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Ra Battles Back Against Governor’s Healthcare Cuts for Seniors, Long Islanders With Disabilities

Assemblyman Ed Ra (R,-Franklin Square) yesterday joined a bipartisan group of colleagues, advocates and dozens of home-care recipients at a press conference in the Capitol to voice their opposition to Gov. Cuomo’s devastating cuts to the Consumer...

Ra Fights for Long Island Transit at Joint Budget Hearing

Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) grilled MTA officials at yesterday’s Joint Legislative Transportation Budget Hearing in Albany for details about how the governor’s proposed congestion pricing plan would benefit Long Island commuters. “As...

Education Reform Effort Falls Short

“Last year, this house passed legislation to cleanly decouple student performance on statewide assessments from teacher evaluations. The bill we passed today fails to meet that standard. 50 percent of a teacher’s evaluation will still be based...

Governor Needs to Promote Accountability, Not Blame

“At times, the governor’s State of the State Address felt more like a partisan political rally. He blamed Minority politicians in the state Senate for not rubber-stamping his entire progressive agenda. He blamed Minority politicians in Washington...

Ra Starts Fifth Term Reappointed to Leadership Position

Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) is excited to announce he has been re-appointed Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore as he begins his fifth term as representative for the 19th Assembly District this January. He has also been appointed ranking...

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