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Elected Officials Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children from Toxic Chemicals

Elected Officials Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children from Toxic Chemicals

Child Safe Products Act Would Require New York to Report, and Ultimately Ban, Toxic Chemicals in Children’s Products 

ALBANY, NY— Today, Sen. Phil Boyle (R-Bay Shore) and Assemblyman Steve Englebright (D-East Setauket) announced the introduction of a bill that would empower New York State to identify and phase out dangerous chemicals in products marketed to kids in New York.  

April 13, 2015
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EARTH DAY 2015 POSTER CONTEST: DISTRICT 4

Dear Students,Thank you for your wonderful contribution to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest.  This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 4th Senatorial District. Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state.  I am proud of your work and that of your classmates, and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is: Klaudia Rakowski6th GradeWest Babylon Junior High School

April 10, 2015
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Senator Boyle and the Islip Chamber of Commerce Host Food Drive

It is a priority for Senator Boyle to work hard for those in need.   This trying winter weather coupled with high fuel costs has forced many more Long Islander’s to look for assistance to feed themselves and their families.  The local churches and food pantries across the Island are having a difficult time to meet this rising demand. 

April 9, 2015
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Senate Passes 2015-16 State Budget

The New York State Senate passed a $142 billion 2015-16 State Budget that reflects the Senate’s commitment to strengthening the economy, increasing education funding by $1.4 billion to $23.5 billion and substantially restoring Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA) cuts, reducing the tax burden on New Yorkers, and creating a brighter future for communities across the state. For the fifth straight year, the 2015-16 State Budget keeps within a two-percent spending cap, rejects tax increases, and turns a $10 billion deficit into a surplus within those five years.  Highlights of the 2015-16 State Budget include:

April 1, 2015
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March 24, 2015
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Senator Boyle Seeks Local Nominations For Veterans' Hall Of Fame

This year’s Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Albany is planned for Tuesday, May 19, 2015, just before the Memorial Day weekend observances.  Senator Boyle  is accepting nominations for this year’s inductee until Friday, April 17, 2015. 

March 19, 2015
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Job Posting: Legislative Liaison

The Long Island Board of REALTORS® (LIBOR) currently has an opportunity in our Government Affairs Division for a Legislative Liaison.

The general job description is to augment the Government Affairs Division with an emphasis on expanding and intensifying our outreach program on the County and Township levels. The requirements include:

March 19, 2015
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June 18, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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March 11, 2015
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Press Release: L.I. Senators Push to Save Veterans Organizations Crumbling Structures

Friday, March 6, 2015

L.I. Senators Push to Save Veterans Organizations Crumbling Structures

Senators Phil Boyle and Tom Croci Announce Legislation to make Veterans Organizations eligible for grants to save deteriorating facilities 

Bay Shore, NY – As of September 2014, the US Department of Veteran Affairs estimates there are over 892,000 veterans in New York.  Many of these veterans actively participate and depend on their local American Legion, AmVets or Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) posts. Veteran’s organizations serve active service members and veterans with numerous types of community outreach.

March 9, 2015
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One on One Event Scheduled for this Evening in West Islip has been canceled

Please note that my One on One Event Scheduled for this Evening in West Islip has been canceled due to inclement weather.

 

March 5, 2015
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Job Posting: Electricians' union seeks to fill 50 apprenticeships

Electricians' union seeks to fill 50 apprenticeships

By JAMES T. MADORE  

The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Electrical Industry of Nassau and Suffolk Counties will begin taking applications Wednesday for 50 apprenticeships.

The committee is looking for 40 electrician apprentices, five residential electrician apprentices and five electrical maintenance technician apprentices. Applications are due by noon, Dec. 16.

Applications can be obtained in person from the committee's office at 370 Motor Pkwy. in Hauppauge, from 10 a.m. to noon on the first and third Wednesdays of each month, excluding legal holidays. They also must be submitted in person.

March 4, 2015
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Press Release: Senator Boyle Holds Pet Food Drive

 

For Immediate Release

Senator Boyle Holds Pet Food Drive

Senator participates in 4th Annual Legislative Food Drive Challenge to support pets in need

February 19, 2015
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Help Support Our Kids: End the GEA Budget Cuts!

I recently joined my Senate Republican colleagues in announcing a major new effort to completely eliminate the GEA budget cuts once and for all.

February 10, 2015
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Black History Month Awards Ceremony Honorees

BEVERLY A. THEODORE

“Sometimes we get so caught up in ourselves that we forget about others.”  Those are words taken directly from the mouth of Beverly Theodore.  And, they are words that she has used to change her own life. 

February 4, 2015
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Join Senator Boyle for his Black History Month Celebration!

Senator Boyle will be honoring thirteen outstanding members of the community at his 3rd Annual Black History Awards Ceremony.

What: Senator Boyle’s Black History Awards Ceremony

February 2, 2015
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Opportunities Long Island Apprenticeship Preparation Training Program

LOOKING FOR A CAREER IN THE

CONSTRUCTION TRADES?

OPPORTUNITIES LONG ISLAND APPRENTICESHIP PREPARATION TRAINING PROGRAM CAN, GET YOU THERE!

Opportunities Long Island is an intensive 10-week training program which includes OSHA 10, Blueprint Reading, and much more to help prepare you for a career in the building and construction trades.

Training is provided at no cost to you!

Don’t miss out on this opportunity! Attend an information session NOW!

 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

 Be a resident of Suffolk County

 Capable of performing 8 hours of physical labor each day

January 30, 2015
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Join My Women’s Equality Now! Campaign

It’s the start of the New Year – a time of optimism, of opportunity and of hope for a brighter future. Here in New York, for millions of women, it’s also a time of historic possibilities.

January 14, 2015
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