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taxs sharing revenue

Real waste an savings would be to combine towns 6 into one saving billions in adminstration cost in ny but hey we dont want to upset the bosses in ny who have peachy retirements coming . With computors easly be done like who needs 6 town assesors. 6 town halls,6 town police depts.6 school supertendants . list goes on an on waste is having people do same thing using computors easy . I suggest that by sharing each town ...more »

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FW Franklin Fenton

I bid farewell to our beloved Governor Paterson on a job well done. The courage you have exhibited during your term as governor will have an everlasting expression in New Yorker. Whether the populace wishes to give you credit for your hard works and determinations you have expressed, history will certainly prove that you have done an excellent job as a pro-tempo Governor. I wish you well in all your endeavors. If by ...more »

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Revise Holiday Policy for Saturday Holidays

I suggest that the State revise the current holiday policy. Christmas is on a Saturday this year, and the majority of employees would like the day before, (Friday, December 24) off. My suggestion is that when Christmas or New Years arrive on a Saturday, the new policy is for the day before to be a holiday. This would save the State utilities and coverage issues. I think it would also improve morale. I don't know ...more »

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Honor federal treaties

I suggest that you leave the Native Americans alone. The only reason they have an advantage on the sale of tobacco products is that you have raised the taxes so high that it is worthwhile to drive the extra distance to the reservation.

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welfare reform

I think if the family court system did more to enforce the law and make the other parent more responsable for his or her child. instead of making them resort to the humiliation of going down to welfare..let alone the way you are treated in Family court looking for help to get child support. Any way when was the last time some one or any one legislated for more laws to enforce child support anyway??? not in a long time. ...more »

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CHILD SUPPORT COLLECTIONS

Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer Dear Legislator Lindsay, September 13th 2010 My name is Joanne Polacsek. I am writing to you on behalf of my family, and the many other families within Suffolk County who are struggling in the fight to collect Child Support from non custodial parents employed off the books. The financial devastation it can / has caused single family working parents, not eligible ...more »

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TAX ALCOHOL NOT CIGARETTES

HOW ABOUT TAXING ALCOHOL instead of cigarettes. Alcohol is sure more deadly then smoking to others. What about the poor unfortunate children that get in a car with parents that drink and drive, and the unlucky people that get hit by drunk drivers. Of course most politicians like to indulge therefore a tax on alcohol would be unheard of. They tell us where, when, and how we can buy cigarettes, talk about no rights ...more »

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CHILD SUPPORT

Implement a work program for deadbeat parents in suffolk county ny, so taxpayers dont get stuck footing the bill for off the books employed deadbeat parents.

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