Category Archives: News

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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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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Pols Push to Punish Heartless Landlords

BY AISHA AL-MUSLIM Elected officials are trying to find a tougher way to punish bad landlords who don’t provide heat to their tenants. Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, State Senator Liz Krueger from Manhattan and members of the New York ...

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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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26 Sep
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‘Year of the Woman’ Hits NY

The Year of the Woman candidate has arrived in New York for the 2010 cycle, with an unprecedented slate of 10 female hopefuls vying for legislative office on the Democratic side in a state known as politically progressive but lagging ...

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10 Sep
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Liz Krueger’s Healthcare Update Newsletter

CLICK HERE: Healthcare Update – September 2010

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30 Jul
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Liz’s Free Events List for December 2010

Each month Senator Liz Krueger sends out a list of free events being held in and around the district. If you would like to receive an email copy of the list each month let us know – send your name, ...

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29 Jul
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Budget Update: Liz Explains The Current State of The Budget

Senator Liz Krueger discusses the extraordinary session, and what is delaying the budget deal. Continue watching Part 2

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