After Governor Cuomo’s 2013-2014 Executive Budget proposed to redistribute school aid away from Long Island schools and redirect the funding to other districts, members of the Long Island Assembly Minority Delegation has taken a stand. The delegation has launched a petition at http://bit.ly/LISchools urging Governor Cuomo to give Long Islandstudents their fair share of school
Assemblyman Andrew Raia (R,I,C-East Northport) will be hosting a job fair with Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center at the Northport-East Northport Public Library on Friday, May 4, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Assemblyman will be joined by 18 employers from the Suffolk County area, including Gurwin Home Care,
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“Recently, Comptroller DiNapoli came out with a report explaining that we are currently running $164 million ahead of projected revenue collections for the 2011-12 Fiscal Year. If these numbers hold, I believe that
Continue reading Assemblyman Andrew Raia Issues Statement on Recent Revenue Update
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and legislative leaders struck a tentative deal on Tuesday paving the way for a vote on issues that affect millions of New Yorkers — renewing regulation of rent-regulated apartments, capping property taxes for homeowners and raising tuition at
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A two-time kidney transplant recipient and cancer survivor, Assemblyman Jim Conte (R,C,I,WF-Huntington Station) has signed on to a resolution marking the week of June 13 through 19, 2011, as “Men’s Health Week” in New York. Men’s Health Week was established at
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Last night at the Thatched Cottage in Centerport, the Huntington Republican Committee held their convention, nominating their candidates for town wide election.
Cook, Morrow Score Town Board Nods at GOP Convention
Senator Lee M. Zeldin (R, C, I- Shirley) and Senator Jack Martins (R-Mineola) announced today the introduction of legislation to repeal the job killing MTA Payroll Tax.
This announcement came on the heels of months
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Huntington Station Assemblyman calls for tougher legislation to protect animals
Above, Assemblyman Conte meets with members of the Canines for Combat Veterans, an organization that trains dogs to help disabled American Veterans.
Assemblyman Jim Conte (R,I,C,WF-Huntington Station)
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“As Chairman of the Veterans and Seniors Committee of the Suffolk County Legislature, I am privileged to work both with and for the brave men and women who protect our great nation and their families. I am especially proud
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This morning at Tri-Village Park in Greenlawn, a welcome home celebration ceremony was held for Lt. James Byler. The event included a police escort, a program with
Continue reading LT. BYLER RECEIVES HERO’S WELCOME AT TRI-VILLAGE PARK