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11 Apr
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Liz Joins Senators Avella & Addabbo in Inroducing Clean Water Package to Protect Agains Effects of Hydrofracking

For Immediate Release |  April 12 , 2011 Contact: Katie Kincaid | kincaid.nysenate@gmail.com | 646-784-0485 Senators Introduce Clean Water Legislative Package and Vow To Keep New York’s Water Safe & Clean (Albany, NY) – As new information continues to surface on the dangers ...

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07 Apr
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Small Victories Amid Painful Cuts

The following was published in today’s Our Town. By Liz Krueger Even in the best of economic times, it’s never “easy” to balance the State’s budget. This year it was particularly difficult because our state government had less money and ...

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06 Apr
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Liz Speaks on Resolution Honoring Teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

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05 Apr
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Liz Remains a “Hero of Reform”

Today, Senator Krueger received the following letter from Ed Koch for her continued commitment to nonpartisan, independent redistricting: Dear Liz, Thank you for following up on your campaign pledge and committing to support nonpartisan, independent redistricting for the 2012 elections, ...

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03 Apr
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Identifying City’s Worst Landlords via Craigslist, and Trying to Penalize Them

By David Chen It is almost second nature for some New York City tenants to suspect their landlords of cutting corners when it comes to fixing a balky heater or securing dangling light fixtures. But now tenants can find out ...

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30 Mar
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Liz’s Closing Remarks on First Round of Budget Bills

Last night, Tuesday, March 29th, the State Senate took up the first two budget bills, which dealt with economic development, transportation and the consolidation of State agencies.  Below are Senator Krueger’s closing remarks and explanation of her vote.

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29 Mar
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Watch Liz Debate the Current Budget Agreement on Inside City Hall

Last night, Senator Liz Krueger joined NY1’s Inside City Hall to discuss and debate the current New York State budget agreement. Click here to watch the segment.

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29 Mar
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Senate Democrats Blast Surprise Rules Changes As “Dangerous”

By Laura Nahmias Alas, the brief harmony that descended on Albany following Sunday afternoon’s budget agreement was to be short-lived. Hours after the joint conference committee hearing put a cap on the budget agreement, Senate Republicans sprang a surprise rules ...

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28 Mar
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Liz’s Free Events List: April 2011

Please note:  This schedule is subject to change – it is recommended that you call ahead to confirm these events. Friday 4/1/11 11:00 AM Health Advocates for Older Adults, 341 East 87th St, 212 980-1700 Activity: Bridge 2:00 PM Health ...

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28 Mar
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Liz Pens Huffington Post Article: “Don’t Play Politics With Homeless Families”

By Senator Liz Krueger Albany and City Hall are engaged in a high-stakes game of chicken, and thousands of homeless families are trapped in the middle. Every spring, as we debate the tough choices that inevitably must be made to ...

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