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Assemblyman Skartados: NY Must Ensure Women Can Continue to Access Contraception

ďMillions of New Yorkers rely on high-quality contraception services. The President-electís pledge to repeal the Affordable Care Act may mean that women will no longer be able to receive these products and medications as part of their insurance...

January 17, 2017
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Assemblyman Skartados Secures Funding to Combat Gun Violence in Poughkeepsie

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) announced that Family Services, in Poughkeepsie NY, with the guidance of the community SNUG Steering Committee, has received a $300,000 grant from the state to jump-start their anti-gun violence initiative. The...

January 17, 2017
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Assemblyman Skartados Urges Riders to Participate in Metro-North Hearings on Proposed Fare Hike

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) urged commuters and riders of the Metro-North Railroad to participate in the MTAís public comment period on the proposed fare hikes on Metro-North Trains and other MTA services. ďThis holiday season, the MTA...

November 29, 2016
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Assemblyman Skartados: New Measure Will Help Ensure Lead-Free Drinking Water in Our Schools

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) announced that the Assembly passed legislation to assist schools in testing and remediating lead in drinking water (A.10740). Lead is a dangerous toxin that can negatively impact a young...

June 18, 2016
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Assemblyman Skartados Says Rail Crossing Agreement Provides Peace of Mind to Commuters

ďEvery day, thousands of commuters board Metro-North to get to their jobs in the city. Thousands of others pass over grade crossings while driving to work. Safety at these points is imperative. The agreement ensures that railroads maintain crossing...

June 18, 2016
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