Local conservatives were critical of Senator Alesi; first for the lawsuit he filed against a Perinton couple after he broke his leg when allegedly trespassing on their property, then for his vote in favor of gay marriage. 266 more words
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Since Senator Jim Alesi sparked controversy when he became the first Republican to publicly support same-sex marriage last year, those troubles were magnified by an ill-timed lawsuit Alesi brought against two of his own constituents. 258 more words
Monroe County Republican Chairman Bill Reilich said the decision as to whether Sen. Jim Alesi will ultimately receive the GOP line come November is up to the local officials in the district. 383 more words
State lawmakers spent nearly $2.9 million for travel and expenses during this year’s legislative session, a review by Gannett’s Albany Bureau found.
The Democrat and Chronicle put together this database from records obtained by the state Comptroller’s Office that shows how much each lawmakers received in per diems and travel reimbursements from January through July. 82 more words
There’s a reason why Jim Alesi’s campaign didn’t record getting any money from Mayor Bloomberg: it came in after the deadline, according to a spokesman for the mayor. 92 more words