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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

The Long Island Regional Economic Development Council Wins 1 of 4 "Best Plan Awardees"

It's been a busy week for the Long Island Association.  The Long Island Regional Economic Development Council, co-chaired by Kevin Law and Stuart Rabinowitz, won one of four "Best Plan Awardees" and an impressive $101.6 million in state funding, Kevin has been chosen by Suffolk County Executive-elect Steve Bellone to lead the national search to find a new police commissioner for Suffolk County, the reduction of the MTA Payroll Tax, and the Chairman of the New York Stock Exchange Marshall N. Carter spoke at an LIA Executive Breakfast about the present state and future of the U.S. economy.

To keep you informed, below are the links to the latest media coverage of the LIA:

Newsday, December 13, 2011 - NYSE chief not optimistic about economy

NewsLI.com, December 13, 2011 - Law Signed Repealing MTA Tax For Over 700K Taxpayers

Newsday, December 12, 2011 – Cuomo, in West Hempstead, OKs MTA tax cut

Newsday, December 11, 2011 - $101M state award to Long Island just the start

LIBN, December 9, 2011 – Newsmaker of the week, LI Regional Economic Development Council

LIBN, December 8, 2011 – Long Island wins $101M in NY eco dev funding

Newsday, December 8, 2011 – LI wins $101.6 million in state jobs aid

Long Island Press, December 7, 2011 – Bellone Panel Searches for New Police Commissioner

Timesunion.com, December 7, 2011 – Senate: Politics, policy push change

Newsday, December 5, 2011 – Kevin Law to lead Suffolk commish search