Many state government watchers agree that 2011 was a pivotal year in New York. But with the new year underway, the challenges remain great and a heavy workload still faces the Legislature. Senator O'Mara will continue to offer his weekly perspective on many of the key issues throughout 2012, as well as on legislative actions, local initiatives, state programs and policies, and more. Stop back every Monday for Senator O'Mara's latest column "From the Capitol..."
[see attached copy of Sen. O'Mara's column in the August 27, 2012 Corning Leader]