Tuesday, September 11, 2007
Senator Connor Tours World Trade Center Site with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Governor Spitzer, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, and more...
CLICK HERE TO VIEW VIDEO!
Provide By NY1
A day before the September 11th memorial ceremonies, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Governor Eliot Spitzer walked among cranes and jackhammers as they toured the World Trade Center site Monday. Pelosi also took the opportunity to announce her support for reopening the federal Victim's Compensation Fund to ensure treatment is provided to ground zero workers who have fallen ill as the result of breathing in toxic dust from the fallen towers. ... Read More»
Tuesday, August 28, 2007
Senator Connor responds to Deutsche Bank disaster on NY1
By Rita Nissan
As investigators continue to look into the deadly fire at the former Deutsche Bank building two weekends ago, there is shifting blame for the mess. NY1 Political reporter Rita Nissan filed the following report on the latest chapter in finger pointing. There's lots of blame to go around. Democrats and Republicans are pointing fingers at each other for why the Deutsche Bank building was even still standing. Democrats pounced on former ... Read More»
Wednesday, August 22, 2007
SENATOR MARTIN CONNOR & ASSEMBLYWOMAN JOAN MILLMAN SPONOR SENIOR FAIR
New York State Senator Martin Connor (D-Manhattan & Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Joan Millman (D-Brooklyn) sponsored the 2007 Senior Fair, a free event for all senior citizens and people interested in their districts and also those who are in search for online university faculty jobs. The fair was held on Thursday, June 28, 2007, from 11 A.M. – 3 P.M., at St. Francis College, 182 Remsen Street (between Court and Clinton Streets), in Brooklyn Heights.Read More»
Monday, August 20, 2007
SENATOR CONNOR REACTS TO THE FIRE AT THE DEUTSCHE BANK IN LOWER MANHATTAN
In response to the August 16, 2007 Deutsche Bank fire (at Cedar Street in Lower Manhattan), Senator Connor joined other elected officials to voice his concern for the severe lack of communication between the emergency response agencies and the local residents during times of crisis. The smoke pouring from the Deutsche Bank tower was reminiscent of the events that took place on September 11, 2001, alarming the thousands of residents in the immediate ... Read More»