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20 May
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Legislators Announce Updates To Champerty Bill

Albany – Senator Liz Krueger and Assemblymember Jessica González-Rojas today announced their intention to introduce a revised champerty bill (S.5623/A.5290). This amended bill will incorporate feedback from various constituencies, including investors and officials in Washington. For years, vulture hedge funds have ...

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16 May
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TREES Act Passes Both Houses Of The Legislature

Albany – Today, the Tropical Rainforest Economic & Environmental Sustainability (TREES) Act passed the state Senate. Having passed the Assembly on Monday, the bill now heads to the governor’s desk. The bill, a previous version of which also passed both ...

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07 May
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Statement from Senator Liz Krueger on Decision by Conservative Lower Court Judge to Remove ERA from Ballot

Albany — State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement regarding today’s decision from State Supreme Court Judge Daniel Doyle to prevent New Yorkers from voting on the Equal Rights Amendment to the state constitution in the November general election: ...

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28 Feb
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The Impact of Casinos on Urban Communities

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, February 22nd, 2024, with State Senators Liz Krueger, Kristen Gonzalez, and Brad Hoylman-Sigal, and Assembly Members Harvey Epstein and Linda Rosenthal, as well as: – Vicki L. Been, Member, Gaming Facility Location Board, ...

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20 Feb
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An Open Letter From Jewish Elected Officials Regarding The War In Gaza

February 20, 2024   Signatories: Senator Liz Krueger Senator Brad Holyman-Sigal Assemblymember Harvey Epstein City Comptroller Brad Lander City Councilmember Lincoln Restler   “I’ve had extensive conversations with the prime minister of Israel over the last several days, almost an hour ...

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20 Nov
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Medicare Parts A, B, C and D: Changes You Can Make to Your Coverage in 2024

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Wednesday, November 15th, 2023, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Eric Hausman from the Department for the Aging’s Health Insurance Information and Counseling Program (HIICAP). Mr. Hausman is the HIICAP Volunteer Outreach Manager. Full ...

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15 Nov
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Krueger Introduces Bill To Strengthen Protections For Surrogacy And Egg And Sperm Donation

Albany – Today, State Senator Liz Krueger announced the introduction of new legislation, S.7749, that would strengthen rights and protections for New Yorkers involved in surrogacy or egg or sperm donation. The new bill builds on the framework created by ...

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10 Oct
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Sen. Krueger’s Message on the Tragedy Unfolding in Israel

Dear Neighbor, Like so many of you, I have watched with horror and despair the events unfolding in Israel over the last few days. I have felt fear for the wellbeing of friends and loved ones, and grief at learning ...

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29 Sep
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Senator Krueger’s Town Hall: Financial Road Map Series Part 3

The Power of Investing: Stocks, Bonds and Alternative Assets Is managing personal your finances complicated? Are you struggling with debt, credit card bills or taxes, or wondering how to invest for the future? If so, don’t miss important conversations on ...

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27 Sep
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Senator Krueger’s Town Hall: Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption Program

If you- Live in a rent stabilized, rent controlled, or Mitchell-Lama apartment? Are at least 62 years of age? Have an annual household income of $50,000 or less? Pay at least one third of your income on rent? Want to ...

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