Sen. Krueger’s Free Events List – June 2016

published by Andrew - May 31st, 2016

Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 28:

June 2016

Courtesy of State Senator Liz Krueger

If you would like to receive this list via email, let us know. Send your name, address, and email address to liz@lizkrueger.comwith the subject “Free Events List.”
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20 State Senators Sign Letter Supporting Offshore Wind

published by Andrew - May 17th, 2016

Albany – Today, State Senators Liz Krueger and Brad Hoylman released a letter to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Audrey Zibelman, Chair of the New York State Public Service Commission, calling for the inclusion of an offshore wind tier in the forthcoming Clean Energy Standard. The letter was signed by 20 State Senators. Full text can be read below or viewed here.

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Sign Liz’s Petition To Support NYC Plastic Bag Bill

published by Andrew - May 16th, 2016

The New York City Council recently passed a bill to place a 5-cent fee on any plastic or paper bags provided to consumers at retail stores.  But now there is an effort in the State Legislature to stop this bill from taking effect – a strategy that the plastic bag industry and their ALEC allies have used successfully in other states. This industry-backed bill, S7336, cannot be allowed to succeed in New York. CLICK HERE to sign the petition. CONTINUE READING

Liz’s Community Bulletin – May 2016

published by Andrew - May 4th, 2016

Liz’s Community Bulletin for April is available here! You can download it as a PDF, or view it here. CONTINUE READING

Maternal Depression Bill Passes Senate Health Committee

published by Andrew - May 4th, 2016

Albany – Today the State Senate Health Committee voted unanimously in support of S6715, sponsored by Senator Liz Krueger, which would improve treatment options for women diagnosed with maternal depression. The bill, which is sponsored in the Assembly by Assembly Member Diana C. Richardson (A9385), will now go to the Senate Finance Committee.

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