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01 Dec
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Cuomo Considers Changing N.Y. Tax Code as Economy Struggles

By Freeman Klopott Governor Andrew Cuomo is considering restructuring New York’s tax code as he prepares a budget that must close a deficit as large as $3.5 billion after a temporary surcharge on those earning at least $200,000 expires Dec. ...

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30 Nov
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Testimony of State Senator Liz Krueger Before the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Regarding the Draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement on High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing

My name is State Senator Liz Krueger and I represent the 26th Senate District, which includes the East Side and Midtown areas of Manhattan. I want to thank you for providing me with this opportunity to testify on the New ...

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30 Nov
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Liz Joins Mark Ruffalo, Debra Winger, Advocates & Electeds in Calling Gov. Cuomo to Reject Hydrofracking in NY

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30 Nov
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New York City Fracking Hearing Draws Opposition

By Edward McAllister (Reuters) – A final hearing on proposals to lift a ban on drilling for natural gas in New York state drew a crowd of protesters on Wednesday opposing further energy development there. New York City hosted the ...

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30 Nov
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Scenes From Anti-Hydrofracking Press Conference

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29 Nov
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City Reopens Door to Ease Overcrowding at P.S. 116

By Jill Colvin DOWNTOWN — The Department of Education has cautiously reopened the door to a plan that could alleviate overcrowding at a Kips Bay school. P.S. 116, on East 33rd Street between Second and Third avenues, is currently at ...

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23 Nov
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Liz Krueger Would Like You To Know Who Isn’t Invited To Her Fundraiser

By David Freelander Manhattan State Senator Liz Krueger sent out a fundraising email earlier this week that features what may be called an “anti-Host Committee.” On the space on the invite where it is usually listed which high rollers are ...

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16 Nov
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DOE Rejects Plan that Could Ease P.S. 116 Overcrowding

By Mary Johnson KIPS BAY — Parents and teachers are angry at the Department of Education for rejecting a plan to help ease overcrowding at a Kips Bay school and vowed to continue the fight despite the setback. P.S. 116, ...

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15 Nov
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Liz & Assem. Brian Kavanagh Encourage East Siders to Speak Out on Hydrofracking

In an effort to ensure that East Side residents have an opportunity to voice their opinions on high volume hydraulic fracturing, also known as hydrofracking, Senator Liz Krueger and Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh hosted a Speak Out on Hydrofracking on Wednesday, ...

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08 Nov
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Liz’s Senior Resource Guide for 2011-2012

Get Senator Liz Krueger’s Senior Resource Guide here!

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