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SENATOR NOZZOLIO APPOINTED TO STATE SENATE FINANCE AND RULES COMMITTEES

New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio has been selected to serve on two of the most critically important committees in the New York State Senate. It has been announced today that Senator Nozzolio has been chosen to serve on both the Senate Finance Committee and the Senate Rules Committee.

January 6, 2011
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO'S 2011 CALENDAR

Click here to download Senator Nozzolio's 2011 calendar for your personal use:

January 4, 2011
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A NEW YEAR FOR NEW YORK STATE: CRITICAL STEPS NEEDED FOR ECONOMIC RENEWAL OF THE EMPIRE STATE

 

New York State is facing the most difficult of times.  Every single day, New York is losing businesses and jobs to more job-friendly states.  The new year, new Governor and new Senate Leadership in our State government brings with it real opportunity for change.  It's time to take firm and decisive action to turn our State around.

January 4, 2011
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A NEW YEAR FOR NEW YORK STATE: CRITICAL STEPS NEEDED FOR ECONOMIC RENEWAL OF THE EMPIRE STATE

New York State is facing the most difficult of times. Every single day, New York is losing businesses and jobs to more job-friendly states. The new year, new Governor and new Senate Leadership in our State government brings with it real opportunity for change. It's time to take firm and decisive action to turn our State around.

The states that encourage business and job growth will be the states that will succeed in the next decade. I am committed to making the changes necessary to change the direction of our State and to renew hope and prosperity for all New Yorkers. My immediate priorities for New York State in 2011 are:

CUT SPENDING:

January 3, 2011
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO: THE GOSSETT CENTER SHOULD STAY AND COMMISSIONER CARRION NEEDS TO RESIGN

New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio today voiced opposition and raised serious concerns with proposed plans to dismantle the State juvenile justice system by allowing localities to operate their own juvenile justice services. It has been proposed by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and others that the Office of Children and Family Services transfer the juvenile justice system to local community-based programs. This proposal would include the closure of the Louis Gossett Jr. Center in Lansing.

December 23, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO BLAST’S DEC’S CLOSED-DOOR RULE MAKING ON OUTDOOR WOOD BOILERS

New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio today blasted officials at the Department of Environmental Conservation for forcing through without public scrutiny a new set of invasive regulations restricting the use of outdoor wood boilers. These regulations were hastily enacted at a meeting of the DEC’s Environmental Review Board that was announced just days before the vote and without an opportunity for public comment.

December 22, 2010
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VFW Membership Dinner

Senator Mike Nozzolio recently spoke at the Newark VFW’s annual membership dinner and thanked the members of the VFW and their families for their service to our Nation. We must never forget the debt of gratitude that we owe to our veterans.

 

Seated: Jack Haight; David Christler; Mayor Peter Blandino; Dennis Tellier

Standing: Commander Jack Veasy; Commander Jim Vanderpool; Richard Trast; Chplin Norm VanDemoretel; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Commander Tim Sheehe; Roder Benne; Art Smeatin; Dick DeVolder

 

December 22, 2010
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Senator Nozzolio Demands Governor Deny Clemency For Holly Coomber


Recently, Senator Nozzolio called on Governor Paterson to deny clemency to Holly Coomber, who was a willing participant in the cold blooded murder of Donna Guerriri. View a recent news story about Senator Nozzolio's efforts to ensure that Holly Coomber NOT be released from prison here.

December 14, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO TO SERVE ON NEW RACING TASK FORCE

SENATOR NOZZOLIO TO SERVE ON NEW RACING TASK FORCE

December 10, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO DEMANDS GOVERNOR DENY CLEMENCY TO HOLLY COOMBER FOR ROLE IN MURDER OF DONNA GUERRIRI

 

 

Continuing his aggressive efforts to ensure dangerous violent felons are never released into our communities, State Senator Mike Nozzolio is demanding that Governor Paterson deny clemency to Holly Coomber, an inmate serving a 12 1/2 to 25 year sentence at the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility for her role in the violent and cold blooded murder of Donna Guerriri.

“Donna's family and our entire region still mourns her loss and the life of this vibrant young woman, who was a daughter, a wife and a mother of two small children. The pain and suffering that Holly Coomber has caused Donna Guerriri's family can never be erased and cannot and should not be excused,” said Senator Nozzolio.

