Category Archives: News

07 Jul
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Liz Sits Down with Community Board 8

In November Senator Liz Krueger sat down with David Rosenstein of Community Board 8 to discuss current events and issues that effect both the State of New York and the Upper East Side.

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06 Jul
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Message From Liz: How I Blocked Eye-Sore Tennis Bubbles in Central Park

I am happy to report that after I and several Senate colleagues wrote to the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation expressing our opposition to plans to construct four 35-foot high tennis bubbles in Central Park between the ...

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06 Jul
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Senator Krueger Urges Mother’s Day as a Time to Remind Women to Get Mammograms

With Mother’s Day around the corner, State Sen. Liz Krueger is reminding women to take advantage of various free mammogram screenings throughout the neighborhood. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death for woman, killing more than 41,000 women each ...

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05 Jul
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Environmental Advocates Recognizes Senator Liz Krueger

ALBANY, NY (10/05/2010)(readMedia)– In the only scorecard that grades New York State lawmakers according to their votes on bills that could help or harm our air, land and water, today EPL/Environmental Advocates honored Senator Antoine Thompson (D-Buffalo) and Assemblyman Robert ...

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05 Jul
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Liz Speaks Out Against Gas Drilling In Marcellus Shale

Just before the Senate passed a moratorium on gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale, a practice that could lead to the disastrous contamination of the State’s water supply, Senator Liz Krueger spoke on the Senate Floor to explain her support ...

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05 Jul
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Just A Few Words of Thanks

Dear Friend, I write to thank you for your support in a difficult election season. Thanks to your efforts, I was reelected with 70 percent of the vote, and we were able to secure victories in other highly competitive races, ...

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04 Jul
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Senator Liz Krueger Honors The Ronald McDonald House Angel on A Leash Program and Declares October 2nd, 2010 as NYS Dog Therapy Day

On Saturday, October 2nd The Ronald McDonald House of New York hosted its third annual blockparty,featuring food, live music, entertainment, safety awareness, health screenings and educational programs, on East 73rd Street between First and York Avenues. In conjunction with the ...

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04 Jul
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Elected Officials Join People With HIV/AIDS In Opposing Governor’s Veto Of 30% Rent Cap Affordable Housing Bill

CONTACT: Sean Barry -(646) 373-3344, barry@nycahn.org New York, NY – A powerful coalition of elected officials criticized Governor Paterson’s decision to veto a bill (A.2565/S.2664) that will lead to more New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS becoming homeless. The bill, introduced ...

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03 Jul
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Liz Calls for Gov. Paterson to Sign Hydrofracking Moratorium Legislation

Yesterday, just 24 hours after it was sent to the Governor for his signature, Senator Liz Krueger sent the following letter to Governor Paterson urging him to sign the Hydrofracking Moratorium Bill previously passed by the State Senate and recently ...

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03 Jul
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Health Care Proxy & Living Will Information

Living Wills and the appointment of a person who can function as your health care proxy are important decisions we all should make related to how we wish to be treated as our life ends. These decisions are not just ...

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