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Ra: It’s Time to Buckle Down and Prioritize this Year

“With New York facing a budget deficit of up to $4 billion, it is important we really buckle down and prioritize this year. Gov. Cuomo has already admitted this year will be a difficult one, which is why we must concentrate on what he does and...

January 16, 2018
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Ra Congratulates Franklin Square’s Newest Eagle Scout


Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) was pleased to congratulate Franklin Square’s newest Eagle Scout and present a citation of honor to Connor O’Grady, of Troop 93 on Friday, January 5....

January 8, 2018
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Ra Calls for Strengthening New York’s Education System and Providing Living Wages for Direct Care Workers

“With 2018 anticipated to be a difficult budget year, the needs of New Yorkers, such as property tax relief, investing in our public transportation systems and infrastructure and providing a living wage for direct-care workers, should be prioritized...

January 3, 2018
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Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb Names Assemblyman Ed Ra Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore

Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) today announced the appointment of Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) as Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore. The Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore plays a vital role in...

December 21, 2017
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L.I. Assembly Members Support New Plan to Help Special Education Students Earn High School Diplomas

Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) is excited to announce that New York’s Board of Regents has voted unanimously on a plan which would offer an alternative route for students to earn high school diplomas. Ra and Assemblyman Dean Murray...

December 20, 2017
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