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12 Mar
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Conspiracy Theories: How They Take Hold & How We Can Stop Them

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Friday, March 11th, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Richard A. Friedman, MD, Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell College of Medicine and New York Times Op-Ed Columnist. Full video of the event ...

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08 Mar
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Telehealth Basics: What It Is, and How to Access the Service

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Friday, March 5th, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger and Dr. Sarah Czaja, Director for the Center on Aging and Behavioral Research at Weill Cornell. Watch the full video by clicking here.

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25 Feb
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Statement From Senator Liz Krueger On Allegations Of Sexual Harassment By Governor Cuomo

New York City – State Senator Liz Krueger released the following statement today regarding allegations made by Lindsey Boylan of sexual harassment by Governor Cuomo: “All credible allegations of sexual harassment must be taken seriously and given a thorough, transparent, and ...

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19 Feb
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Sen. Krueger’s Roundtable for Boomers and Seniors, Session II – Health Care Proxies and Living Wills

**INFORMATION IN THIS VIDEO IS SPECIFIC TO NEW YORK STATE, AND MAY NOT APPLY IN OTHER STATES** This year’s Roundtable series will bring together experts to offer concrete tools to assist with end of life planning, and provide a forum ...

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17 Feb
0

Senator Krueger Introduces Bill To Repeal Fossil Fuel Related Tax Expenditures

Albany – Today New York State Senator Liz Krueger, Chair of the Senate Finance Committee, introduced legislation (S.4816) to repeal over $300 million in annual state tax giveaways that encourage the use of fossil fuels. New York State annually forgoes ...

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16 Feb
0

Senators Call For State Department Of Labor To Forgive Unemployment Overpayments

Albany – Today New York State Senator Liz Krueger and 11 other senators released a letter to state Department of Labor Commissioner Roberta Reardon, urging the Department to follow the example of other states by waiving or forgiving repayment obligations ...

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22 Jan
0

Sen. Krueger’s Roundtable for Boomers and Seniors, Session I – Palliative Care and Hospice

This year’s Roundtable series will bring together experts to offer concrete tools to assist with end of life planning, and provide a forum to ignite our imagination about what we value and how we want to live as we age. ...

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20 Jan
0

Senator Krueger Urges Governor To Create Centralized Vaccine Appointment System

New York – Today, State Senator Liz Krueger released a letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo, urging him to create a statewide, functional, centralized vaccine appointment system. The letter can be downloaded as a PDF here, and can be viewed below.

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15 Jan
0

COVID-19 and the Vaccines

A Virtual Town Hall recorded on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, with State Senator Liz Krueger, Dr. Torian Easterling, First Deputy Commissioner, and Dr. Dave A. Chokshi, Commissioner, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. View the full event ...

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07 Jan
0

Senators Call For President Trump To Be Held Accountable Following Violent Insurrection In US Capitol

Albany – Today New York State Senator Liz Krueger and 39 other senators released a letter to Congressional leaders and Acting Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen, calling for President Trump to be held accountable for inciting the violent insurrection against ...

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