Senator Bonacic is pictured with Richard Keiser, Past State Commander and Past National Executive Committeeman. Mr. Keiser was Senator Bonacic’s 2013 Veteran Hall of Fame Inductee.

(Albany, NY)- State Senator John J. Bonacic (R/C/I-Mt. Hope) was pleased to welcome veterans from across New York State this morning at the annual American Legion Legislative breakfast. The breakfast allows these men and women the opportunity to meet with their elected representatives and discuss issues and budget priorities that are important to veterans.


Emergency Community Fire Meeting

On Saturday, March 4th around 11:00 p.m.,  a 7 alarm fire ripped through seven buildings in part of Senator Sanders district in Richmond Hill, Queens. The fire left many families homeless and took over 200 firefighters four hours to put out the fire.

Senator Sanders has taken a proactive approach to this devastation and will be hosting an Emergency Community Meeting on Thursday, March 9th at 7PM near the scene at the Tulsi Mandir, 103-24 111th Street, Richmond Hill, NY 11419.

The New York State Senate today passed two drug prevention bills, sponsored by Senator Andrew Lanza, to help fight the spread of heroin and opioid use in New York by strengthening enforcement of major drug traffickers and those who sell drugs in parks and playgrounds.

ALBANY, NY—Senator Sue Serino (R, C, I—Hyde Park) announced the passage of her bill today that will provide New York’s small businesses and entrepreneurs a leg up when it comes to doling out state dollars.