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Lifton Expresses Great Surprise to Dr. Shah’s Testimony at the Health Budget Hearing

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D/WF-125) expressed great surprise to Dr. Shah’s comments in today’s budget hearing that his health review could not be done in a more transparent way, with full public input, because it is “complex.”...

February 3, 2014
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Lifton Appointed to the Assembly Education Committee

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D/WF- 125th District) has been appointed to the Assembly Education Committee by the Assembly Speaker Silver. “I’m very pleased to receive this important assignment, particularly at this time when there is so much...

January 31, 2014
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Lifton Delivers Liquefied Natural Gas Regulations Comments to DEC

Albany, NY – Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D/WF-125) delivered her Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Regulations comments to the DEC today in a 9-page letter addressed to Commissioner Joseph Martens. Her comments focused on the regulations’ ambiguous...

December 4, 2013
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Lifton Hospice Bed Expansion Bill is Signed By the Governor

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D/WF-125) announced that her bill to aid hospice facilities across the state was signed by the Governor today. “I appreciate the Governor’s recognition of the successful hospice residence pilot program the state...

November 15, 2013
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Lifton Receives Perfect Score on Environmental Advocates’ 2013 Environmental Scorecard

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton (D/WF-125) announced that she had received a score of 100 in the Environmental Advocates’ 2013 Environmental Scorecard released today. “Voting for critical environmental safeguards and renewable energy initiatives is...

October 9, 2013
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