December 8, 2010
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Thanking Senator Schumer For His Opposition to the Indian Land Claim

Please click here to view my recent letter to Senator Chuck Schumer, thanking him for his recent statement in opposition to placing land into trust for the Cayuga Indian Nation.

 

 

 

 

December 7, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO LAUNCHES ANNUAL DRIVE TO BENEFIT THE TROOPS

Seneca Falls- New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio continues his unwavering commitment to the brave men and women serving our Nation overseas by hosting his annual Holiday Drive for the Troops.  As he did last year, Senator Nozzolio is once again working with several local leaders to expand the Holiday Drive, including New York State Assemblyman Bob Oaks,  New York State Assemblyman Gary Finch and Webster Supervisor R

November 18, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO: THANK YOU TO OUR VETERANS

No nation in the history of the world has ever done more or given more in the defense of world freedom than the United States and its citizens. 

Just as our veterans recognized their duty to honor and serve their Country, we too must recognize our duty as Americans to honor the profound sacrifices they made so that we could live our lives in freedom.

November 10, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO BLASTS FEDERAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT ON CAYUGA LAND CLAIM

In response to the federal Environmental Impact Statement declaring there would be no significant impact on the region if the Cayuga Indian Nation put their land in Seneca and Cayuga Counties into trust, State Senator Mike Nozzolio blasted the federal government for their reckless disregard of thecitizens of the Finger Lakes region.“Can’t the federal government do basic math? Anyone who can add or subtract will tell you that if land is taken off the tax rolls, local governments will lose revenue and the region’s property taxpayers will be forced to assume the consequences,” said Senator Nozzolio.

November 3, 2010
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Thanking Walworth Fire Department

Recently, Senator Nozzolio met with members of the Walworth Fire Department to acknowledge their service to the community.

 Pictured with Senator Nozzolio: Jon Alo, Karel Ambroz, Buzz Appleman, George Consiglio, Captain Rich Dierks, Commissioner Jim Drew, Chief Gary Germano, Ron Hermanet, Christopher House, Katie House, Commissioner Steve MacNeal, Deputy Chief Ed Parkhurst, Deputy Chief Charlie Phalen, Town Supervisor Bob Plant, Mark Rutkowski, Patrick Schmitt, Jason Strickland, and Gen VanDeWalle.

 

October 29, 2010
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COMMITMENT TO NEW YORK TAXPAYERS

Please click below to view my Commitment to New York Taxpayers, a specific and detailed agenda for the economic renewal of the Empire State:

September 23, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO RECEIVES “CIRCLE OF FRIENDS” AWARD FROM NEW YORK FARM BUREAU

In recognition of his efforts to help New York State farmers grow and create jobs, State Senator Mike Nozzolio has been honored by the New York Farm Bureau with its “Circle of Friends” award.  The “Circle of Friends” award acknowledges Senator Nozzolio’s active support of New York agriculture and the New York Farm Bureau.

September 22, 2010
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SENATOR NOZZOLIO RANKED AS TOP “PRO-JOBS SUPPORTER” BY BUSINESS COUNCIL

In recognition of his efforts to support job growth, cut taxes and remove unnecessary regulations that impede job development, State Senator Mike Nozzolio has been named one of the top “Pro Jobs Supporters” in the Senate by the Business Council of New York State as part of the Council’s 2010 Voters’ Guide.

September 16, 2010
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Senator Nozzolio Instrumental In Business Development And Job Creation

Seneca Falls - Senator Mike Nozzolio’s ongoing efforts to strengthen capital investment, create jobs, and encourage business development recently resulted in the groundbreaking of a new branch of Lyons National Bank in Seneca Falls.

Pictured left to right at the ceremony are: Jeff Friend, Lyons National Bank Vice President and District Manager; Peter Same, Seneca County Supervisor; Senator Mike Nozzolio; Robert Schick, Chief Executive Officer and President of Lyons National Bank; Brian Kolb, Assembly Minority Leader; Suzanne Sinclair, Seneca County Supervisor; Jill Hansen, Seneca County Branch Manager; and Tom Kime, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Lyons National Bank.

 

September 15, 2010
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A DAY OF REMEMBRANCE

As we approach the anniversary of September 11th and the most horrific terrorist attack on American soil, it is important that we pause to recognize the sacrifices, commitment and dedication of the thousands of Americans who answered the call to duty on that fateful day. Earlier this week, a 70-foot steel column from the World Trade Center was put in place at ground zero in Manhattan.

September 10, 2010
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