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vote for a new government

I suggest that come nov. you think of the words corruption and incombent. Vote for a new kind of person one who is not yet in the thick of

things in Albany. Make NY a new place to live. You certainly can't comfortably live here now

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Welfare

Force welfare recipients to "volunteer" a certain number of hours to improve their community in order to get their check. Even though they receive a check each month they will feel that they are working for free and many will go out and get a real job.

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Lower the amount of money given to people on welfare

Lower the amount of money given to people on welfare. people are making a living on having multiple children and us tax payers are paying for their food, houses, daycare ..ect. for being in a budget crisis cut these people off or do a better job at seeing who really needs it.

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change

Keep in mind, no matter what party you are with. We might have to think Tea Party come Nov.

Change has got to happen

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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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Stop asking for ID when someone is NOT buying alcohol

Make it illegal for stores to ID someone who is NOT buying alcohol. Why does it make sense for me to lose the right to purchase alcohol if someone standing next to me does not have ID? If my goal was to distribute alcohol to a minor, it would not be very difficult to ask them to wait outside the store...

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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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government paying mileage for methodone users

i heard resently that if a person is on the methodone program they can claim mileage. i think someone said 75 dollars a month. then i heard that they all car pool and are still able to collect individually. if this is true. that is the first thing they should cut out.

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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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ARE WE GETTING SCREWED? OR WHAT

THIS TEMPLE THING BETTER NO BITE NEW YORK PEOPLE IN THE ASSSSSSSS EVER.

YOUR RECORD AINT THAT GREAT, WHERE YOU JUST GIVE UP STATE PROPERTY TO PEOPLE FROM A NATION WHERE SOME OF IT'S PEOPLE KILLED OVER 3.000 OF OUR INOCENT PEOPLE WITH NO WARNING.AND WE SHOULD NEVER EVER PAY TAXES FOR THIS HAIR BRAIN IDEA.

Sincerel, Joseph S.

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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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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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