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June 19, 2017
"35, 40, 50, 100 years ago, somebody did something that we look at today and we said they had great foresight, they had great knowledge well in advance of the time that we live in today that allowed us to have some great benefit today that we otherwise would not have had, that's what this piece of legislation is Mr. Speaker. It's a piece of legislation with great foresight with an opportunity for us to mold the future in a very positive way and to start to correct some of the misconceptions that are out there," said Assembly Member Cahill as he loaned his support for bill 8270A which enacts the "New York State Climate and Community Protection Act" to address and mitigate the impacts of climate change in New York.  A8270A