New York State Senator Greg Ball

Hudson Valley News
10:52 am
Fri July 4, 2014

Hudson Valley Bridge To Be Renamed

Credit Courtesy of the Office of NYS Senator Greg Ball

A bridge in the Hudson Valley will be renamed in honor of local veterans.

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Hudson Valley News
1:48 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

NYS Senator's Farewell Dinner To Raise Funds For Local Veteran

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for renovations to Private Dan Flanigan’s home
Credit Courtesy of the Office of NYS Senator Greg Ball

A dinner Tuesday evening for an outgoing state senator from the Hudson Valley will serve as a fundraiser for home repairs for a Vietnam War veteran.

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Hudson Valley News
6:42 am
Wed June 11, 2014

NYS Senate Passes Legislation On Where Sex Offenders May Live

Credit Office of NYS Senator Greg Ball

The New York state Senate Tuesday passed legislation sponsored by a Hudson Valley lawmaker. 

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Hudson Valley News
12:21 pm
Fri May 16, 2014

NYS Senator Greg Ball Will Not Seek Re-Election

Credit Office of NYS Senator Greg Ball

New York State Republican Senator Greg Ball has announced he will not seek re-election to his Hudson Valley seat. He also says he will not run for any other office.

Senator Greg Ball’s announcement that he will not seek re-election came via video on YouTube Friday morning.

“But at this time in my life, it’s time now to return back to the private sector, and maybe, hopefully, even find some time to raise a family,” says Ball.

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Hudson Valley News
1:38 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

NYS Republican Senator Kicks Off Candidate Forums In 41st District

NYS Senator Greg Ball (standing); Rob Rolison (seated at table on the right)
Credit WAMC/Allison Dunne

A Republican New York state senator is working to ensure that his neighboring district returns to GOP hands in November.

Republican Greg Ball is the state Senate Republican Committee co-chairman, and is hosting a series of forums aimed at unseating the Democratic senator in the 41st District – freshman Terry Gipson. He held the first forum Wednesday night in Putnam County.

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Hudson Valley News
9:05 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

NYS Assemblyman Calls For Independent Investigation In Putnam Case

Credit Chad Kainz, flickr

A New York State assemblyman is calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to launch an independent investigation into allegations that the Putnam County district attorney has remained involved in a case from which he recused himself.

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Hudson Valley News
9:36 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

NYS Senator Urges Governor To Sign Bill To Include 9/11 Firefighters' Kids

Credit U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

A New York state senator from the Hudson Valley is calling on the governor to sign legislation concerning the children of 9/11 firefighters.  

Republican state Senator Greg Ball is urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign a bill into law that he says would help children of firefighters who died as a result of illnesses from response to and recovery efforts from the September 11th terrorist attacks.

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Hudson Valley News
11:22 am
Sat September 7, 2013

NYS Senator Holds Unfunded Mandates Roundtable

A New York state senator from the Hudson Valley is holding a roundtable  Saturday on unfunded mandates.

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Hudson Valley News
12:00 am
Thu July 18, 2013

NY Has A New Fireworks Permitting Law

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to enhance firework safety on state property.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Thu April 25, 2013

4/25/13 - Panel

Today's panelists are WAMC's Ray Graf and Times-Union Capital reporter, Jimmy Vielkind. Joe Donahue moderates.

Topics include:
Election finance reform
Senator Greg Ball on torture
Mixed Martial Arts

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