WARD VOTING BILL PASSES SENATE

WARD VOTING BILL PASSES SENATE

PRESS RELEASE FROM SEN. LARKIN Senator Bill Larkin (R-C-I, 39th District) passed legislation that would permit union free and central school districts to establish school election wards. This legislation will restrict the election of candidates to the board of education to the particular election district where those candidates and the voters for that district reside. “This […]

Timelines: June 28, 2012

Rockland Must Move on After Bailout Fails in Senate Rockland County’s proposal to the New York State Senate for a debt bill allowing them to borrow up to $80 million failed on Thursday, June 21. The State Assembly approved the legislation but the proposal required approval from both houses in order to move up to Governor […]

Lauren’s Law Passed in Senate and Assembly

Next stop: Governor’s desk The New York State Senate joined with its Assembly counterparts in passing Lauren’s Law, which aims to boost organ donations, on Wednesday, June 20. It was passed unanimously. The bill (S.7103A) now heads to the Governor’s desk to be signed into law. The bill expands the donor options on driver’s license […]

Carlucci Receive Demo-Endorsement, No Signs of Tumult at Convention

Carlucci Receive Demo-Endorsement, No Signs of Tumult at Convention

Though many Democrats have posed behind the scenes as being super-angry at Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland), at last Thursday’s Democratic convention the incumbent received the unanimous endorsement of the Rockland County Democratic Party as their official nominee for the 38th State Senate District. All scowls were carefully hidden and it was nothing but cheers and […]

NEW YORK TEA PARTY POWERHOUSE AND 2010 GOP GUBERNATORIAL NOMINEE CARL PALADINO ENDORSES COLIN SCHMITT FOR STONY POINT/ORANGE COUNTY ASSEMBLY SEAT

NEW YORK TEA PARTY POWERHOUSE AND 2010 GOP GUBERNATORIAL NOMINEE CARL PALADINO ENDORSES COLIN SCHMITT FOR STONY POINT/ORANGE COUNTY ASSEMBLY SEAT

Buffalo businessman Carl Paladino announced Monday that he supports Colin Schmitt for the New York State Assembly. “We need Colin Schmitt in Albany. He is the type of refreshing leader that will shake Albany to its core,” Paladino said in a released statement. “Colin is the only candidate in this race that will stand up […]

CALHOUN AND CARLUCCI TO HAVE PUBLIC HOURS IN STONY POINT NEXT WEEK

Assemblywoman Nancy Calhoun (R, C, I – Blooming Grove) and Senator David Carlucci (D-Rockland) will hold District Office hours at the Stony Point Town Hall, located at 74 E. Main St., on the third Thursday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon. During these hours you also may call (845) 786-2716 to receive assistance. […]