The March for Science comes to Utica today

Rally for the Earth follows march (04/22/17) Local citizens, in coordination with advocacy group Central New York Citizens in Action, Inc., will hold a public demonstration in support of scientific inquiry and scientifically sound legislation Saturday, April 22. It will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Oneida Square roundabout in Utica. […]

Tenney raises $275,000 in first three months of first year

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Today Claudia Tenney for Congress released fundraising numbers covering January, February and March showing Rep. Claudia Tenney beginning the 2017-2018 cycle with a strong $275,000 raised and over $310,000 cash on hand.

“My focus remains standing up for the middle-class families, small businesses and family farms in upstate New York and […]

CNY Citizens join in Utica Rally on Tax Day

Advocates Demand Donald Trump’s Tax Returns & Fairer Tax System

On Saturday, April 15, 80 local citizens gathered in New Hartford to demand that President Donald Trump release his tax returns. The New Hartford (Utica area) Tax March is one of 193 marches taking place across the country on April 15 to demand transparency and […]

Today at noon: Protest to demand fair tax system, release of Trump’s tax returns

WHEN: Saturday, April 15, Noon

WHERE: Public sidewalk in front of Consumer Square, 4755 Commercial Drive, New Hartford, NY 13413 (We will be in front of Applebee’s.) Marches will also be held in Albany, Syracuse, and Binghamton. More information can be found at

WHY: Local citizens will be holding a Tax Day protest in […]

Tenney leads the way in fighting for the Civil Air Patrol

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney urges continued funding in the 2018 budget

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) authored a letter with the support of more than 40 members of Congress calling for continued funding of the Civil Air Patrol in the 2018 Fiscal Year Budget. The Civil Air Patrol, the official auxiliary force of the […]

Tenney issues statement on Syria

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney issues statement on Syria

“Earlier this week, the Assad regime launched a brutal chemical weapons attack in Syria that killed innocent men, woman and children. The policies of the past administration have failed and it is now time for a new strategy. Last night, President Trump’s action showed […]

Bipartisan group of House members and senators introduce Make it in America Manufacturing Communities Act

Claudia Tenney

Bill would help create more good-paying manufacturing jobs in communities around the country

A bipartisan group of House Members and Senators today introduced the Make it in America Manufacturing Communities Act, legislation that would help revitalize the country’s manufacturing sector and help create good-paying manufacturing jobs throughout the country. The bill was […]

Schneiderman issues statement on sanctuary jurisdictions

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement:

“Despite what Attorney General Sessions implied this afternoon, state and local governments and law enforcement have broad authority under the Constitution to not participate in federal immigration enforcement.

“As my office’s legal guidance makes clear, President Trump lacks the constitutional authority to broadly cut off funding […]

Members release legal analysis pointing to provision’s unconstitutionality

Legislators: GOP bill to single out New Yorkers represents worst of Washington

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Judiciary Committee Ranking Member John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), House Rules Committee Ranking Member Louise Slaughter (D-NY), Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley (D-NY), and House Judiciary Committee Members Reps. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) and Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) released a legal […]

Tenney votes to support 2017 Defense Appropriations Bill

Claudia Tenney

Measure Appropriates $577.9 Billion for the 2017 Fiscal Year

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (R—NY) voted in support of H.R.1301, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2017. This measure would appropriate $577.9 billion in discretionary defense spending for the 2017 fiscal year, providing $5.2 billion more than in 2016.

“National Security is […]

Schneiderman announces he will join lawsuit against new immigration ban

Today, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced that he will join the lawsuit in the Western District of Washington against President Trump’s immigration ban.

On Monday, Attorney General Schneiderman will formally join Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson and fellow attorneys general in the suit. Today, the plaintiffs […]

Schneiderman highlights local impacts of Trump environmental budget cuts

President Trump’s Proposed Cuts Would Gut Basic Protections –Endangering Public Drinking Water On Which 95% Of NY’ers Rely, Slashing Great Lakes Restoration Funding By 97%, And More

Schneiderman: If EPA Fails To Meet Its Legal Obligations Of A Clean, Safe, & Healthy Environment, I Won’t Hesitate To Use The Full Power Of My Office […]