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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Drucker Applauds Unanimous Vote to Set Benchmarks for Legislative Task Force to Combat Antisemitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) applauded today’s vote in by the Legislature to establish key deadlines for the work of the County’s Special Legislative Task Force to Combat Antisemitism.&am...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Drucker Delivers COVID-19 Tests to Plainview-Old Bethpage Senior Citizens Club

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - To help members of the Plainview-Old Bethpage Senior Citizens Club stay safe during the Omicron surge, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) delivered COVID-19 prevention supplies to Plainview-Old Bethpage Central ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Drucker Sworn In for Third Full Term Representing Nassau County’s 16th Legislative District

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) was sworn in for his third full term representing the residents of the 16th Legislative District on Monday, Jan. 10. During the first meeting of the 14th term of the Na...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Arnold W. Drucker Delivers COVID-19 Tests to Sid Jacobson JCC in Greenvale

(GREENVALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) delivered COVID-19 home tests to the Sid Jacobson JCC in Greenvale on Tuesday, Jan. 11 to help community members stay safe during the Omicron surge. The iHealth COVID-19 Antige...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Drucker Joins Gurudwara Shaheedan for Celebration of Guru Gobind Sing, 10th Master of Sikh Religion

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined congregants at Gurudwara Shaheedan in Hicksville on Saturday, Jan. 8 to commemorate the birthday of Guru Gobind Singh, the 10th Master of the Sikh religion. During the ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Statement from Legislator Arnold W. Drucker in Response to Attack on Congregation Beth Israel

Statement from Legislator Arnold W. Drucker in Response to Attack on Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The following is a statement from Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) 

“On Saturd...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Legislator Drucker Invites You to Attend Upcoming Free Virtual Community Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: 

Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with the Nassau County Assessment Review Commission (ARC) to host free virtual community tax grievance workshops to inform residents about how to challenge t...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Drucker Honors Boy Scout Troop 423 at Eagle Court of Honor Ceremony

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) attended Plainvew/Old Bethpage Troop 423’s Eagle Court of Honor ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 6. During the ceremony, which was held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Ch...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 1, 2022

Statement from Legislator Arnold W. Drucker on Executive Order - Gender Inclusivity

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - On Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran issued Executive Order 107-2021 establishing the Nassau County Advisory Committee for Gender Inclusivity.” In response to the order, Nassau County Legislator Arno...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 6, 2021

Drucker Honors Boy Scout Troop 423’s Newest Eagle Scouts During Court of Honor Ceremony in Plainview

Legislator Arnold Drucker Honors Boy Scout Troop 423’s Newest Eagle Scouts During Court of Honor Ceremony in Plainview

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) recently recognized Boy Scou...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Drucker Celebrates Holiday Season at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church’s Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview ) joined  residents, clergy members and congregants to celebrate the holidays and light the community Christmas tree at Good Shepherd Lutheran Churc...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Drucker Celebrates Milestone Birthday of Jericho Resident Jack Delott

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) recently visited The Bristal Assisted Living in Jericho to celebrate resident Jack Delott 100th birthday.  Legislator Drucker marked the joyous occasion by presenting Mr...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Drucker Joins Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Congregation to Honor Pastor Eric Olsen

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined clergy members and congregants at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on Tuesday, Oct. 19 to honor Pastor Eric Olsen ahead of his departure from the Plainview congregation.

Dur...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Legislators Drucker & Lafazan Honor Jericho FD First Responders for Dedication During COVID-19

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County’s first responders and healthcare professionals courageously fulfilled their commitment to serving and protecting the public. To recognize their hard work and dedication, Nassau C...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Legislators Drucker and Lafazan Partner to Host “Fireside Chat on Substance Abuse and Addiction"

Legislators Arnold W. Drucker and Joshua Lafazan Partner to Host “Fireside Chat on Substance Abuse and Addiction”

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) partnered with Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woo...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Arnold W. Drucker Celebrates Plainview Resident Anna Golden’s 100th Birthday

 

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) recently visited Atria Senior Living in Plainview to celebrate resident Anna Golden’s 100th birthday. During his visit, Legislator Drucker presented a Nassa...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: September 1, 2021

From the Desk of Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker: A Time of Reflection and Renewal

As September settles in, bringing with it cooler temperatures as we relish the final remnants of summer, the winds of change follow. I am pleased to report the completion of the repaving of Old Country Road; Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage and the sectio...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Legislator Drucker Honors Retired Plainview Teacher Joel Rauch

(PLAINVEIW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) recognized retired Plainview schoolteacher and author Joel Rauch on Thursday Aug. 19 for his philanthropy and generosity to the Mid Island Y JCC. Rauch’s bo...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Welcomes All County Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery to Jericho

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined All County Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery on Monday, Aug. 16 to celebrate the grand opening of their new Jericho location. Legislator Drucker presented a Nassau County C...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Drucker Helps Heart and Sole 5K Participants Kick off Annual Fundraiser

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) joined the Greater Long Island Running Club, volunteers, community members, and local community sponsors in saluting Plainview and Syosset Hospital’s Emergenc...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Drucker Recognizes Students at Cantiague Elementary School for Participating in Judy Jacobs Contest

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) visited 

Ms. Aloe’s fifth grade class at Cantiague Elementary School on Thursday, June 3 to thank them for their entries in the second annual Judy Jacobs Essay ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Legislator Arnold Drucker Commemorates LGBTQ+ Pride Month

(EAST MEADOW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) commemorated LGBTQ+ Pride Month on Sunday, June 13, where he joined the LGBT Network for its “Long Island Pride - Together Again” concert and festival at ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Drucker, Plainview Community Celebrates Legacy of Charles B. Wang at Road Renaming Ceremony

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, the Wang family, their colleagues in government and Plainview community members on Friday, June 4 to ceremonially rename Country Po...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Legislator Drucker Joins Temple Chaverim to Honor Cantor Brad Hyman

Legislator Drucker thanks Cantor Hyman for his service on May 22.

