Category Archives: News

20 Jun
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New York State Legislators Demand Trump Administration End Inhumane Policy of Family Separation

Members of the New York State Senate and Assembly today released an open letter demanding the Trump administration stop further traumatizing children. The members emphatically said to the Trump Administration that #FamiliesBelongTogether and called for the end of the inhumane ...

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04 Jun
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Krueger, Dilan and Epstein Introduce Traffic Safety and Congestion Legislation

Albany – State Senators Liz Krueger and Martin Malavé Dilan and Assemblymember Harvey Epstein announced the introduction of a bill designed to address congestion and improve bus service while also enhancing public safety. The legislation (S8597/10882) removes caps on automated enforcement ...

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10 May
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State Senate Passes Unified Economic Development Budget Legislation

Albany – Today the State Senate unanimously passed S3354, sponsored by State Senator Liz Krueger, which would create a Unified Economic Development Budget for New York State, and allow all New Yorkers access to information regarding the billions of dollars in ...

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21 Apr
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Daily News Op-Ed: Make the plastic carryout bag extinct

New York – Today, in an op-ed published in the New York Daily News, Sen. Liz Krueger called for a statewide ban on plastic carryout bags, with a 10-cent fee on all other carryout bags. Make Plastic Carryout Bags Extinct As Earth Day ...

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12 Apr
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Crain’s Op-Ed: State’s half-measures won’t fix city’s congestion problem

New York – Today, in an op-ed published in Crain’s New York Business, Sen. Liz Krueger outlined the shortcomings of the recently passed state budget regarding New York City’s transit and traffic crises, and the need to charge all vehicles to reduce ...

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06 Apr
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Senator Krueger’s Community Bulletin – April 2018

Sen. Krueger’s Community Bulletin for March is available here! It can be downloaded as a PDF file here, and is viewable below.

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28 Mar
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40 City Elected Officials Urge Ban On Fracking In Delaware River Basin

New York City – State Senator Liz Krueger, New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, Assembly Member Robert Carroll, and 37 other members of the Senate, Assembly, and City Council released a letter today to the commissioners of the Delaware River ...

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26 Mar
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BPCLC Co-Chairs Release Letter Opposing Proposed Federal Anti-Abortion Rule Changes

Albany – State Senators Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Liz Krueger, and Assemblywoman Ellen Jaffee, Co-Chairs of the New York State Bipartisan Pro-Choice Legislative Caucus, today released a letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Director Roger Severino, opposing proposed rule ...

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22 Mar
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Gotham Gazette Op-Ed: 3 Ways New York Must Advance Reproductive Rights This Year

New York – Today, in an op-ed published in Gotham Gazette, Sen. Krueger urged the passage of three vital bills addressing reproductive rights and access: the Reproductive Health Act, the Comprehensive Contraception Coverage Act, and the Boss Bill. 3 Ways New ...

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19 Mar
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NYN Media Op-Ed: Sustaining The Caregiving Workforce For New York’s Aging Future

New York – Today, in an op-ed published in New York Nonprofit Media, Senator Krueger and Christian González-Rivera for the Center for an Urban Future warn about the imending healthcare crisis caused be a rapidly aging population, and a growing shortage of ...

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