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The Island Now (blog)
April 10, 2018
with former Congressman Gary Ackerman, Nassau County Democratic Committee Chairman Jay Jacobs and National Democratic Committeeman and political commentator Robert Zimmerman. What I heard was head banging against a wall: “We should have listened more” to the aggrieved white workingÃâÃÂ ...
April 9, 2018
New York Representative Gary Ackerman asked. "It would have at least sent a message that you do get it." On the flip side, General Motors CEO Mary Barra survived a bruising testimony in 2014 about the ignition-switch recall, and remains in her executive role to this day. "She's the model of how to takeÃâÃÂ ...
April 3, 2018
Then in October 2016, she partnered with her alma mater and longtime friend Gary Ackerman to form the UNLV Medicine Ackerman Center for Autism, a one-stop-shop for services that include diagnostics, treatment, and behavioral therapy. “It was like the stars and moon all aligned, and everything wasÃâÃÂ ...
Middlebury College News and Events
March 29, 2018
In a recent review in Nature, Gary Ackerman writes, “The scholarship and cogent analysis in Biosecurity in Putin's Russia are formidable, as rigorous as any assessment of the country's biological-warfare capability by the world's best intelligence agencies. The book is overall a fascinating reflection of theÃâÃÂ ...
The Island Now
March 27, 2018
The Great Neck Democratic Club will be hosting a forum on Wednesday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss “Donald Trump and the Midterms: How Do we Fight Back?!” The forum, occurring at the Inn at Great Neck, will include Democratic leaders former United States Congressman Gary Ackerman, DemocraticÃâÃÂ ...
March 5, 2018
“Congressman Gary Ackerman is a household name in the world of policy making and advocacy” said Gerstman. “He brings to the table a wealth of knowledge in international and domestic affairs. It goes without saying, we are thrilled he has agreed to join our team.” The former congressman “will bring aÃâÃÂ ...
March 3, 2018
With David Beavers and Garrett Ross. GOTHAM HIRES FORMER CONGRESSMAN: Gotham Government Relations and Communications, the New York lobbying firm that once counted President Donald Trump as a client, is bringing on former Rep. Gary Ackerman (D-N.Y.) as a partner. The hire givesÃâÃÂ ...
February 23, 2018
Beyond the election night gatherings that have drawn former Congressmen Steve Israel and Gary Ackerman, and other top elected officials, the truly special event is the running poker game, where the regulars have included D'Amato, Schlesinger and Dennis Lemke, a prominent criminal defense attorney, others who haveÃâÃÂ ...
February 19, 2018
Nassau Civil Service Commissioner Gary Ackerman praised the commission's use of hundreds of Apple iPads to conduct a recent police entrance exam. ... Gary Ackerman, one of the three county Civil Service commissioners, said executive director Karl Kampe brought the proposal to use iPads to theÃâÃÂ ...
February 9, 2018
Survivors: sons, Trent Ackerman and Kyle (Lori) Ackerman; grandchildren, Peyton, Jackson and Blake; brother, Rick Ackerman and wife, Connie; nephews, Brandon, Dallas and Derick; other relatives and many friends. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, February 11, at Hixson-KleinÃâÃÂ ...
February 2, 2018
Gary Ackerman left Congress five years ago and hasn't been a candidate since 2010, yet his campaign committee remained active until August 2017. Ackerman's campaign fund was one of 102 “zombie” committees identified in an investigation posted this week by the Tampa Bay Times. The newspaperÃâÃÂ ...
August 24, 2017
President Donald Trump arrives at Hagerstown Regional Airport in Maryland earlier this month. Photo Credit: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais. Updated August 24, 2017 5:10 AM. Print Share. Share Tweet Share Email. Some folks looked at Donald Trump and saw what he and they wanted to see: A striking swashbucklingÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Gary Ackerman, a Democratic Civil Service commissioner and former congressman, called Kampe the “most knowledgeable person in the state on Civil Service matters.” Deputy County Attorney Martha Krisel will serve as the commission's interim executive director. The three-member Civil ServiceÃâÃÂ ...
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