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Palmesano Will Continue to Fight for Developmentally Disabled and Direct Care Professionals Who Provide Their Care

“Today, Gov. Cuomo turned his back on our state's most vulnerable New Yorkers, the developmentally disabled, and the incredible direct support professionals who provide such important quality of life care to these incredible individuals. The...

February 17, 2017
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New York State Budget Should Be About Fairness, Your Priorities

Last month, Gov. Cuomo released his 2017-18 Executive Budget Proposal. I often remind people that this is not a final budget and simply represents his priorities. After the governor released his budget, I issued the following statement: "The...

February 17, 2017
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Palmesano-Sponsored Organ Donation Law Effective Today

Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning) is pleased to announce that one of his priority bills from last year is now in effect. The law will expand the pool of eligible organ donors by allowing 16- and 17-year-olds to register to become an organ...

February 14, 2017
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Deadline for Important Tuition Assistance Program for Volunteer Firefighters and Students Extended

Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning) is advising members of volunteer fire departments and the community about an opportunity to receive tuition reimbursement through the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY). FASNY has...

February 13, 2017
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Area Legislators Meet With Young Advocates for a Tobacco-Free New York

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This week, Assemblymen Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning), Joe Errigo (R,C,I,Ref-Conesus) Joe Giglio (R,C,I-Gowanda) and Chris Friend (R,C,I-Big Flats) met with local young people from the advocacy group Reality Check, an organization dedicated to...

February 13, 2017
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