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13 Apr
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Krueger Urges Governor To Veto MMA Legalization

Albany – State Senator Liz Krueger today released a letter to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo urging him to veto legislation, recently passed in the legislature, that would legalize mixed martial arts (MMA) in New York State (S5949-A). The letter cites ...

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11 Apr
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Senate Committee Votes In Favor Of Fossil Fuel Divestment

Albany – Today the State Senate Civil Service and Pensions Committee voted in support of the Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill (S.5873), sponsored by Senator Liz Krueger, which would require the state pension fund to divest from coal, oil, and gas ...

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11 Apr
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Liz’s Community Bulletin: April 2016

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

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06 Apr
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Krueger Holds Forum On Modernizing Sales Tax Collection

Albany – Today, State Senator Liz Krueger held a forum on modernizing sales tax collection in New York State. The state’s current system of sales tax collection has not kept up with changes in retail payment methods and technological innovation. ...

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29 Mar
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Sen. Krueger’s Free Events List – April 2016

Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 28: April 2016 If you would like to receive this list via email, let us know. Send your name, address, and email address to liz@lizkrueger.com, with the subject “Free Events List.” Please note:  This schedule ...

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28 Mar
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Senate GOP Votes Down Children’s Gun Safety Bill

New York – Today in a party-line vote, the State Senate Codes Committee voted down the Children’s Weapon Accident Prevention Act (S.2491), sponsored by Senator Liz Krueger, along with Senators Avella, Gianaris, Hamilton, Hoylman, Parker and Squadron.  The bill would ...

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24 Mar
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Krueger, Ortiz Respond To American Petroleum Institute On Fossil Fuel Divestment

Albany – Today, State Senator Liz Krueger and Assembly Assistant Speaker Félix W. Ortiz released a letter to API New York Executive Director Karen Moreau, responding to statements submitted by Ms. Moreau at a February 29th forum on divesting the ...

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17 Mar
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Krueger, Squadron, Kavanagh Respond To Ruling In LLC Loophole Suit

NEW YORK – State Senators Daniel Squadron and Liz Krueger and Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh, litigants in the Brennan Center for Justice’s lawsuit to close the LLC Loophole, released the following statement in response to the State Supreme Court’s ruling: “The LLC Loophole ...

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04 Mar
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Liz’s Community Bulletin: March 2016

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

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29 Feb
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Krueger, Ortiz Hold Fossil Fuel Divestment Forum

Albany – This morning, State Senator Liz Krueger and Assembly Assistant Speaker Félix W. Ortiz, joined by State Senator Brad Hoylman, hosted a forum on divesting the New York State Common Retirement Fund from fossil fuel holdings. Discussion centered around ...

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