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Barrett Calls on Silver to Resign the NY Assembly Speakership

Jan 27th, 2015 | By | Category: Current Events

Statement by Assemblymember Didi Barrett on the resent allegations of Sheldon Silver’s corruption. “The charges against Speaker Sheldon Silver have shocked and saddened me. In the three years I have known him, the Speaker has demonstrated a consistent interest in our Hudson Valley district and its needs. Like all Americans, he is entitled to the […]

Orange County Legislator Simmons Endorses Brabenec for Assembly

May 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Political

Orange County Legislator Dennis W. Simmons has officially endorsed Karl A. Brabenec for New York State Assembly in the 98th District. “I have had the pleasure of working side by side with Karl on many projects for the tri-state area over the past four years,” said Simmons.  “Karl has the knowledge, skills, and energy to […]

Skoufis Introduces Bill to Provide Free Tuition at SUNY and CUNY

Jan 29th, 2014 | By | Category: Current Events

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) unveiled a new initiative he has authored, Tuition-Free NY (A8585), to provide free undergraduate tuition for all students who have been admitted to SUNY or CUNY and who fulfill requirements of community service and residency after graduation. “Soaring college costs and high interest loans are making it more and more difficult […]

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 […]

Tougher Texting Penalties Becomes Law

Jul 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Governor Cuomo has signed legislation she supported into law that aims to improve highway safety by imposing tougher penalties on young and new drivers who text while driving. The measure brings penalties for texting while driving in line with penalties for convictions related to speeding, reckless driving or following a vehicle to closely (Chap. 91 […]

Carl Paladino supports Assembly Candidate Colin Schmitt

Apr 10th, 2012 | By | Category: Political

2010 GOP & Conservative Gov Candidate Endorses Schmitt Grassroots powerhouse Carl Paladino supports Assembly Candidate Colin Schmitt Next generation reformer and Republican Assembly candidate Colin Schmitt today earned the endorsement of businessman and past Republican and Conservative parties candidate for Governor Carl Paladino. Schmitt is running in the newly created 99th Assembly District that includes […]