Assemblywoman Galef Hosts Senator Terry Gipson on “Speak Out”

Legislators discuss current events in Albany as well as shared priorities in their respective districts
January 2, 2014

Assemblywoman Sandy Galef speaks with Senator Terry Gipson on the most recent edition of “Speak Out.” They discuss Senator Gipson’s roots in Texas and how they compare to his current community in New York, including his family’s farming background and how that shapes his approach to issues concerning the environment. Galef and Gipson discuss the many legislative goals they share which aim to help grow the communities they represent in Albany.

Senator Gipson shares his experiences as a small business owner in the Hudson Valley and what he thinks can be done to help boost this vital sector. Also, both Galef and Gipson express the need to lower the tax burden in the area and discuss different solutions to this problem. The conversation also includes a discussion of unfunded mandates, governmental reform, as well as the issues surrounding the Hudson Fjord Hike/Bike trail, which spans across both legislators’ districts. Assemblywoman Galef and Senator Gipson both talk about their commitment to improving the various aspects of the region which make it exceptional.

“It is always a pleasure to discuss matters which affect our community and what can be done about them with a colleague from our region,” said Assemblywoman Sandy Galef. “I look forward to working with Senator Gipson on a variety of issues to improve our region and our state going forward.”

Tune in to cable television on the following days and times to learn more.

“Speak Out: A Discussion with Senator Terry Gipson” airs as follows:

Cablevision

Airs: January 8, 15, 22, & 29

Ossining and Peekskill airs on Channel 15: Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.
(Briarcliff, Ossining, Scarborough, Buchanan, Cortlandt, Croton, Garrison, Montrose, Peekskill, Philipstown South, Verplanck)
Wappingers Falls airs on Channel 21: Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.
(Cold Spring, Philipstown North)
Yorktown airs on Channel 74: Wednesdays at 8:30 p.m.
(Lake Peekskill, Putnam Valley)

Comcast

Airs: January 8, 15, & 22

Carmel, Kent, Mahopac & Putnam Valley Channel 8: Wednesdays at 7:30

Verizon FiOS Customers
Please check your local listings for air times