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A Victory for the Conservatives of America

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

District 32 Bronx County, New York

Tel 718-991-3161

A Victory for the Conservatives of America

You should know that on Monday May 5, 2014, the Unites States Supreme Court of America ruled in favor of a case established by a small town called Greece in upstate New York. This case was known as “The Case of the Town of Greece v. Galloway,” and it was in regards to prayers offered at public legislative meetings.

May 6, 2014
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A Real Travesty of Justice

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By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

District 32 Bronx County, New York

Tel 718-991-3161

A Real Travesty of Justice

You should know that the people of the Bronx, especially those residing in the area of the South Bronx which is covered by the 41st Police Precinct, will soon see their crime statistics going up costing their property and car insurance premiums to also go up.

You should also know that the irony of this is that this will happen even though crime in the area has come down and the area has become one of the safest in the Bronx. But because crimes committed inside the prison (house of detention) are applied to local police precincts, the people of the Bronx are the ones being punished and paying the price for it.

May 5, 2014
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The Rebirth of The Bronx

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By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

32nd Senatorial District, Bronx County, New York

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The Rebirth of The Bronx

You should know that on Monday, April 28th, the New York State Senate – in a Resolution introduced by Senator Jeff Klein – recognized and honored the County of the Bronx for the second year in a row. Under the coordination of Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr., Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj and Senator Jeff Klein, the Bronx has become a hot topic in Albany.

April 29, 2014
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Things That You Should Know

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

32nd Senatorial District, Bronx County, New York

Tel. 718-991-3161

 

Things That You Should Know

You should know that on June 24, 2014, New York State will host its Primary only for candidates running for the US Congress. This legal change was made 2 years ago when Federal District Court Judge Gary L. Sharpe ruled in a lawsuit that a September primary will not allow sufficient time to send absentee ballots to military voters. This will be the second time that New Yorkers will experience separate primaries for federal and state races.

April 23, 2014
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It is wrong. It is evil. It won't work.

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

32nd Senatorial District, Bronx County, New York

Tel. 718-991-3161

 

It is wrong. It is evil. It won't work.

You should know that according to some news reports, there is a movement afoot in Albany to break up the IDC-Republican Senate Coalition, which serves as the existing alliance that controls the New York State Senate. The IDC-Republican Senate Coalition is made up of the Senate Republicans and the five Independent Senate Democrats, led by Senator Jeff Klein.

April 17, 2014
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New Police Commissioner William Bratton is Showing Respect to Our Community

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By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

32nd Senatorial District, Bronx County, New York

Tel. 718-991-3161

 

New Police Commissioner William Bratton is Showing Respect to Our Community

You should know, that the new administration at 1 Police Plaza, is showing great respect and a new sense of consideration for our community here in the South Bronx.

It is important for me to mention that on Monday, February 10, 2014, Assemblyman Marcos Crespo and I sent a letter to the new Police Commissioner, the Honorable William Bratton, requesting a meeting.

April 4, 2014
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God Hates Ugly - What About COLA?

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

District 32 Bronx County, New York

Tel 718-991-3161

 

God Hates Ugly - What About COLA?

 

The New York State 2014-2015 Budget is due on April 1st, and one more year will go by when the most dedicated, hard working people in the State will once again be ignored.

As you know, COLA means Cost of Living Adjustment, and as long as inflation, expenses and prices increase, living conditions get worse for those who don’t make enough money. They invented the COLA supposedly to help those hardworking men and women.

March 25, 2014
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It’s Time to Bring Senator Jeff Klein and the IDC Back!

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By Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz

32nd Senatorial District, Bronx County, New York

Tel. 718-991-3161

 

It’s Time to Bring Senator Jeff Klein and the IDC Back!

You should know there is an old saying that you should be careful what you wish for because you might just get it. This means that sometimes we think we want something that will benefit our lives or help us to come out ahead, but when we get these things, they can turn out to be Achilles’ heels and make us feel sorry for ever wanting them.

March 18, 2014
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MORE THAN 500 PEOPLE WILL GET TOGETHER TO CELEBRATE ABRAZO GARIFUNA IN NEW YORK

PRESS RELEASE

March 13, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

MORE THAN 500 PEOPLE WILL GET TOGETHER TO CELEBRATE ABRAZO GARIFUNA IN NEW YORK

Bronx, NY-Senator Rev. Rubén Díaz, in conjunction with New York State Senator Jeff Klein and Assemblymen Marcos Crespo and Luis Sepulveda, will celebrate the 4th “Abrazo Garifuna in New York.” This event will honor the contributions of the Garifuna-Americans to the State and City of New York .

The event, will take place at Maestros Caterers located at 1703 Bronxdale Avenue, Bronx, New York, this Friday, March 14, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

March 13, 2014
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