St. Sen. Greg Ball

St. Sen. Greg Ball (credit: Ball for NY)

NY State Senator Defends Calling For ‘Torture’ Of Boston Bombing Suspect

Republican Sen. Greg Ball of the Hudson Valley had taken heat for his Twitter posting Friday. He asked who wouldn’t want to use
torture against the second suspect in the bombing.


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N.Y. GOP Senator: If Same-Sex Marriage Vote Held, Measure Likely To Pass

Lawmakers say it’s possible the Republican-controlled Senate could call a vote on the same-sex marriage bill just after midnight Friday morning.


St. Sen. Greg Ball (credit: Ball for NY)

Sen. Greg Ball Backs Fraud Tax Bill To Help Bring Down NY Auto Insurance Rates

New Yorkers pay about 53 percent more for auto insurance than other drivers across the country.