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Murphy calls on Gov to sign Hendrick Hudson building aid bill

Albany, NY – The surprise announcement in January 2017 that the Indian Point nuclear power plant would close by 2021 came as a shock to local communities, which suddenly found themselves worrying about their mortgages, their jobs, and whether their local schools would stay open. The Hendrick Hudson School District, which serves nearly 2,500 students, […]

Prosecutors: Harckham shook-down school districts in Percoco case

VALHALLA, NY – When called as a witness for defendant Joseph Percoco during his corruption trial of February this year, State Senate candidate Peter Harckham admitted under oath he had tried to obtain employment for Percoco’s wife as a teacher on four occasions. “Peter Harckham bent over backwards to help his political kingpin, who it turns out, […]

A million and a half dollar smile: Murphy’s $1.5 million grant supports services at Touro College of Medicine

​Valhalla, NY – There were a lot of bright smiles recently when Senator Terrence Murphy presented Ronnie Myers, DDS, Dean and Professor of Dental Medicine, Touro College of Dental Medicine at New York College with a check for $1.5 million. Joining in celebration with Dean Meyers was Dean Robert Amler, M.D., M.B.A., Vice President of […]

Murphy’s $10k grant improves Peekskill victims center

Peekskill, NY – There were 1,038 hate crimes in the nation’s 10 largest cities in 2017 – the highest in more than a decade. The number of reported rape victims nationally nearly reached 100,000, with 6,324 cases in New York. Local statistics are equally grim, pointing out the need to further advocacy, education, and the […]

New York’s finest stand with Murphy

NEW YORK, NY – Another major law enforcement group has announced its enorsement of State Senator Terrence Murphy.  The New York City Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association represents nearly 24,000 members of the New York Police Department.  This past year the NYC PBA has been very vocal against the number of cop killers who were released on […]