2011 Elmont Legislative Questionnaire

 
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    Do you support equal pay for equal work initiatives for men and women?
    YesNo
    Do you support a property tax cap that limits any yearly increase to 2% of your property taxes, including school district property taxes?
    YesNo
    Do you support requiring school districts to consolidate their administrative functions to help save tax money?
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    Job creation is one of my top priorities. Do you support the establishment of tax credits for every new job a small business creates?
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    New York state government has raised taxes by over $14 billion in the past two years, but still faces another $10 billion State Budget deficit again this year. Do you support balancing the State Budget and eliminating the deficit without raising taxes?
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    Are you or any member of your household in a labor union?
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    Would you support a State Budget that cuts spending even if that meant reducing spending on education aid and health care programs?
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    Would you support a cap on New York State budget annual spending increases?
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    Do you use Long Island Bus or LIRR on a regular basis?
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    In Elmont, do you support the walkable mall concept- like a Woodbury Commons- on the South lot of the Belmont Racetrack property to create jobs and expand the tax base?
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    New York currently spends over $1 billion per week on Medicaid services. Do you feel the State is doing enough to protect taxpayers from fraud, waste and abuse in the Medicaid program?
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    Do you support tighter restrictions on Medicaid spending, even if it means some services will no longer be available?
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    Do you support racial sensitivity training for all law enforcement personnel?
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    Would you support a semi-professional or professional soccer facility located at the Belmont property if it would create jobs, expand the tax base and also give an athletic outlet for local youth?
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    Do you support the revitalization project concept at the Old Argo theatre that will bring a grocery store to Elmont?
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    Do you support a moratorium on any LIRR, Long Island Bus and MTA fare increases until it completes a comprehensive, multi-year administrative cost reduction program?
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    Do you believe there are strong enough laws to protect health care and workers and nurses from mandatory over time that could lead to poor patient care?
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    Do you support holding up the State budget from final passage so that our schools and hospitals in Elmont receive their fair regional share of State Aid?