Category Archives: News

14 Feb
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Statement From Senator Krueger On Governor Signing Plastic Bag Preemption Bill

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today after Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed A4883/S4158, which will overturn New York City’s five cent fee on carryout bags:

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01 Feb
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Statement From Senator Krueger On President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today regarding President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the US Supreme Court:

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31 Jan
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Statement From Senator Krueger On President Trump’s Cabinet Nominations

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today regarding the continuing Congressional review of President Donald Trump’s cabinet nominees:

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30 Jan
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Statement From Senator Krueger On Governor’s Proposed Constitutional Amendement To Protect Abortion Rights

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger, co-sponsor of the Reproductive Health Act (S2796), released the following statement today in response to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposed constitutional amendment to safeguard women’s reproductive rights as outlined in Roe v Wade:

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30 Jan
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Senate Democrats Release “Resistance Agenda” To Protect New Yorkers And All People From Trump’s Hateful Actions

Albany, NY – Today, the Senate Democratic Conference introduced their “Resistance Agenda” that includes three bills that would protect refugees, immigrants and foreign students from being victimized by the Trump Administration’s recent Executive Order. During today’s legislative session, the Senate Democrats ...

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30 Jan
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Statement From Senator Krueger On Protecting Reproductive Rights For All New Yorkers

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger, Co-Chair of the Bipartisan Pro-Choice Legislative Caucus, released the following statement today following the rally of more than 1,600 reproductive rights activists organized by Planned Parenthood Empire State Acts:

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18 Jan
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Statement From Senator Krueger On The Reproductive Health Act

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today following passage in the Assembly of the Reproductive Health Act (RHA), A1748/S2796. The RHA would update New York State law to bring it into line with the standard of Roe ...

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17 Jan
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Statement From Senator Krueger On Passage Of Senate Bill To Overturn NYC Plastic Bag Law

New York – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today following passage in the Senate of S362, which would overturn New York City’s law placing a 5-cent fee on disposable carryout bags: “New York State is facing unprecedented environmental challenges ...

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18 Dec
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City & State Op-Ed: State Legislators Should Be Wary Of Special Session Charade

New York – Today, in an op-ed published in City & State, Senator Krueger argued against the reliance on closed-door negotiations between the so-called “three men in a room” comprised of the Governor and the leaders of both legislative chambers, ...

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05 Dec
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Liz’s Community Bulletin – December 2016

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

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