New York State Senator David Carlucci

Hudson Valley News
1:27 pm
Thu February 19, 2015

NYS Lawmakers Introduce Bill For Oversight Of A Rockland School District

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Three New York lawmakers have introduced a bill to appoint a state monitor to the troubled East Ramapo School District in Rockland County. The move comes in response to recommendations issued by a state-appointed fiscal monitor.

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Hudson Valley News
8:07 am
Thu February 19, 2015

HV Lawmakers Introduce Bill For Oversight Of East Ramapo Schools

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Three New York lawmakers have introduced a bill to appoint a state monitor to the East Ramapo School District in Rockland County. The move comes in response to recommendations issued by a state-appointed fiscal monitor in November.

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Hudson Valley News
7:19 am
Tue November 25, 2014

NYS Senator Helps With Thanksgiving Bags For Families In Need

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A New York state senator from the Hudson Valley Monday teamed up with a Rockland County non-profit organization to deliver Thanksgiving bags to families in need.

State Senator David Carlucci, an Independent Democrat, has for another Thanksgiving joined with Advocating For Change, a Spring Valley-based non-profit corporation that serves mainly African-American and Latino communities in Rockland County. Monday they delivered some 400 Thanksgiving bags, with turkey and the fixings for a holiday meal.

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Hudson Valley News
4:46 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

Lawmakers Begin Work Regarding East Ramapo School District

A state-appointed fiscal monitor has made a number of recommendations concerning a beleaguered school district in Rockland County. He is recommending state oversight of the school board, and state lawmakers were meeting this afternoon to discuss how to craft legislation to make it happen.

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Hudson Valley News
9:17 am
Sat July 26, 2014

NY Has New Signage For Accessibility

NYS Senator David Carlucci and NYS Assemblywoman Sandy Galef

Governor Andrew Cuomo Friday signed legislation updating New York's accessibility signage and logos. The bill was sponsored by two Hudson Valley lawmakers.

Governor Cuomo signed the bill on the eve of the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The legislation amends existing law to require the removal of the word “handicapped” from state signage. Independent Democrat David Carlucci sponsored the bill in the Senate.

“The term “handicapped” is outdated, derogatory, and just plain out offensive.”

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Hudson Valley News
6:48 am
Thu February 20, 2014

NYS Lawmakers To Hold Budget Meeting In Rockland

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Some New York state lawmakers are hosting their annual state budget meeting in Rockland County Thursday afternoon.

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Hudson Valley News
2:02 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Westchester Hosts Invest In Education Rally

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State legislators, private school administrators and others Tuesday addressed a crowd of some 5,000 elementary through high school students at a rally in Westchester County. The goal was to drum up support for state legislation to provide tax credits for investments in education.

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Hudson Valley News
1:33 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

NYS Senator Presents Concussion-Reducing Helmets At Football Practice

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Football players at a New York high school are showing up for their first day of practice and receiving new helmets Monday. 

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Hudson Valley News
7:44 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Two NYS Lawmakers Say Payment System Is Broken

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Two state lawmakers say it is time for New York to fix a broken reimbursement system. They will make their demand Thursday afternoon in Rockland County.

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Hudson Valley News
7:57 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

Primary Candidate's Petition Matter Goes To Court

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A Democratic primary candidate for Rockland County executive knocked off the ballot last week is fighting back, and the matter will be decided in court.

Rockland County Democratic Board of Elections Commissioner Kristen Stavisky says Village of Suffern Mayor Dagan LaCorte was removed last week from the ballot in the race for Rockland County executive.

She says the 1,926 signatures fell short of the 2,000 required, thus invalidating the petition. She says signatures were ruled invalid for the following reasons.

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