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07 Jul
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NY1: Senate Dems Accuse Administration Of Consulting Gas Companies About Fracking Regulations

In this video clip, New York 1 focuses on on hydrofracking, following up on a letter sent by Liz and some of her colleagues to the DEC. The letter demands a full accounting in the face of reports that proposed ...

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18 Jun
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Testimony on Rent Guidelines Board’s Proposed Increases

Liz submitted the following testimony to the New York City Rent Guidelines Board, arguing that the process that led to this year’s proposed increases is in need of reform, and arguing further that this year’s proposed guidelines should be significantly ...

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29 May
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Daily News: Manhattan Resident Wins ‘Counter’ Argument

The Daily News reports on East Side resident John Burke’s legal victory: The ruling means a disabled bartender who has lived in a dark, ground-floor Yorkville studio for 35 years…gets to keep his kitchen, while the rest of the tenants, including ...

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22 May
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Liz Stands Up for District 2 Schools

Liz sent the following letter to the SUNY Charter Schools Institute regarding the Success Charter Network’s application to co-locate two charter schools in District 2’s already crowded facilities. The SUNY Charter Schools Institute is currently considering the charter school network’s ...

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14 May
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Liz’s Community Bulletin: May 2012

Liz’s May Community Bulletin is available! You can download it here, or view it from this page. May 2012 Community Bulletin

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09 May
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Release: Senate Passes Liz’s Bill to Improve Distribution of Food Stamp “Bonus” Awards

Albany, NY – State Senator Liz Krueger (D-Manhattan) today announced the passage of legislation in the New York State Senate that would result in more federal funding for food stamp programs in New York City. The bill (S. 452) passed ...

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03 May
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Our Town Covers “The War on Women”

Our Town‘s Megan Finnegan reports on Liz’s forum at the CUNY Graduate Center last week, “The War on Women: An Evening Basic Training.” Sen. Liz Krueger has long been an advocate for women’s rights in Albany, so she’s accustomed to ...

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03 May
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Liz’s Free Events List – May 2012

Liz’s May 2012 free events list is available here! You can download it here, or view it below: Liz Krueger’s May 2012 Free Events List

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27 Apr
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Courts Will Take Action to End Tenant Blacklisting

Working with a coalition of fellow elected officials and tenants’ advocates, Liz announced a victory in the fight against tenant blacklisting this week. The Village Voice reports: Some good news today for those of you who pick fights with your landlords, or ...

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21 Apr
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New York Post Reports on Liz’s New Bill to Protect Employees’ Privacy

The New York Post reports on Liz’s new bill to bar employers from demanding their employees’ passwords for their personal email, Facebook, or other personal online accounts. “Employees and job applicants shouldn’t have to cede their right to privacy as ...

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