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26 Jan
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Liz Calls for Stop to Regional Regulations That Could Weeken State Laws Against Hydrofracking

Today, Senator Liz Krueger (D-Manhattan) sent a letter to the Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) requesting they rescind the draft Natural Gas Development Regulations, a proposed set of guidelines for natural gas drilling in the Delaware River Basin.  While an Executive ...

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25 Jan
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Liz’s Free Events List, February 2011

Tuesday 2/1/11 10:00 AM Health Advocates for Older Adults, 341 East 87th St, 212 980-1700 Movies: Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps 12:00 PM Central Park, Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 72nd Street, in front of the statue ...

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25 Jan
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Glass Ceiling Persists in New York Government

By Rachael Fauss On Nov. 2, 2010, New Yorkers elected candidates for state government and in doing so, probably unbeknownst to themselves, they reduced the number of female state legislators. Women hold no major leadership posts in the legislature and ...

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20 Jan
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Liz Krueger & Senate Dems Want to Expand Post-Coup Rules

By Liz Benjamin The new Senate Minority conference is appealing to the GOP majority in hopes of leveling the playing field when it comes to resources and bringing legislation to the floor. Senators Liz Krueger and Daniel Squadron are proposing ...

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19 Jan
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With Housing in Turmoil, Cuomo Offers Few Clues

By Jillian Jonas In the days leading up to and immediately following Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s inauguration, almost all attention has focused on what Cuomo might do to fix the state’s budget woes and clean up Albany. The governor’s stands on ...

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14 Jan
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Liz’s Community Bulletin – January 2011

Message from Liz . . . A Note About Arizona: We were all shocked and saddened by the violent rampage targeted against a Congresswoman, her staff and other bystanders earlier this month.  Much that is right and wrong has already ...

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05 Jan
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Message From Liz: Make a Life Changing New Year’s Resolution

During the beginning of the new year, while New Yorkers vow to exercise and eat healthier, save more money and cut down on the amount of reality TV shows watched, I urge all New Yorkers to fill out a Health ...

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04 Jan
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Liz Joins Brian Lehrer to Discuss Working With Governor Cuomo & The State Senate

Today, Senator Liz Krueger joined The Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC to discuss looking ahead and working with Governor Andrew Cuomo. Listen to Liz on Brian Lehrer’s morning show, “First Impressions: Cuomo and the State Senate.”

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03 Jan
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Paterson Signs Battery Recycling Law

By David King You know that broken iPod you’ve got sitting around? Those busted flip phones, or that laptop with the hole in the screen?(How on Earth did that get there?) Well they’ve all got batteries in ‘em and those ...

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22 Dec
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Liz’s Free Events List: January 2011

Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 26: Please note:  This schedule is subject to change – it is recommended that you call ahead to confirm these events. Saturday 1/1/11 9:30 AM Central Park, North Meadow Recreation Center, mid-Park at 97th, ...

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