Category Archives: Community

21 Mar
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Democrats Press Cuomo on Rent Regulations

By Nicholas Confessore A coalition comprising nearly every Democratic state lawmaker from New York City urged Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in a letter, posted below, on Wednesday to press for extending and tightening the state’s rent regulation laws as part ...

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10 Mar
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Rents Through The Roof?

Thousands of East Siders could see their rent double or triple if rent regulation expires By Megan Finnegan New York City already has a notoriously high cost of living, but if current rent-regulation laws expire June 15, tens of thousands ...

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03 Mar
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Message from Liz on City Council’s Vote to End Deceptive Advertising at Crisis Pregnancy Centers

I am very proud of the steps the City Council has taken to protect women in the most vulnerable of situations. For too long crisis pregnancy centers have preyed on women who find themselves unexpectedly pregnant and uncertain as to ...

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28 Feb
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Liz Nominates Elsbeth Reimann For OTTY Award

Earlier last month, Senator Liz Krueger nominated Elsbeth Reimann for an Our Town Thanks You (OTTY) award. Ms. Reimann was honored by Our Town. Below is the article on her service to the community. Retired, But Not Retiring Posted by ...

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28 Feb
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Liz Speaks Out For Women’s Health

This Saturday, the 26th, Senator Krueger joined thousands of people at the Stand Up For Women’s Health Rally, a rally in support of Planned Parenthood. Below is what she had to say.

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25 Feb
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Liz Discusses How Nonprofits Can Work With Government

Earlier this month, Senator Krueger joined Assemblymember Deborah Glick and City Council member Jimmy Van Bramer on a panel to discuss how arts nonprofits can more effectively get their voices heard by government officials. Below is a video of the ...

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24 Feb
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Liz Joins Other Elected Officials & Advocates at Rent Regulation Rally

(New York, NY) – With rent regulation laws that protect over 1 million units of affordable housing in New York City dangerously close to expiring, Senator Liz Krueger and Senate Democrats were joined by City elected officials and advocates to ...

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24 Feb
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Liz: Use Elle’s Law To Make Streets Safer

The following is an op-ed penned by Senator Krueger and published in Our Town Newspaper: Posted by Our Town on February 23, 2011  When you’re on a small island with millions of people living, literally, on top of one another, ...

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22 Feb
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Speak Out For Cleaner Air in NYC

Nearly 10,000 New York City buildings, including hundreds of buildings in the Upper East Side, still burn No. 4 & No. 6 heating oil, the dirtiest grades of heating oil.  In burning these oils, buildings are producing more soot pollution ...

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22 Feb
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Liz’s Free Events List: March 2011

Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 26: March 2011 Please note:  This schedule is subject to change – it is recommended that you call ahead to confirm these events. Tuesday 3/1/11 12:00 PM NYPL for the Performing Arts 40 Lincoln ...

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