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Castorina Declares Victory after City Council Allows Columbus Statue to Remain

Assemblyman Ron Castorina Jr. (R,C,I,Ref-South Shore) released the following statement after the New York City Council made its decision to allow the statue of Christopher Columbus in Columbus Circle to remain and not be demolished: “From my...

January 12, 2018
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Castorina, Borelli: E-ZPass, Where Did the Notifications Go?

Staten Island, New York Assemblyman Ron Castorina and City Councilman Joe Borelli call on E-ZPass to provide customers with a low balance notification should they pass through a cashless tolling gantry. As the...

August 29, 2017
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Castorina Opposes College-in-Prison Program

Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed a program aimed at expanding college education in prisons throughout New York. The program will utilize $7 million, paid to the state in bank settlements, in order to pay for convicts to enroll in college classes at 7...

August 16, 2017
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Castorina Calls for MTA Audit Before Raising Taxes for Funding

Mayor Bill de Blasio proposed taxing the wealthiest 1 percent to fund repairs to the failing transit system. This comes after multiple derailments, delays, and a declared state of emergency for the NYC subway. The Mayor and Governor Cuomo have...

August 7, 2017
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