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DÍAZ TO PRESENT FIRST DOMINICAN HERITAGE RESOLUTION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFEBRUARY 17, 2009

DÍAZ TO PRESENT FIRST DOMINICAN HERITAGE RESOLUTION

IN NEW YORK STATE SENATE

On Tuesday, February 23, 2010, Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, Chairman of the New York State Puerto Rican and Hispanic Caucus will be presenting on the floor of the New York State Senate, a resolution commemorating Dominican Heritage in New York State.

February 17, 2010
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Senator Díaz Calls for Committee to Investigate AEG Selection

February 11, 2010For Immediate ReleaseSenator Díaz Calls for Committee to Investigate AEG Selection

Bronx, NY - State Senator Rubén Díaz, Sr. called on Senate Democratic Conference Leader John L. Sampson to create a committee to investigate the selection of AEG to operate VLTs at the Aqueduct race track.

February 11, 2010
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Senator Rubén Díaz Questions the Integrity of the Senate in Monserrate Expulsion

February 10, 2010For Immediate Release

Senator Rubén Díaz Questions the Integrity of the Senate in Monserrate Expulsion

Albany, NY - The decision of the New York State Senate to expel Senator Hiram Monserrate has brought many other questions to my mind.

February 10, 2010
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New York State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz and the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization to Hold Press Conference at Bronx Rubber Room

PRESS RELEASEFebruary 8, 2010For Immediate Release

New York State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz and the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization to Hold Press Conference at Bronx Rubber Room

February 8, 2010
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Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz: Enough Already with the Rubber Rooms!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA ADVISORYFebruary 7, 2010

Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz: Enough Already with the Rubber Rooms!

February 8, 2010
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JEWISH ORGANIZATION TO HONOR SENATOR RUBÉN DÍAZ AS PUBLIC SERVANT CHAMPION

PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     February 2, 2010

JEWISH ORGANIZATION TO HONOR SENATOR RUBÉN DÍAZ AS PUBLIC SERVANT CHAMPION

On Friday, February 5, 2010, the Bronx Jewish Community Council will honor Senator Rubén Díaz with the title of  Public Servant Champion of the Bronx. The Bronx Jewish Community Council will offer this homage to Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz in recognition of his struggle, commitment and dedication to the Bronx, the State of New York and the Jewish community.

February 2, 2010
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SENATOR RUBÉN DÍAZ AND THE NEW YORK HISPANIC CLERGY ORGANIZATION TO ROLL OUT CENSUS 2010 FAITH BASED INITIATIVE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                  CONTACT:  718 991 3161January 28, 2010

SENATOR RUBÉN DÍAZ AND THE NEW YORK HISPANIC CLERGY

ORGANIZATION TO ROLL OUT CENSUS 2010 FAITH BASED INITIATIVE

January 28, 2010
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Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz Applauds Selection of Rafael Piñero to

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION   Contact:  Senator Rubén DíazJanuary 27, 2010     (718)  991 3161

 

Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz Applauds Selection of Rafael Piñero to Highest Rank in NYPD History 

January 27, 2010
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State Senator Rubén Díaz to Senators Smith and Sampson:

January 19, 2010For Immediate ReleaseContact: Senator Rubén Díaz 718-496-4793

State Senator Rubén Díaz to Senators Smith and Sampson:“Let Governor Paterson’s Race to the Top LegislationCome to the Floor for a Vote”

January 19, 2010  State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz today called on Senate President Malcolm Smith and Democratic Conference Leader John Sampson to allow Governor David Paterson’s “Race to the Top” bill to come to the Senate floor for a vote.

January 19, 2010
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SENATOR REV. RUBÉN DÍAZ AND THE NEW YORK HISPANIC CLERGY ORGANIZATION TO ORGANIZE EFFORTS TO HELP HAITI

PRESS RELEASEJanuary 13, 2010FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SENATOR REV. RUBÉN DÍAZ AND THE NEW YORK  HISPANIC CLERGY ORGANIZATION TO ORGANIZE EFFORTS TO HELP HAITI

January 13, 2010
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Senator Díaz to Wayne Barrett: “Get Your Facts Straight!”

PRESS RELEASEJanuary 12, 2010For Immediate Release

Senator Díaz to Wayne Barrett: “Get Your Facts Straight!”

I don’t know why there are some reporters and news media people that are always attributing to me quotes and statements that I have never said.

January 12, 2010
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State Senator Ruben Diaz Criticizes Lack of State Representation in Newly Created Museum of The American Latino

New York State Senator Ruben Díaz, Chairman of the New York State Senate Puerto Rican and Latino Caucus today sent a letter to Congressman José Serrano requesting that he review the lack of state representation in the recently created National Museum of the American Latino. 

January 7, 2010
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Three Kings will visit Bronx Children

PRESS RELEASEJANUARY 4, 2010FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

THREE KINGS WILL VISIT BRONX CHILDREN

Bronx Borough President Rubén Díaz, Jr., New York State Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, Affinity Health Plan and the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization, will be celebrating the visit of the Three Kings. The first 1000 children, between the ages of 1 and 9 years of age, will receive a free gift.

January 4, 2010
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Hunger A Tragic Reality For Too Many Senior Citizens

November 20, 2009For Immediate Release

Hunger A Tragic Reality For Too Many Senior Citizens

The Meals on Wheels Association of America released a report yesterday documenting the tragic reality of  hunger among senior citizens.  “Senior Hunger in the United States: Differences Across States and Rural and Urban Areas” reveals the tragic reality that hunger and malnutrition continue to be significant problems for older Americans. 

November 24, 2009
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Senator Díaz to Give Out Turkeys to 2000 Senior Citizens

Knowing how difficult these times are for our senior citizens, State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz, Sr. has arranged for two thousand (2,000) senior citizens in his senatorial district to receive one turkey each.

November 17, 2009
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Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz to Attend Family Day Event with Book Bags for 300 Children

New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) will distribute book bags to the first 300 children who attend the Family Day festivity on Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 3:00 pm at the Rock Garden located at East 174th Street and Longfellow Avenue in The Bronx.  This family event has been organized by Reverend Joel Bauza, Pastor of the Calvary Church on E. 174th Street.

October 30, 2009
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BILL THOMPSON TO MEET WITH SENATOR REVEREND RUBEN DIAZ AND THE NEW YORK HISPANIC CLERGY ORGANIZATION

On Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 10:00am New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) will welcome Bill Thompson as a special guest at a meeting with the New York Hispanic Clergy Organization.  This meeting will take place at the Christian Community Neighborhood Church located at 1437 Longfellow Avenue, between Jennings and Freeman Streets in The Bronx. 

October 28, 2009
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Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz to Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver: Stop Stalling

New York State Senator Reverend Ruben Diaz (D-Bronx) is insisting that Senate Bill S27B, which he has co-sponsored, no longer remain stalled in the Assembly. S27B  requires the installation of ignition interlock devices for all persons convicted of driving while intoxicated. 

October 26, 2009
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SENATOR REVEREND DIAZ RESPONDS TO NEWLY FORMED COMMITTEE INVESTIGATING SENATOR HIRAM MONSERRATE

First, it is disappointing to hear Senate Conference President John Sampson saying that he is putting together an independent and impartial Senate Committee to investigate Senator Hiram Monserrate and at the same time sending a message to the committee members by stating “As a father and as a husband, I am not only angry, I am also pissed off”.  That statement alone may be interpreted as a direct order to the committee to “get Monserrate”. 

October 21, 2009
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