Senator Jim Tedisco (R,C,I,REF-Glenville) today joined his Senate Republican Colleagues to urge the legislature to pass his legislation to enhance the voices of crime victims in parole hearings and to keep our communities safe and ensure dangerous offenders stay locked-up. 

Senator Jim Tedisco (R,C,I,REF-Glenville) legislation, “Brendan’s Lemon-Aid Law,” to help keep child-run lemonade stands open in New York State, today cleared its first legislative hurdle by passing in the Majority-controlled Senate Health Committee. 

May 3rd: Climate & Community Protection Act (CCPA) Event at the Rye Nature Center

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Join State Senators Shelley Mayer & Todd Kaminsky (Prime Sponsor of CCPA) for a panel discussion of the Climate & Community Protection Act (CCPA). 

Friday, May 3rd - 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

In the face of federal inaction on climate change, learn about personal efforts to tackle the problem in New York. 

PANELISTS

Game Accessibility Means Equality! JOIN US FOR AN INTERACTIVE EVENING OF VIDEO GAMES AND TECHNOLOGY! New technological advancements allow people with disabilities to play video games just like anyone else. Come by for hands-on demos of the technology and meet the accessibility experts making dreams come true for people with disabilities who just want to have fun! Registration is Required. Please call 518-455-2788.

In partnership with Senator Gustavo Rivera, Chair of the Committee on Health
With panelists Dr. Donald Moore, MD, MPH, Physicians for a National Health Program & Velda Jeffrey, Lead Organizer, 1199 SEIU

Thursday, May 2, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (Doors open at 6 PM)
1170 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11239

- What is the New York Health Act?
- Will it decrease the cost of individual health coverage?
- Who will qualify for coverage?
- What about pre-existing conditions?

G.A.M.E Day in Senate District 19

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Senator Roxanne J. Persaud, in Partnership with the AbleGamers Foundation, presents G.A.M.E Day in Senate District 19. Thursday, May 16th, 2019 • 4pm-6pm @ Brookdale University Hospital Cafeteria, One Brookdale Plaza | Brooklyn, NY 11212.

Senate District 19 Family Fun Day

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Senator Persuad's annual Family Fun Day will occur at Canarsie Park on Thursday, Aug. 15 from 12 to 6 p.m. this year. Be sure to save the date!

NY Health Act Forum - Join the Conversation

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Senator Roxanne J. Persaud invites you to join us for a presentation and discussion on the New York Health Act and how we can pass it!

In partnership with Senator Gustavo Rivera, Chair of the Committee on Health
With panelists Dr. Donald Moore, MD, MPH, Physicians for a National Health Program & Velda Jeffrey, Lead Organizer, 1199 SEIU

Thursday, May 2, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (Doors open at 6 PM)
1170 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11239

Senator Jim Tedisco (R,C,I,REF-Glenville) today served as a guest reader in Amy Clapper's and Rebecca Pratt's second grade classes at Northville Elementary School.  

 

Public Hearing on the Proposed Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act at SUNY Sullivan

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Joint – Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture
Chair: Senator Jen Metzger
and Senate Standing Committee on Labor
Chair:
 Senator Jessica Ramos
Public Hearing: To hear public testimony on the proposed Farmworkers Fair Labor Act
Place: Seelig Theatre, SUNY Sullivan, 112 College Road, Loch Sheldrake, New York
Time: 1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.

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