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Former Mayor of Port Jervis Endorses Brabenec for State Assembly

Feb 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Russell R. Potter, the former mayor of the City of Port Jervis has announced his endorsement of Karl Brabenec for New York State Assembly in the 98th District. “I had the pleasure of working side by side with Supervisor Brabenec for four years on many critical projects for the tri-state area,” said former Mayor Potter.  […]

Maloney Joins Satellite Office Hours in Poughkeepsie

Feb 19th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Representative Sean Patrick Maloney will continue his “Speak with Sean” series at Satellite Office Hours in Poughkeepsie on February 20th at 4:00 PM. In addition to normal office hours in Rep. Maloney’s district office in Newburgh, satellite office hours in Middletown, Poughkeepsie and Carmel offers constituents the opportunity to share any questions, comments or concerns […]

Greenwood Lake Mayor Endorses Brabenec For Assembly

Feb 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Greenwood Lake Mayor Jesse Dwyer has endorsed Karl Brabenec for New York State Assembly in the 98th District. Dwyer, flanked by Brabenec and former Congresswoman Nan Hayworth, made his announcement at a Brabenec campaign event. “The Village of Greenwood Lake has so much promise, opportunity for the future, and we will need a strong charismatic […]

Assemblymember Barrett Appointed to Assembly Tourism Committee

Feb 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Assemblymember Didi Barrett (D-Hudson) announced that she has been appointed to serve on the influential New York State Assembly standing Committee on Tourism, Parks, Arts & Sports Development. “Tourism and all its facets continue to be a major economic driver in the Hudson Valley,” said Assemblymember Barrett. “People come from all over to visit our […]

Democratic Mayor Purcell Endorses Republican Brabenec for Assembly

Feb 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Village of Monroe Mayor James C. Purcell has announced his endorsement of Karl A. Brabenec for New York State Assembly in the 98th district. “With the many life-changing issues and challenges facing our village today, we need a strong advocate in Albany in the coming years to fight for the best interests of our residents,” […]

Assemblymember Barrett: WEA levels playing field for women

Jan 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

In her ongoing efforts to combat discrimination and societal bias that exists against the women of New York State, Assemblymember Didi Barrett (D-Hudson) announced that the Assembly once again passed the Women’s Equality Act. This act would level the playing field for all women and ensure gender discrimination is ended once and for all. “My […]

Marist’s Miringoff Will Co-Moderate Congressmen’s Jan 27 Discussion

Jan 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Lee Miringoff, director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion at Marist College, will serve as co-moderator for this Monday’s “Across the Aisle” discussion between Congressmen Sean Maloney (D-18) and Chris Gibson (D-19). Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress has organized the event as the second part of a conversation about how issues of importance to […]

Maloney Announces Support for Bipartisan Voting Rights Amendment Act

Jan 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Political

While celebrating the life and teachings of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King at Baptist Temple Church in Newburgh, Representative Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) announced support for the bipartisan Voting Rights Amendment Act, which reestablishes critical voter protections struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court in June 2013. “On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we […]

Brabenec Endorsed by 3 Local GOP Committees

Jan 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

In a strong showing of support for a campaign that is rapidly gaining momentum, three local Republican committees have unanimously endorsed Town of Deerpark Supervisor Karl A. Brabenec for the New York State Assembly 98th district.  The Republican town committees of Deerpark and Minisink and the City of Port Jervis Republican Committee voted to endorse […]

Maloney Releases End of Year Report

Dec 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Political

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) released his 2013 Year End Annual Report, which highlights his legislative work, constituent services, district events, and correspondence. “Despite dysfunction and gridlock in Washington, I’m proud of the results we have achieved for my neighbors in the Hudson Valley like helping veterans receive their earned compensation, delivering Social Security checks […]