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Assemblyman James Skoufis: Stop Balancing Budgets on the Backs of Our Children

As part of the “Fair Funding for Our Schools” forum held on September 30th, Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) joined education advocates and stakeholders from across the Hudson Valley to call for a full repeal of the Gap Elimination Adjustment...

October 1, 2014
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Assemblyman Skoufis Announces New ‘Glenn McElroy’ Law, Protecting Family Health Care Decisions

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced that his bill to protect loved ones and their medical decisions in cases involving criminal acts has been signed into law by Governor Cuomo (Chapter number 93 of 2014). “This is an important law,...

July 23, 2014
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Assembly Passes Skoufis Bill to Help Families After Natural Disasters

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced that his bill to help protect communities after natural disasters has passed the Assembly (A.1093-C). The measure would create a task force to help ensure policyholders and...

June 18, 2014
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Assemblyman Skoufis Applauds Court Ruling on Valley View

“Today’s ruling will ensure that Valley View will continue to provide high-quality care for our seniors, veterans and most vulnerable. The county leadership’s attempt to circumvent law was clearly determined to be illegal and I urge them to work...

June 17, 2014
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Assemblyman Skoufis Working with Villages to Make State Aid Permanent

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced the Assembly passed legislation he authored (A.8761-B) to provide permanent state funding for two Orange County villages, Woodbury and South Blooming Grove, in order to help...

June 16, 2014
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