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Hennessey Secures Future of Old Patchogue Armory

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey (D-Medford) announced that the old Patchogue Armory, located on Barton Avenue, will find a new owner and new life through the stewardship of the North Patchogue Fire Department. The Assembly passed the 2014-15 state...

April 1, 2014
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Assemblyman Hennessey Protects Students in 2014-15 State Budget

“Life is stressful enough as it is. Our students should not be afraid of school or worry about high stakes testing and where they will be placed. This year’s budget delays the most frustrating part of Common Core, giving us two years to reexamine it...

March 30, 2014
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Assemblyman Hennessey Makes New York a Leader in Providing Contracts to Veteran-Owned Businesses

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey (D-Medford) announced that the Assembly passed a piece of legislation that would implement the Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act (A.9135). This act sets a 6-percent participation goal in...

March 26, 2014
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Assemblyman Hennessey Joins Bipartisan Call for Tough New Ethics Reform Laws


“Serving in the state legislature is about fighting for the needs of the people you represent, not about self gain. Unfortunately, with all the recent arrests of elected officials, it’s clear that we must do more to crack down on public corruption....

March 5, 2014
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Hennessey Calls for State to Complete the Streets

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey is calling on the New York State DOT to design and deliver streets that are safer, more usable and welcoming for everyone. New York State adopted a Complete Streets policy in 2011. Completing the streets requires...

February 28, 2014
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