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12 Oct
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Krueger, Fahy Introduce Bill Dramatically Expanding Future EV Infrastructure Build-Out to Help Meet Transportation-Sector Climate Goals

Albany – State Senator Liz Krueger and Assemblymember Patricia Fahy today announced the expansion of Assm. Fahy’s legislation (A.3179-A Fahy/S.7406 Krueger) to dramatically expand the growth of the state’s electric vehicle infrastructure. The legislation institutes requirements for EV-ready (equipped with a ...

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12 Oct
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Know Before You Vote: The Five NYS Constitutional Amendments That Will Be On Your Ballot In November

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, October 7th, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger; Patrick Berry, Counsel, Democracy Project, Brennan Center for Justice; Yurij Rudensky, Counsel, Democracy Project, Brennan Center for Justice; and Kate Kurera, Deputy Director, Environmental Advocates ...

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01 Oct
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Supporting Your Child’s Emotional Wellness: Adolescent Mental Health During COVID-19

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, September 30th, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger; Eliot Goldman, PhD, Manager, Curriculum Development, and Susannah Sanchez-Agosto, Training specialist, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; Erica Smith, PhD, LCSW, the ...

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23 Sep
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COVID-19 Updates: Delta, Vaccinations, and Other Mitigations

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Dr. Celine Gounder, Infectious Disease Specialist and Epidemiologist at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and Bellevue Hospital. Full video of the town hall can ...

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22 Sep
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56 NYS Legislators Join Nearly 900 Around The Country Urging Supreme Court To Uphold Roe v. Wade

Albany and Washington, D.C. – On Monday, State Innovation Exchange’s Reproductive Freedom Leadership Council — a network of state legislators working to advance reproductive health, rights, and justice — organized an amicus brief in support of legal abortion in Dobbs v. Women’s Health Organization, the ...

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12 Jul
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Embracing our Multicultural City: What We Can Do to Combat Religious and Racial Hatred

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, July 8th, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger; Rev. Dr. Chloe Breyer, Executive Director, Interfaith Center of New York; Rev. Mark E. Fowler, CEO, Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding; and Brittny-Jade E. Saunders, ...

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12 Jul
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Senator Krueger Offers Testimony On The New York Blood Center Development Plans

Today, Senator Liz Krueger testified at the Manhattan Borough President’s Public Hearing on the New York Blood Center’s Application to Develop a Life Sciences Hub. The testimony can be viewed below, and can be downloaded as a PDF by clicking ...

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30 Jun
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Statement From Senator Liz Krueger On Reforming The New York City Board Of Elections

New York City – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today regarding the ongoing failure of the New York City Board of Elections to reliably administer elections: “Yesterday’s fiasco over preliminary ranked choice voting results is one more demonstration ...

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28 Jun
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Krueger and Epstein Introduce Bill To Reform Gubernatorial Appointments

Albany – Today, State Senator Liz Krueger, Chair of the Senate Finance Committee, and Assemblymember Harvey Epstein introduced a bill (S.7264) to prevent anyone currently serving as an employee of the Executive Chamber, or a registered lobbyist from being appointed to ...

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01 Jun
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Emergency Rental Assistance Program Starts June 1

NY State’s Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) will start accepting applications for the COVID Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) starting on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at https://otda.ny.gov/programs/emergency-rental-assistance/. Enacted through this year’s state budget, ERAP is expected to provide up ...

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