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28 Jun
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Liz Explains Her Vote on Issues Ranging From Rent Regulation to Property Tax Cap to Mandate Relief

Last Friday, the New York State Senate voted on a package of bills that included issues ranging from rent regulation renewal to a property tax cap (for areas outside of NYC) to mandate relief. While Senator Krueger ultimately voted in ...

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27 Jun
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Statement from Liz on Passage of Marriage Equality & Rent Regulation Laws

This past Friday, the 24th, four days after the legislative calendar was scheduled to end, the New York Legislature wrapped up the 2011 legislative session in the late hours of the evening. After days of keeping constituents, and other legislators ...

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24 Jun
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Liz & Senate Democrats Rip GOP on Gay Marriage, Other Unresolved Issues

Several Senate Democrats just spoke with reporters to complain about the lack of progress in the Senate. The Republican conference in the chamber, which has 32 members, was scheduled to meet privately at 9:30 and open session at 10 a.m. ...

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23 Jun
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Liz Looks to Lady Gaga on Same Sex Marriage

By David King Senate Democrats have a hot new Twitter hash tag:  “#letusVote” to prod Senate Republicans to bring same-sex marriage legislation to the floor for a vote. Sen. Liz Krueger is credited with creating the tag and she has ...

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22 Jun
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Liz’s Tips on How to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient This Summer

New York is already gearing up for a hot summer, leading New Yorkers to take refuge inside, where the temperatures are cooler.  But lower temperatures inside often lead to higher energy costs. To help you save both energy and money, ...

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17 Jun
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This Monday, Liz Co-Sponsors March & Rally For Fair Rent Hikes

This Monday, the 20th, Senator Liz Krueger will co-sponsor a march & rally for fair rent hikes, along with City Council members Dan Garodnick and Rosie Mendez, and several other local elected officials. On the 20th you can MARCH RALLY ...

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16 Jun
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Liz Stands With Senate Democratic Colleagues & Advocates to Address Need For Stronger Rent Regulation Laws

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16 Jun
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Statement From Liz Addressing Temporary Lapse of Rent Regulation Laws

“To every tenant in a rent regulated apartment and to every New Yorker concerned about the protection of affordable housing in our State, I say this: do not panic.  While the rent regulations laws have technically expired, this lapse will ...

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16 Jun
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A Step Toward Equal Pay

The following was penned by Senator Liz Krueger and New York Women’s Agenda & Equal Pay Coalition NYC The United States has always been a beacon of democracy.  And as Americans, we take pride in our basic principles that are ...

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15 Jun
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Liz Gets a Passing Grade From Environmental Advocates

By Jaclyn Bruntfield A scorecard released on June 8 by EPL/Environmental Advocates indicates that the vast majority of New York’s senators aren’t doing enough to support legislation that would protect the environment. The preliminary scorecard tracked state senator’s voting records ...

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