Latimer Backs New Retirement Plan Reform

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June 22, 2010, Albany, NY —  A groundbreaking plan to dramatically reduce the costs and benefits of the New York State pension system has been crafted by Republican Assemblyman Mike Fitzpatrick (R-Suffolk, 7th A.D.) — and the Fitzpatrick Plan has just received strong support from Democratic Assemblyman George Latimer (pictured) of Westchester's Sound Shore (91st A.D.). The new pension plan …

eHeziLatimer Backs New Retirement Plan Reform

Latimer Advises Governor Expected to Sign Third-party Notification Bill

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 Albany, NY — April 28, 2010 — Assemblyman George Latimer's bill to provide senior citizens with the ability to designate third-party notification provisions on health care insurance policies is before Governor Paterson, awaiting his signature into law. "We believe the Governor will sign the bill into law today, or in the next day or two – and seniors will gain …

eHeziLatimer Advises Governor Expected to Sign Third-party Notification Bill

Statement from Mayor Liz Feld on Senator Gillibrand’s Healthcare Vote

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 Larchmont, NY — "Kirsten Gillibrand delivered coal in the stockings of New Yorkers this morning by voting for a healthcare bill that will cost us more than a billion dollars every year in lost Medicaid funds, according to Governor Paterson. Mayor Bloomberg warned that the bill could force hundreds of healthcare facilities across New York City to close.  Yet Senator …

eHeziStatement from Mayor Liz Feld on Senator Gillibrand’s Healthcare Vote