Category Archives: News

23 Jun
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Liz Looks to Lady Gaga on Same Sex Marriage

By David King Senate Democrats have a hot new Twitter hash tag:  “#letusVote” to prod Senate Republicans to bring same-sex marriage legislation to the floor for a vote. Sen. Liz Krueger is credited with creating the tag and she has ...

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16 Jun
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Liz Stands With Senate Democratic Colleagues & Advocates to Address Need For Stronger Rent Regulation Laws

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16 Jun
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Statement From Liz Addressing Temporary Lapse of Rent Regulation Laws

“To every tenant in a rent regulated apartment and to every New Yorker concerned about the protection of affordable housing in our State, I say this: do not panic.  While the rent regulations laws have technically expired, this lapse will ...

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16 Jun
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A Step Toward Equal Pay

The following was penned by Senator Liz Krueger and New York Women’s Agenda & Equal Pay Coalition NYC The United States has always been a beacon of democracy.  And as Americans, we take pride in our basic principles that are ...

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15 Jun
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Liz Gets a Passing Grade From Environmental Advocates

By Jaclyn Bruntfield A scorecard released on June 8 by EPL/Environmental Advocates indicates that the vast majority of New York’s senators aren’t doing enough to support legislation that would protect the environment. The preliminary scorecard tracked state senator’s voting records ...

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15 Jun
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Liz Speaks to Advocates of Stronger Rent Regulation Laws: Don’t Give Up, Keep on Fighting!

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15 Jun
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Senate Dems Join Protesters, Call for Stronger Rent Laws

By Jon Campell While the Senate was in session, a group of New York City senators joined a few dozen protesters outside of the Senate chamber, calling on the majority party to extend and strengthen the state’s rent stabilization laws, ...

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14 Jun
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Liz to Host: Your Choice, Your Voice: A Discussion About Medical Options for Chronic Illness & End of Life

This educational forum is for all individuals, young and old, who will have to make medical treatment decisions for themselves or a loved one. Therefore, this forum is for EVERYONE!  Among the issues and concerns that will be addressed by ...

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14 Jun
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In Reversal, 3 Democratic Senators Will Back Gay Marriage

By NICHOLAS CONFESSORE and MICHAEL BARBARO Updated, 3:45 p.m. | ALBANY — Three wavering Democratic lawmakers in the State Senate on Monday announced that they now support the legalization of same-sex marriage in New York, marking a potential turning point ...

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13 Jun
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Liz Sits Down With NY1 to Discuss the Current Status of Rent Regulation

Senator Liz Krueger sat down with Erin Billups of NY1 to discuss the current battle over the renewal of Rent Regulation laws in New York City. The difference, Sen. Krueger says, between now and then, “We have Governor Andrew Cuomo ...

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