Hearing: Examining police safety and public protection in New York City

Senate Standing Committee on CodesChair: Senator Michael F. NozzolioPublic Hearing: Examining police safety and public protection in New York CityPlace: Senate Hearing Room, 250 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, New YorkTime: 12:00 P.M.Contact: Lisa Mooney (518) 455-2597Media Contact: Senate Majority Press Office (518) 455-2264ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

February 4, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Read more...

Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 1:00 PM, Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Room 124 CAP

February 3, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

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
Read more...

2015 Constituent Questionnaire

As your representative in the New York State Senate, I believe we can make New York a better place for our families to live and work. 

To best represent your needs and interests, I need your input.

Your willingness to complete this Legislative Questionnaire below will be deeply appreciated and will help me focus on the issues most important to you and your family. Be assured your responses and information will remain confidential.

December 31, 2014
Read more...