Albany, NY - Senator Mike Ranzenhofer gives an update on 23 bills, recommended by the Joint Senate Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction, passed by the State Senate. Senator Ranzenhofer hosted a public forum for the Task Force in Batavia on May 23.
Senator Ranzenhofer discusses legislative efforts to combat the rise in the use of heroin and opioids, the induction of a Genesee County resident into the State Senate's Veterans' Hall of Fame and priorities as the 2014 Legislative Session winds down.
Batavia, N.Y. - Senator Ranzenhofer hosted a public forum for the Joint Senate Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction at Batavia City Hall. The forum was one of 17 held across the State to solicit input on the rise in the use of heroin and opioids and develop recommendations for treating and preventing addiction and its consequences. Click here to learn more.
Albany, N.Y. - New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame Honoree Jim Neider reflects on his service in the United States Army and the induction ceremony in the State Capitol. Senator Ranzenhofer nominated Neider from the 61st Senate District. Click here to learn more.
Albany, NY - Senator Ranzenhofer updates constituents about his efforts in the State Capitol, including a bill to designate yogurt as the official State snack, honoring Chili Senior Center Director Mary Anne Sears as a 2014 Woman of Distinction, and a recent program to stop old electronics from being sent to a landfill.
Albany, NY - Senator Mike Ranzenhofer honored Chili Senior Center Director Mary Anne Sears at a State Capitol ceremony. Sears is the 2014 Woman of Distinction for the 61st Senate District. Click here for more information.
Senator Ranzenhofer explains his vote against confirming four candidates for the Board of Regents, and updates constituents on the Senate's Budget Plan and the flawed roll-out of Common Core by the State Education Department and Board Regents.
Senator Ranzenhofer discusses his opposition to the placement of sex offenders in residential group homes, remembering Flight 3407, and upcoming opportunities for residents to let their voice be heard on the 2014 State Budget.
Senator Ranzenhofer discusses the Governor's State of the State address and Executive Budget proposal, legislative proposals to reform the implementation of Common Core Learning Standards, and the reopening of the Space Lab Planetarium at Williamsville North High School.
State Senator Mike Ranzenhofer talks about the importance of passing legislation to implement the "Jobs for Heroes" program in New York State. Currently, almost forty other states are utilizing this program to honor our veterans.