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SENATE RELEASES "BLUE BOOK"

(Albany, NY) Senate Majority Conference Leader John L. Sampson and Finance Committee Chairman Carl Kruger today released the Senate’s “Blue Book”— a finance staff analysis of the proposed $133.9 billion 2010-11 Executive Budget.  The Legislature has an obligation to the public to enact a budget that creates jobs, controls spending, and provides relief to overburdened taxpayers.

January 27, 2010
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STACHOWSKI ANNOUNCES STATE GRANT FOR LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF BUFFALO AND ERIE COUNTY

STACHOWSKI ANNOUNCES STATE GRANT FOR LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF BUFFALO AND ERIE COUNTY 

January 22, 2010
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Senator Stachowski Receives National Federation Award

Senator Stachowski Receives National Federation AwardJanuary 21, 2010 New York State Senator William T. Stachowski, D-Buffalo, was honored for his outstanding contributions to community service by the National Federation for Just Communities (NFJC), at their annual awards luncheon. The National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York held its annual Community Leader Awards Luncheon on January 21, 2010, in the Buffalo Convention Center.

January 22, 2010
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Senator Stachowski Celebrates Dr Martin Luther King Jr With Day of Service

Senator Stachowski Celebrates Dr Martin Luther King Jr With Day of ServiceJanuary 18, 2010 Western New Yorker celebrated the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday on Monday, as “Not A Day Off, But A Day ON!”.

January 21, 2010
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Stachowski Reacts to Governor's Proposed 2010-2011 Executive Budget

Stachowski Reacts to Governor's Proposed 2010-2011 Executive BudgetJanuary 19, 2010  “While I fully support mandate relief to local governments and school districts, the consolidation of certain state agencies, the restructuring of the Empire Zone program, and the proposed changes to SUNY and CUNY that would give them more independence, I believe the Governor’s budget is very troubling in many areas,” said Senator William T.

January 20, 2010
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Senator Stachowski Secures State Grant for Valley Community Association

Senator Stachowski Secures State Grant for Valley Community Association

January 14, 2010

January 20, 2010
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STATEMENT FROM SENATOR WILLIAM T. STACHOWSKI

SENATOR STACHOWSKI REACTS TO RELEASE OF GOVERNOR'S 2010-11 EXECUTIVE BUDGET

January 19, 2010
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Rural Broadband Funding

Residents of NYS who are underserved by broadband internet should check out: http://broadbandusa.gov/. Billions of dollars have been alloted to expand high-speed internet access in rural areas.

January 19, 2010
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STACHOWSKI WORKS WITH SENATE LABOR COMMITTEE AT PUBLIC HEARING TO INVESTIGATE ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES OF UNSCRUPULOUS CONTRACTORS

Hearing Examined the Loss of Revenues to the State Caused by Employee Misclassification in the Construction Industry, and the Negative Impact on Law-abiding Workers and Employers  

January 13, 2010
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NRA and the Belly of the Beast

"Not all of the attendees were rock-ribbed Republicans, but most were avid hunters and outdoorspeople, mostly from rural upstate regions. One of the more popular speakers was the manager of the Remington arms Ilion factory who drew applause with mentions of the firm’s classic shotguns.

Budd Schroeder, an NRA activist from the western New York community of Lancaster, noted that lawmakers of both parties from that region including Francine Delmonte, and Bill Stachowski, both Dems, are pro-gun as are Republicans George Maziarz and Catharine Young."

January 13, 2010
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STACHOWSKI COSPONSORS MEASURE TO WEED OUT UNSCRUPULOUS CONTRACTORS

Legislation Will Create More Level Playing Field for Law-Abiding Bidders on Public Works Contracts

   Senator William T. Stachowski (D-C, Lake View), today announced he is cosponsoring legislation (S.5847) designed to ensure that contractors and subcontractors who compete for and win public works contracts in New York State meet specific responsibility standards.

January 11, 2010
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STACHOWSKI REACTS TO STATE OF THE STATE MESSAGE

STACHOWSKI REACTS TO STATE OF THE STATE MESSAGE

       Senator William T. Stachowski (D-C, Lake View) said that heanticipates a fresh start to this new legislative session upon viewing the2010 State of the State Message issued today by Governor David Paterson.

January 6, 2010
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Stachowski/Hoyt Propose Amendments to the Sexual Offender Management and Treatment Act

December 30, 2009

 Stachowski/Hoyt Propose Amendments to the Sexual Offender Management and Treatment Act New Law would prevent  paroled 100 year old sex offender from slipping through the cracks

December 30, 2009
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SENATE MEETS IN EXTRAORDINARY SESSION LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY FOR NOVEMBER 16, 2009

SENATE MEETS IN EXTRAORDINARY SESSION LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY FOR NOVEMBER 16, 2009 (Albany, NY)- The New York State Senate convened in extraordinary session, passing sweeping reforms that deliver wide-ranging relief for millions of New Yorkers.

November 18, 2009
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U.S. CENSUS is Hiring Again for positions that start in 2010!

U.S. CENSUS is Hiring Again for positions that start in 2010!

They are recruiting for:

Census Takers Crew Leaders Crew Leader Assistants Recruiting Assistants Census Clerks

Positions can be full or part-time depending upon need and hourly pay ranges from approximately $14.00 per hour to over $20.00 per hour depending upon position.

November 10, 2009
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Senator Stachowski Attends Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center Grand Opening

Senator Stachowski Attends Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center Grand Opening (Williamsville, NY)  NYS Senator William Stachowski (D, 58th District) joined with the Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center (BHSC), celebrating the Grand Opening of their new Williamsville Office at 5225 Sheridan Drive. The new center was made possible in part through a legislative grant secured by Senator Stachowski.

November 5, 2009
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