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SOTA Letter to OTDA

Samuel D. Roberts, CommissionerNew York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance40 North Pearl StreetAlbany, New York 12243 Dear Commissioner Roberts: I am writing to express my concerns with New York City’s Special One...

March 16, 2018
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Assembly Passes Bill to Combat Foreign Interference in Elections

Albany, NY – Following widespread foreign interference in the 2016 Presidential Election, the New York State Assembly passed legislation Wednesday to ensure New York’s elections are protected from similar cyber-attacks. The Democracy Protection Act...

March 1, 2018
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Lupardo, Garnar Urge Spectrum Cable to Resume Negotiations with Northwest Broadcasting

Binghamton, NY – Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Broome County Executive Jason Garnar issued a letter Friday to Charter Spectrum President & CEO Tom Rutledge urging the cable company to resume contract negotiations with Northwest...

February 23, 2018
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Lupardo, O’Mara File Expanded Student Journalist Free Speech Act

Albany, NY – A new bill filed by Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Senator Tom O’Mara would expand First Amendment rights for high school and college journalists by creating the “Student Journalist Free Speech Act.” The proposed legislation, stemming...

February 15, 2018
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Lupardo, Akshar detail efforts to combat impaired driving in NYS

Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and Senator Fred Akshar joined local law enforcement officials Friday to discuss their ongoing work to help crack down on impaired driving across New York State. Last year, the two Southern Tier legislators were...

February 9, 2018
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