News From New York StateSenator Shirley L. HuntleyFor Immediate Release: April 12, 2011
Alcohol Flavored Drinks Targeted for Minors
(D-Jamaica) On April 12, 2011 Senator Shirley L. Huntley, Ranking Minority Member on the Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse participated in a hearing to explore high alcohol flavored malt beverages that are being proliferated and marketed towards minors.
News From New York StateSenator Shirley L. Huntley
Resignation of Cathie Black as NYC School Chancellor
(D-Jamaica, NY) April 7, 2011, Senator Shirley L. Huntley has always been a strong advocate for education. As former president of the School Board District 28 and current Co-Chair of the Senate Committee on New York City School Governance, Senator Huntley has the experience and vast knowledge of the needs for our schools and students to be successful.
News From New York StateSenator Shirley L. HuntleyFor Immediate Release: April 6, 2011Contact: Antonio Rodriguez | firstname.lastname@example.org | (518) 455-3531
APRIL IS AUTISM AWARENESS MONTHSenator Shirley L. Huntley supports Autism Advocacy
Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica) recognizes April as Autism Awareness Month and encourages New Yorkers to learn more about autism and its effects on children and their families, as well as what can be done to help the cause.
News From New York StateSenator Shirley L. HuntleyFor Immediate Release: April 5, 2011Contact: Bryant G. Gaspard | email@example.com | (518) 455-3531
Senate Bills Strengthen Protections for Youth and Other Vulnerable New Yorkers from Sexual Predators
Working to protect victims of sexual abuse, the New York State Senate passed a package of bills aimed at improving public safety, creating harsher penalties for perpetrators of sexual abuse and strengthening adherence to penal laws, Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica) announced today.
Rochdale Village To Be The First Site Of A Wellness Center As Part Of The Healthy Heart Project Senator Shirley L. Huntley And Dr. Robert Evans Spearhead The Fight Against Heart Disease In African American Women
(D-Jamaica), Senator Shirley L. Huntley’s office announced today a new community wellness initiative aimed at empowering African American women to combat heart disease. Called The Healthy Heart Project at Rochdale Village, this collaborative community effort is being coordinated by Senator Huntley and Dr. Robert Evans, with assistance of the newly founded Community Wellness Centers of America, LLC, that is basing its wellness outreach on a new testing device for heart disease called Multifunction Cardiogram or “MCG”, a risk-free test with 90-95% accuracy rates in diagnosing ischemic heart disease.
For Immediate Release: September 24, 2010Contacts: Antonio Rodriguez (Huntley) | (518) 455-3531Jane Carey (Lancman) | (718) 820-0241
"Hospital Closure Planning Act" Sent to Governor's Desk for Signature
Bill Requires State To Address Impact Of Hospital Closings On Communities
Elected officials from across the City today urged Governor Paterson to sign the "Hospital Closure Planning Act" (A.10748A/S.7483A). The charge was led at a press conference this afternoon with the bill's sponsors, Assemblyman Rory Lancman (D-Queens) and Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica).