Legislature adds representative to RFP Waiver Committee

(March 6, 2018 – Smithtown, NY)  Legislator Tom Cilmi and Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory heralded the passage of legislation they co-sponsored adding a fourth member to the County’s RFP Waiver Committee, as an improvement in balance and transparency. The RFP Waiver Committee reviews and authorizes requests from the County Executive’s office to bypass standard Request
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Cilmi Calls on Police Officials to Protect Schools During Special Election

(February 28, 2018 – East Islip, NY)  In an email to Suffolk County Acting Police Commissioner Stuart Cameron and newly elected Sheriff Errol Toulon, Legislator Tom Cilmi (R-Bay Shore) asked the officials to, “ensure that law enforcement personnel are on hand at each [school polling place] throughout the school day” to ensure the safety of students,
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Legislator Cilmi Proposes Amendment to Social Host Law

"We must leave no stone unturned in this life and death battle."

(February 14, 2018 – East Islip, NY) Legislator Tom Cilmi, Minority Leader of the GOP Caucus in Suffolk County, announced today he is drafting an amendment to Suffolk’s social host law to include illicit drugs. His proposal comes on the heels of Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer filing a bill to include opioids, marijuana, cocaine and
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Suffolk’s Cilmi Appointed Minority Leader

Selected to lead seven member GOP caucus

(January 5, 2018 – Smithtown, NY) The Republican Caucus of the Suffolk County Legislature announced the selection of 10th District Legislator Tom Cilmi as Minority Leader.  Re-elected in November to his 5th term in office, Cilmi has been a fiscal conservative and vocal proponent of changes to the County’s budget process, has advocated for multi-year budgeting
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