(L to R) City Council Member Dee Barbato, City Council Minority Leader Sandy Annabi, Council Member Patricia McDow, Superintendent of Yonkers Public Schools Angelo Petrone, State Senator Nick Spano, Yonkers Mayor Phil Amicone, Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow, Assemblyman Mike Spano City Council Majority Leader and Budget Chair Liam McLaughlin, Yonkers Board Trustee Debra Martinez, Yonkers Board of Trustees President Bob Ferrito, President of the Yonkers Federation of Teachers Steve Frey, President of the Yonkers Council of PTA/PTSA Miriam Foley, Treasurer Marla Hurban
...Yonkers City Council Majority Leader and Budget Chair Liam McLaughlin said, "On behalf of the Yonkers City Council, I think the message here today is that we are not going to stop working to solve this problem."
Alluding to the raucous situations that sometimes occur in Yonkers politics, McLaughlin
noted that everything is based upon, "... One goal in mind.Bringing more educational funding to the City of Yonkers.Even when the discussions get heated, we are working together to solve that problem," stressed McLaughlin
said, "I want to thank everyone for working, in this bipartisan way, to help solve the problem.
concluded by saying, "Again, we're working together to help resolve this problem, and we are not going to continue... er, we're not going to stop."
Mayor Amicone jumped in saying, "Hey, he
corrected it.We are to continue to work together."To which McLaughlin
said, "On the record!"