William J. Larkin Jr.'s Press releases

SENATOR BILL LARKIN SECURES FUNDING FOR LOCAL LIBRARIES

Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) announced that he has secured funding through the New York State and Municipal Facilities Program for three libraries in his district.  Cornwall Public Library, Moffat Library and Monroe Free Library will each receive $50,000 in funding to assist with capital projects. 

October 21, 2014
Read more...

SENATOR BILL LARKIN SECURES FUNDING FOR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES

Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) announced that he has secured $343,500 in anti-crime and domestic violence prevention funding for seven local law enforcement agencies, the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, the Orange County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Newburgh Enlarged City School District.  The funding will be used for a wide variety of initiatives including the purchase of police vehicles, safety equipment, laptops, equipment to assist with investigations, building cameras and to assist with domestic violence prosecutions.

October 6, 2014
Read more...

Fish and Game: Seasons and Regulations

Please see the attached PDF for information on this years Fish and Game Seasons and Regulations.

August 25, 2014
Read more...
August 18, 2014
Read more...

Lyme Disease Brochure

Know the facts about Lyme Disease and other Tick-borne illnesses

Read the attached brochure!

August 18, 2014
Read more...

SENATOR BILL LARKIN SECURES $130,000 FOR ORANGE COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENTS

Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) announced that he has secured $130,000 in state funding for four Orange County Police Departments.  The City of Newburgh will receive $75,000 to purchase cameras; the Town of Newburgh will receive $20,000 to purchase laptops for their patrol vehicles; the Town of New Windsor will receive $20,000 to purchase a new patrol vehicle and the Town of Cornwall will receive $15,000 for safety equipment and the purchase of a new patrol vehicle.

August 13, 2014
Read more...

Column by Senator Bill Larkin on Oil Shipment Safety

Now that the state Division of Homeland Security (DHS) has ruled crude oil shipment information must be made available to the public through the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the criticism surrounding oil shipments in New York can get directed back to where it belongs: the federal government’s continued lack of enhanced oil train safety standards.

July 22, 2014
Read more...

SENATE REPUBLICANS LAUNCH BOLD PLAN TO INVEST OVER $3 BILLION BNP BANK SETTLEMENT TO KEEP STATE MOVING FORWARD

Accelerates Tax Relief, Rebuilds Infrastructure to Create Jobs, Helps Schools;

Rolls Back Economic Damage Caused by Senate Democrats

July 7, 2014
Read more...

STATEMENT BY SENATOR BILL LARKIN ON COMPASSIONATE CARE ACT PASSAGE

Statement by Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson) on Today’s Compassionate Care Vote:

June 20, 2014
Read more...

Addressing Lyme And Tick-Borne Diseases

A Comprehensive Response to a Growing Public Health Threat
To date in 2014, more than 450 new cases of Lyme disease have been reported in New York alone, and the number is expected to continue rising each year as disease-laden ticks spread to more communities.
The New York State Senate Task Force on Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases today released an important new report and action plan designed to enhance research, prevention, diagnosis and treatments for harmful tick-borne illnesses. 
The report’s recommendations focus on the need for: 
- additional research and data about past, current and future disease trends; 
- increased public awareness as the reach of the diseases spread t

June 18, 2014
Read more...

LARKIN MTA LEGISLATION PASSES SENATE

Eliminates MTA Supplemental Registration Fee For Farm Vehicles

June 17, 2014
Read more...

Legislation by Senator Bill Larkin Passes Senate

Bill Will Secure AIM Funding For Two Orange County Villages

June 16, 2014
Read more...

LARKIN BUYBACK LEGISLATION FOR VETERANS PASSES SENATE

Allows Veterans to Purchase Up To Three Years Of Service Credit in the NYS Retirement System

June 16, 2014
Read more...

Larkin Veteran’s Legislation Passes Senate

Allows Veterans to Purchase Up To Three Years Of Service Credit in the NYS Retirement System

June 11, 2014
Read more...

WEST POINT LEGISLATION PASSES SENATE

Bill Will Cede Certain Land To The Federal Government

Senator Bill Larkin (R-C, Cornwall-on-Hudson), announced today that Senate bill S6830A passed the Senate.  This legislation will cede to the federal government full concurrent jurisdiction in and over certain lands of the West Point Military Reservation in Highlands, Orange County.

June 10, 2014
Read more...

SENATE PASSES BILLS RECOMMENDED BY HEROIN TASK FORCE

Measures Will Help Address Growing Heroin and Opioid Use in New York

 

June 9, 2014
Read more...

SENATE RESOLUTION COMMEMORATES 70th ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY INVASION

Resolution Accompanied By Historical Exhibits; Passage of Veterans Legislation

June 3, 2014
Read more...

Senator Larkin and Assemblyman Tedisco Introduce Bill for New G.I.V.E Back Legislative Internship Program for Disabled Veterans

Lawmakers seek first-in-the-nation set-aside program to enable service-disabled 

veterans to participate in annual state legislative internship program

In advance of Memorial Day, New York State Senator Bill Larkin (R,C-Cornwall-on-Hudson), a World War II and Korean War combat veteran, and Assemblyman Jim Tedisco (R,C,I-Glenville) today introduced new legislation to create the G.I.V.E. Back NY program (Giving Internships for disabled Veterans not fully Employed) to enable disabled veterans to participate in the Assembly and Senate’s annual legislative internship program.

May 23, 2014
Read more...

UNITED STATES ARMY PRESENTS AWARD TO SENATOR BILL LARKIN

Combat Veteran and State Senator Honored for His Service to Veterans

May 21, 2014
Read more...
Syndicate content