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Assemblyman Magee: Law Gives More Seniors Access to Community Gardens

Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) announced that a bill he sponsored to give senior citizens expanded access to community gardens was signed into law by Governor Cuomo on Thursday (Ch. 154 of 2015). The law increases opportunities for seniors to...

August 20, 2015
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Assemblyman Magee: Students Opting Out of Common Core Tests Do Not Deserve to be Punished

Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) announced that he sent a letter to New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia, urging her to protect local schools from having federal funding revoked due to the rate of students opting out of...

August 14, 2015
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Assemblyman Magee: Central New York Libraries Receive Significant Construction Aid

Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) announced that local libraries will receive over $146,000 in construction grants for various renovation projects. The grants, which Assemblyman Magee helped secure in the 2014-15 state budget, will help libraries in...

August 11, 2015
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Assemblyman Magee highlights local farms during Speaker’s visit

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Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) joined Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie (D-Bronx) on Thursday to pay visits to local Central New York farms during the Speaker’s tour of Upstate New York. “When local farms are able to succeed and grow, our...

July 24, 2015
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Assemblyman Bill Magee Announces Historic School Aid Increase, Acknowledges More Must Be Accomplished

Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) announced he helped pass the 2015-16 budget that increases aid for schools in the 121st Assembly District and addresses the removal of the Gap Elimination Adjustment (GEA). The legislature agreed to a monumental...

April 1, 2015
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