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Five Ways Government Can Stop Wasting Our Tax Dollars

When it comes to tax dollars being spent efficiently, and in the best interest of the people, Long Islanders are skeptical, and I am too. As an elected Trustee of the Roslyn School Board since 2009, a former Director of the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, and someone who has attended numerous Nassau County legislative meetings over the past several years, I have come to realize there are many ways our elected officials can do a better, more efficient job spending our hard earned tax dollars. That’s one of my top reasons for running for NYS Senate on Long Island.

  • icon Posted: September 23

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