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined clergy members and congregants at Temple Chaverim’s “Shabbat Under the Stars&rdq...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 27, 2021

ETTER TO THE EDITOR - Nassau Must Use Federal Action on Hate Crimes as Catalyst for Local Action

DEAR EDITOR:

I applaud President Biden for signing the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act into law - an important, timely, and refreshingly bipartisan piece of legislation that will provide federal law enforcement agencies robust tools to push back against the alarm...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts AAPI Youth Roundtable

WHAT - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and the District 16 Remote Internship Program invite all students grades 6 to 12 to register for his office’s upcoming Nassau County AAPI Youth Roundtable, a virtual forum being h...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Bynoe, Drucker, and Birnbaum Remind County’s TPVA Agency: Bus Camera Initiative

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - As Nassau County took another important step toward implementing a bus-camera program that will make roads safer for students and families in the upcoming school year, Nassau County Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) Arnold W. Dru...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Drucker Applauds Biden Administration’s Move to Ban Discrimination in Healthcare

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) Earlier today, the Biden administration and the Department of Health issued new policies that bar healthcare providers and other health-related organizations that receive federal funding from discriminating against patients based on sexual...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Supports Island Harvest’s Bi-County ‘Spring Harvest’ Food Drives

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) was part of a bipartisan coalition of his colleagues in government that lent their support to Island Harvest’s inaugural Spring Harvest food drive on Friday, April 30...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 21, 2021

From the Desk of Nassau County Legislator Drucker: A Season of Growth and Opportunity on the Horizon

“Spring is in the air” and “hope springs eternal” - those are two expressions that come to mind this time of year. It is always refreshing to feel the pleasant change in the weather along with the blooming of trees,...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Drucker Introduces Amendment to County’s Human Rights Law to Prohibit COVID-19-Fueled Discrimination

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Fueled in part by the irrational, false, and unfounded association of specific ethnic groups with the spread of the COVID-19 virus, violent attacks and bias incidents against Asian-American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community have increase...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Drucker Files Amendment to Nassau County Human Rights Law to Prohibit COVID-19 Discrimination

What: In response to an alarming increase in bias incidents and violence against Asian Americans in New York and throughout the country, as well as an irrational, false, and unfounded association of certain ethnic groups with the spread of the COVID-19 vi...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Nassau County Legislator Drucker Partners with Jericho Cares to Host Successful Toiletry Drive

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined forces with Jericho Cares and Legislator Joshua Lafazan to host a toiletry drive benefiting local families in need. Thanks to the generosity of local residents, more than ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Drucker Supports Proposal to Restrict Sale of Vaping Products Near Schools, Parks and Playgrounds

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Today, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) announced his support for a proposal that would restrict the sale of vaping and e-cigarette products within 1,000 linear feet of schools, public parks or playgrounds.

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Drucker Invites Students to Participate in Second Annual Judy Jacobs Essay Award Contest

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - In honor of Women’s History Month and the legacy of the late Nassau County Legislator and former Presiding Officer Judy Jacobs, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is proud to announce the second annual J...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Drucker Reads to Old Bethpage Elementary School Students

(OLD BETHPAGE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) met some of his district’s youngest residents during Old Bethpage Elementary School's annual Pick-A-Reading Partner (PARP) virtual story time on...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 1, 2021

County Legislators Drucker, Lafazan Partner with Jericho Cares to Host Toiletry Drive

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) are partnering with Jericho Cares to host a toiletry drive benefiting local families in need. Organizers are seeking donations of products like shampoo, soap, ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Drucker Announces Third Installment of LD 16’s Remote Internship Program is Underway

Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) proudly announces that the third installment of his office’s Remote Internship Program is underway.

 

During their internship, students will learn about the relationship between p...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Drucker, Afghan Americans of New York Join Forces to Support Family Residences

(OLD BETHPAGE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined Wazma Wardak Hassan of the not-for-profit Afghan Americans of New York on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at a food distribution event in support of Old Bethpage’s Famil...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Drucker Joins Forces with Manetto Hill Jewish Center, Community Partners to Support Food & Recycling

Legislator Drucker Joins Forces with Manetto Hill Jewish Center, Community Partners to Support Food & Recycling Drive

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is joining forces with the Manetto Hill Jewish Center, ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 1, 2021

LETTER TO THE EDITOR from Nassau Legislator Drucker on Federal Legislation

DEAR EDITOR:

Last week, U.S. Rep. Thomas Suozzi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York revealed that they filed legislation to repeal the federal State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction cap. This proposal deserves swift consideration and approva...

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Legislative District 16