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Westchester Stakeholders Highlight Need for More State Aid for Public Transit

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Yonkers, NY - On February 19, state and local elected officials, transit users, and transportation advocates called on Governor Cuomo to increase state funding in the New York State Budget to support statewide public transit...

March 19, 2015
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Senator George Latimer & Assembly Member Shelley Mayer Host State Budget Hearing in Yonkers

Yonkers, NY – State Senator George Latimer and Assemblymember Shelley Mayer will convene a "Community Budget Forum" to hear public comment on the proposed 2015-16 New York State Budget on Tuesday, February 24th from 5:30-8:30 at the Grinton I. Will...

February 17, 2015
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Speaker Heastie Appoints Bipartisan Search Committee for Executive Director of New Assembly Office of Ethics and Compliance

Following up on his commitment to double down on efforts to strengthen ethics in the State Assembly, Speaker Carl E. Heastie today announced the formation of a bi-partisan committee to conduct a national search for an executive director to lead new...

February 7, 2015
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Statement of Assemblymember Shelley Mayer, 90th AD, Yonkers on the Election of Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and the Ongoing Need for Reform

"I congratulate my colleague, Assemblyman Carl Heastie, on his election as our new Speaker of the Assembly. I am confident he has the skills necessary to lead us. From the outset, I have remained focused on bringing reform to our chamber. I look...

February 4, 2015
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