Posted by Ruben Diaz on Friday, February 4th, 2011
February 3, 2011
For Immediate Release
Senator Diaz to Governor Cuomo: Your Lieutenant Governor is Getting Stripped of Power!
New York State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz (D-Bronx) released the following statement today in response to legislation introduced today by Senate Republicans and supported by five Democrats that would remove a constitutional provision that the lieutenant governor shall act as governor when the governor leaves the state:
“I am surprised that Governor Andrew Cuomo is sitting idle while the Senate Republicans - along with the help of five Senate Democrats – continue to strip the Lieutenant Governor of his constitutional powers.
Posted by Ruben Diaz on Wednesday, March 9th, 2011
For Immediate Release
March 9, 2011
Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz to Governor Andrew Cuomo: Your Priorities are Out of Line with the Urgencies of the Day
New York State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz (D-Bronx) has issued the following statement in response to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s meeting today to strategize about how to legalize homosexual marriage in New York State:
Posted by Ruben Diaz on Thursday, March 10th, 2011
COMUNICADO DE PRENSA
10 de Marzo del 2011
PARA PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA
El Senador Reverendo Rubén Díaz al Gobernador Andrew Cuomo: Sus prioridades están fuera de línea
El Senador Estatal Reverendo Rubén Díaz (D-Bronx) ha públicado la siguiente declaración en respuesta a la reunión que el Gobernador Andrew Cuomo tuvo ayer para elaborar estrategias acerca de cómo legalizar el matrimonio entre homosexuales en el Estado de Nueva York:
Albany, NY - State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz (SD 32) announced today that the New York State Senate has completely restored Title XX funding for discretionary programs in its one-house budget bill.
“I am pleased and grateful that Senator Skelos and the Senate Republicans, as well as my conference Leader John Sampson and the Senate Democrats, worked to ensure that this very important funding was restored,” stated Senator Díaz.
El presupuesto que el Gobernador del Estado de Nueva York Andrew Cuomo ha sometido para este año traerá consecuencias fatales para nuestra comunidad.
Aunque logramos restituir el dinero para mantener abierto los centros de ancianos y la amenaza de cerrar 105 centros de personas mayores de edad ya no es real, por otro lado en el presupuesto el Gobernador Cuomo pide un corte de 2.8 billones de dolares en los beneficios de medicaid.