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Gorsuch nomination draws mixed reviews from NY pols and pundits
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Gorsuch nomination draws mixed reviews from NY pols and pundits

  President Donald Trump introduced his nominee for the Supreme Court last week, Judge Neil Gorsuch of the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Colorado. Gorsuch’s nomination received mixed response from New York legislators and interest groups. Conservatives are elated at the prospect of restoring the ideological balance to the […]

Senate majority leader unveils committee assignments
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Senate majority leader unveils committee assignments

  President of the New York State Senate and Majority Leader John Flanagan On Tuesday night handed up the following committee assignments:   Aging: Serino, Chair Alcantara, Felder, Funke, Golden, LaValle, Marchione Agriculture: Ritchie, Chair Funke, Gallivan, O’Mara, Ranzenhofer, Seward, Valesky Alcoholism and Drug Abuse: Amedore, Chair Bonacic, Carlucci, Phillips, […]

“Leading the way”
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“Leading the way”

Public Service Excellence Awards honor individuals and teams who make New York a better place   Two highly accomplished individuals and a team of dedicated staff from three state agencies were honored during a recent ceremony at the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs in Albany. The 2016 Public Service Excellence […]

Public service honored
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Public service honored

  On June 16, 2016, at the Century House in Latham, the New York State Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene honored Susan Delano, deputy managing director, on her retirement. The Research Foundation is the organization responsible for administering and directing research programs at the New York State Office of Mental […]