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25 May
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Liz Raises For ‘No Bad Apples’ (PAC)

By Liz Benjamin Sen. Liz Krueger is moving ahead with the creation of her NBA, or “No Bad Apples”, PAC, scheduling its first fundraiser and hiring a staffer to run the operation. The Manhattan Democrat, who has long been an ...

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25 May
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Not in New York! Bipartisan Pro Choice Caucus Fights Attacks Against PP & Other Reproductive Health Providers

Statement From BPCLC Regarding Assemblymember Katz’s Legislative Attack on Planned Parenthood & Other Reproductive Health Care Providers Last week Assemblymember Steve Katz (R-Yorktown) launched an assault against women’s reproductive health by introducing legislation that would strip State funding from Planned ...

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19 May
0

Looking for Good-Government Candidates

By Nick Confessore In a blunt acknowledgment that State Senate Democrats have been badly damaged by scandals within their own ranks in recent years, Liz Krueger, a Manhattan Democrat, will start a new political action committee to recruit Senate candidates ...

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18 May
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Caucus to Protect Women’s ‘Hard-Fought’ Rights

By Veronica Lewin A legislative caucus formed earlier this year has legislators from both houses and both sides of the aisle fighting to protect reproductive health rights and helping advocates to educate New Yorkers about them. “Women’s rights and women’s ...

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18 May
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Liz & Bipartisan Pro Choice Legislative Caucus Release Statement Calling For Passage of Reproductive Health Act

As members of the Bipartisan Pro Choice Legislative Caucus (BPCLC), our goal is to not only protect women’s reproductive rights already in place in the State of New York, but to also strengthen them. With this objective in mind, the ...

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12 May
0

Liz’s Testimony to the New York City Council on the Proposed East Side Marine Transfer Station

“My name is Liz Krueger, and I represent the 26th State Senate district, which includes Manhattan’s Midtown and East Side.  I would like to thank the New York City Council Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management for the opportunity ...

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12 May
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‘Smell’ of Victory Eludes Waste Transfer Station Opponents

By Megan Finnegan After savoring what seemed like a victory a few weeks ago, some Upper East Siders are now smelling defeat after the mayor restored funding to construct a waste transfer station at East 91st Street. Last month, the ...

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12 May
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Liz’s Statement on Marriage Equality

“I am extremely pleased that Governor Cuomo has made the passage of marriage equality legislation one of his top priorities for this legislative session.  With polls now showing a clear majority of New Yorkers supporting marriage equality, I am more ...

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12 May
0

Liz and The Bipartisan Pro Choice Legislative Caucus Hold Kick Off Information Fair

In a year that has seen Women’s Reproductive Rights come under attack at the National and State levels, Senator Liz Krueger and members of the NYS Legislature have mobilized to create a Bipartisan Pro Choice Legislative Caucus (BPCLC), coordinating their ...

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05 May
0

Kind Words From New York League of Conservation Voters

The following is a Letter to the Editor published in Our Town Newspaper. To The Editor It seems like Albany has been talking about clean energy and its potential to create jobs for a very long time. Fortunately, Senator Liz ...

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