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SENATOR SALAND HONORED BY TACONIC HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT

Saland secured grant for technology upgrades for District

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Senator Saland Speaks on Improving State and Federal Education Policy.

Senator Saland appears at the National Press Club to announce findings and provide recommendations for improved federal and state education policy. As Co-Chair of NCSL's Education Task Force, the Senator was honored to be a part of this endeavor.  Please click on the link to read the "Education Week" article!

Senator Saland Speaks on Improving State and Federal Education Policy

Senator Saland appears at the National Press Club to announce findings and provide recommendations for improved federal and state education policy.

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SENATOR SALAND ANNOUNCES LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION GRANTS

Senator Steve Saland (R,I,C – Poughkeepsie) announces five area libraries have been awarded Public Library Construction Grants.  The grants are supported by a $14 million capital  fund appropriation in the 2009 State Budget.  In recognition of the lack of funding available for libraries’ construction

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SENATORS SALAND, HANNON, LITTLE AND O. JOHNSON ANNOUNCE LEGISLATIVE PACKAGE TO STOP BULLYING IN NYS

 Recent news stories have highlighted a number of vicious incidents of bullying in New York schools that show this type of peer abuse has become more pervasive and destructive. Last month, a West Islip teen hanged herself after being harassed by cyber-bullies who taunted her even in death. Another West Islip teenager was repeatedly cyber-bullied and beaten so badly by a classmate that she had to have reconstructive surgery on her face.

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