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Thiele and Lavalle Pass Legislative Package to Promote Long Island Water Quality

New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. and State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle have passed a (3) bill package to promote water quality protection on Long Island. The bills passed both houses of the State Legislature by overwhelming margins. They will...

New York State Announces Additional $5 Million Available for Animal Shelter Improvement Projects

Assemblyman Fred Thiele (I, D, WF, WE-Sag Harbor) today announced that an additional $5 million is available to continue the support of critical improvement projects at New York's animal shelters. This is the second round of funding for the New York State...

LaValle and Thiele Announce DEC’S Upcoming Public Information Sessions to Improve State’s Commercial Fishing Licensing System

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. and State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle today announced that the State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will host a series of meetings in July and August to gather feedback from key stakeholders about the State’s...

Statement from Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. on NYS Department of Public Service Audit of LIPA/PSEG-LI

The Department of Public Service (DPS) audit of LIPA/PSEG-LI fails ratepayers as an independent management review of LIPA/PSEG-LI. DPS continues to be a toothless tiger. DPS has demonstrated time and again that it will not provide rigorous oversight of...

Thiele and LaValle Call on New York State to Keep its Promise and File Legal Action Against Inequitable Federal Fishing Quotas

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. and State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle today called upon New York State to keep its promise to the state’s commercial fishermen and bring litigation immediately to strike down the inequitable and discriminatory fluke quotas...

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