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New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz Sees Today's Verdict As Another Travesty Of Justice But Calls For Calm

 

New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz called State Supreme Court Justice Arthur J. Cooperman’s verdict of not guilty on all counts as "another travesty of justice". All charges for the three New York City Police officers who were on trial in the shooting death of Sean Bell were dismissed today in State Supreme Court after a 2-month non-jury trial.

April 28, 2008
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Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz And Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. To Lead Bronx Solidarity March

On Saturday, May 3, 2008 at 12:00 noon, New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and New York State Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (D-Bronx) will lead a Bronx Solidarity March to peacefully protest Supreme Court Justice Arthur J. Cooperman’s acquittal of three New York City Police Detectives in the shooting death of Sean Bell.

April 28, 2008
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El Gobernador David A Paterson Dira Presente En El Banquete Annual De La Organizacion De Ministros Hispanos De New York

El Hon. David Paterson, Gobernador del Estado de New York, el Hon. Eduardo Selman, consul general de la Republica Dominicana en N.Y., el Hon. Kenneth Liao, Embajador por el Consejo Cultural y Económico de Taipei, la Hon. Lorraine Cortes-Vasquez, Secretaria de Estado de NY, y el Hon. Thomas DiNapoli, Controlador del Estado de NY, son algunos de los dignatarios que estaran presente durante el Banquete Anual de la Organizacion de Ministros Hispanos de New York que preside el Senador Estatal, Rev. Ruben Diaz.

April 17, 2008
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NYS Governor David A. Paterson To Attend Ministers Banquet

The Hon. David A. Paterson, Governor of the State of New York, the Hon. Eduardo Selman, General Consul of the Dominican Republic in N.Y., the Hon. Kenneth Liao, Ambassador for the Taipei Economic & Cultural Council, the Hon. Lorraine Cortes-Vasquez, NYS Secretary of State, and the Hon. Thomas DiNapoli, NYS Comptroller, are among the dignitaries that will be attending the Annual Banquet of the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization.

April 17, 2008
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NYS Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz Asks Bronx State Legislators To Vote Against Congestion Pricing

The congestion pricing plan proposed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg and approved by the New York City Council, including all of the members of the Bronx delegation, except for Councilwoman Helen Foster who was absent, is a detrimental, dangerous, abusive and almost discriminatory plan that will possibly affect the neediest members of our community.

April 1, 2008
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April 1, 2008
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Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz And Assemblyman Ruben Diaz Jr. Join With Elected Officials And Community Leaders To Condemn Abuse Against Former New York City Police Officer

New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (D-Bronx) will hold a press conference with retired New York City Police Officer Harold Gregory on this Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 1:00PM at the at the Claremont Consolidated Rehabilitation Development located at 1100 Teller Avenue (near the corner of East 166th Street) in The Bronx to denounce the New York City Housing Authority’s abuse of and discrimination against the retired police officer.

February 19, 2008
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February 11, 2008
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February 1, 2008
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New York Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz Proposes Legislation To Amend State Tax Law To Add Needed Funds To The New York State Budget

New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) has proposed legislation to amend the New York State Tax Law and require credit card companies to remit the State’s portion of sales tax amounts from receipts of retail sale of taxable foods and services directly to the State Department of Taxation and Finance - and not back to the businesses and retail establishments for their estimates of amounts due.

January 23, 2008
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Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz And Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. To Welcome Bronx Children At Tree Kings Day Celebration

On Saturday, January 5, 2008 at 12:00 noon, New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and New York State Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr. (D-Bronx) will host their annual Three Kings Day Celebration at PS 5, located on the corner of East 149th Street and Jackson Avenue in The Bronx.Senator Rev.

January 2, 2008
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Senator Reverend Diaz, Assemblyman Ruben Diaz, Jr., and The NY State Hispanic Clergy Organization Respond With Emergency Relief For Santo Domingo

Este operativo se estará llevando a cabo el próximo miércoles, 14 de Noviembre, comenzando a las 11:00 a.m. en el 1840 Washington Avenue, entre las Calles 175 y 176 en el Condado del Bronx.

Para mas información puede llamar al Rev. Rubén Díaz al TEL. (718) 991-3161

November 9, 2007
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Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz To Condemn City Loopholes That Will Harm Homeless Families

Today, October 12th, at 4:00 PM, New York State Senator Rev.

October 12, 2007
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NYS Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz and NY Hispanic Clergy Organization To Demonstrate Against Abortion At Dr. Emily’s

For further information, please contact the office of Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz at (718) 991-3161, or Ann Noonan at (646) 251-6069.

Septiembre 25, 2007

Senador Rev. Rubén Díaz y Ministros Hispanos

Para más información, favor de llamar al Tel. (718) 991-3161.

September 27, 2007
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Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz And N.Y. Hispanic Clergy Organization To Join “40 Days For Life” At Dr Emily’s Abortion Clinic

On Thursday, October 16, 2008 from 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM, New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) and the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will participate with Expectant Mother Care at a 40 Days for Life event outside of Dr Emily’s abortion clinic located at 560 Southern Boulevard at 149th Street in The Bronx.

September 25, 2007
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New York Hispanic Ministers Condemn Police Brutality In Puerto Rico

[Bronx, NY] On Thursday, August 16, 2007 at 10:00 AM, the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization will gather in the Christian Community Neighborhood Church located at 1437 Longfellow Avenue (between Jennings and Freeman Avenues in Bronx County) to express their outrage and send a message to the Governor of Puerto Rico in response to the brutal killing of Mr.

August 15, 2007
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Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz And New York Hispanic Clergy Organization Will Hold Press Conference To Support NYC ID Cards

On Thursday, August 9, 2007 at 12:00 noon, on the steps of City Hall, New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz will join with the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization to offer support for legislation calling for the creation and issuance of identification cards for all New York City residents, including illegal immigrants.

August 6, 2007
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A Few Questions About Congestion Pricing Plans

As a State Legislator who is faced with deciding whether or not to approve the Congestion Pricing Plans proposed by the Mayor of the City of New York, I must ask: who is really going to benefit from these plans, and who is going to suffer from their impact? Although some media organizations, advocacy groups, and distinguished experts have come out in favor of these plans, as a representative of a core part of the South Bronx, which has been identified as the area with the highest asthma rates in the nation - I have some questions to ask.

June 15, 2007
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New York State Senator Rev. Ruben Diaz Opposes End Of Lyfe Programs

[Albany] New York State Senator  Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) strongly opposes plans to shut down the Martha Neilson School which is part of New York City’s LYFE/Living for the Young Family through Education Program for Pregnant and Parenting Students. Senator Rev.

June 12, 2007
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