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Assemblyman Cusick: Texting while Driving Penalties for Teens in State Budget

Assemblyman Michael Cusick (D- Mid Island) announced today that the recently enacted state budget continues New York’s efforts to crack down on those who text while driving by implementing stricter penalties on young and new drivers convicted of the...

April 2, 2014
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Senator Lanza & Assemblyman Cusick Announce Budget Agreement to Save Research Jobs at the Institute of Basic Research

Senator Andrew Lanza (R-Staten Island) and Assemblyman Michael Cusick (D-Mid Island) today announce the FY 2014-2015 state budget includes $750,000 in funding to maintain 24 employees at the Institute for Basic Research (IBR). In February Lanza...

March 30, 2014
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Assembly Passes Bill for "Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Enterprises" in State Contracts

Assemblyman Michael Cusick (D-Mid Island), Assemblyman Matthew Titone (D- North Shore), Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I- East Shore/Brooklyn) and Assemblyman Joseph Borelli (R- South Shore) voted today in support of a bill which establishes...

March 26, 2014
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Assemblyman Cusick and Cardinal Dolan Push Passage of Education Investment Tax Credit

Assemblyman Cusick joins Cardinal Dolan, archbishop of New York, along with the Catholic bishops of New York State and his colleagues in the State Senate and State Assembly in Albany today, March 18, and tomorrow, March 19, to rally support for the...

March 18, 2014
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Assembly Rejects Plan to Take Away $40 Million in MTA Funds

Assemblyman Matthew Titone (D- North Shore) and Assemblyman Michael Cusick (D-Mid Island) voted today in support of the Assembly budget resolution to ensure that $40 million in Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) funding is not diverted...

March 12, 2014
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