Contact Us
Armonk Daily Voice serves Armonk, NY
Return to your home site

Menu

Armonk Daily Voice serves Armonk, NY

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Seen Him? Northern Westchester Armed Robbery Suspect On Loose
news

Fight Erupts As Senate Names State Amphibian

A battle erupted in the New York Senate over the adoption of the wood frog as the state amphibian.
A battle erupted in the New York Senate over the adoption of the wood frog as the state amphibian. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- The New York State Senate adopted the wood frog as the state amphibian, but the measure didn't pass without some controversy, according to the Albany Times Union.

The disagreement began when Syracuse Republican John De Francisco brought the measure to the floor when Manhattan Democrat Liz Krueger thought it more important to discuss rent and housing regulations, the Times Union reported.

The battle over the importance of the bill continued, before finally passing 32-31, the Times Union said.

Click here to read the full article .

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Armonk Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.