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Murphy accepts Republican nomination for 2016 election

JEFFERSON VALLEY, NY – This week, State Senator Terrence Murphy accepted the Republican nomination for a second term representing the 40th Senate District during the Republican Convention at Sinapi’s Ceola Manor. Although the 2014 race was hotly contested, Murphy defeated his opponent by twelve points on election day. Since then, Murphy has become one of […]

Murphy Announces Addition of Three Prominent Community Organizations to Upcoming Addiction Resource Fair & Forum

YORKTOWN, NY – Senator Terrence Murphy is thrilled to announce that three of Westchester County’s most influential treatment and counseling community organizations, Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, Yorktown Against Heroin and Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) have banded together with other community groups to host an important forum on drug addiction. The forum, presented in conjunction […]

Murphy secures funds for largest conservation project in Hudson River eagle flyway

CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY – A major conservation project will soon be underway in Westchester. In addition to securing a historic $300 million funding level for the Environmental Protection Fund in this year’s budget, State Senator Terrence Murphy further secured a $500,000 appropriation for a critical meadow restoration project at Croton Point Park, he announced today. The […]

Murphy, Ortiz, raise awareness of distracted driving

ALBANY, NY – New York State Senator Terrence Murphy (R- Westchester) and Assembly Assistant Speaker Felix Ortiz (D-Kings), together with awareness organization Distracted Operators Risk Casualties (DORCs), today announced a joint effort that could go a long way in protecting innocent people from injuries caused by distracted driving. “The facts regarding distracted driving are startling,” […]

Murphy Announces Support of 2016-17 State Budget

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Since being elected to local office in 2009, State Senator Terrence Murphy has fought to lower the infamous tax burden associated with New York State and the Hudson Valley. On Thursday, the freshman Senator from Westchester approved a state budget that delivered a historic tax cut for residents of the Empire […]

Refugee monitoring bill gains bipartisan Assembly and Senate sponsors

ALBANY, NEW YORK – The bipartisan bill that would setup a framework for refugee resettlement agencies to monitor the state’s refugee program for potential terroristic threats has been introduced in the New York State Assembly by powerful Assistant Majority Leader Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn). The Senate version of the bill, which is sponsored by State Senator […]