Tenney’s Bill Passes out of Committee

Rep. Claudia Tenney

H.R. 1690 Passed by House Committee on Veterans Affairs

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced legislation she introduced earlier this year passed the House Committee on Veterans Affairs with overwhelming support. Rep. Tenney’s bill, H.R. 1690, the Department of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act, was marked up by the Veterans’ Affairs […]

Telephone Town Hall Delayed due to House of Representatives Vote Schedule

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced that due to an unforeseen conflict with House of Representatives voting schedule for tomorrow night, the telephone town hall originally scheduled for Thursday, July 13 at 6 pm will be delayed until next week.

The United States House of Representatives will be voting on the […]

Tenney, Schneider introduce bipartisan bill to defend Israel’s military edge

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Bill requires consultation with Israel on qualitative military edge before authorizing regional arms sales

Today, U.S. Representatives Claudia Tenney (R-NY) and Brad Schneider (D-IL) announced the introduction of new bipartisan legislation to strengthen the processes that ensures Israel’s qualitative military edge (QME) over regional adversaries.

The Defending Israel’s QME Act of […]

Tenney helps pass bills to combat sanctuary cities, keep Americans safe

Rep. Claudia Tenney

House passes No Sanctuary for Criminals Act, ‘Kate’s Law’

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) helped pass two bills to strengthen public safety, enhance national security measures and keep Americans safe by enforcing federal immigration laws.

“Dangerous sanctuary city policies undermine the rule of law while putting innocent American lives in jeopardy. […]

Gillibrand issues statement on McConnell decision to pull vote on health care bill

Kirsten Gillibrand

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today released the following statement on Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s decision to pull the vote on GOP health care bill to dismantle the Affordable Care Act:

“Health care in America should be a right, not a privilege. The decision to pull back a vote on the disastrous GOP […]

DiNapoli issues statement on Trump budget proposal

State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli issued the following statement on President Trump’s budget proposal: “The President’s budget does not prioritize the needs of the middle-class or the most vulnerable among us. The budget, while cutting taxes for the wealthiest Americans, would decimate vital programs that millions of New Yorkers rely on. His proposal also creates […]

Tenney calls on Trump to hold Canada to trade commitments

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney Signs Bipartisan Letter Calling on the Administration to fight for Dairy Farmers, Stop Disruption to Global Dairy Market

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) called on President Trump to hold Canada to its trade commitments by enforcing current law and opposing Canadian dairy protectionist policies. In a bipartisan letter to the Trump […]

Tenney, Suozzi urge Secretary of State to address Palestinian Authority’s payments to convicted terrorists

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney and Suozzi Co-Author Letter With More than 35 Members Urging the Administration to Address Palestinian Terrorist Payment Program with Palestinian President During his Visit to Washington D.C.

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY—22) and Congressman Thomas Suozzi (NY—3 ) joined together to call on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to […]

Schneiderman joins coalition of 20 attorneys general in calling for independent special counsel

Action follows Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey

Today, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman joined a coalition of 20 attorneys general in calling for the immediate appointment of an independent special counsel to investigate Russian interference in the presidential election.

The letter, sent to the U.S. Department of Justice’s Deputy Attorney General […]

Tenney issues statement on firing of FBI Director Comey

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) released the following statement responding to the firing of FBI Director James Comey:

“There is no doubt that the President of the United States has the authority to fire the FBI Director. President Trump is not the first President, nor will he be the last, to remove […]

Care for All demonstration #2 at Tenney event Friday morning

Local citizens plan another silent “Care for All” demonstration

What: A grass-roots demonstration in support of the values of our families, friends, and neighbors

Where: Hart’s Hill Inn in New Hartford

When: Friday, May 12, 7:30 to 9 a.m.

Who: Representative Tenney’s constituents who are concerned about her refusal to meet with her constituents, and […]

Financial CHOICE Act will end bailouts, hold Washington, Wall Street accountable

Rep. Claudia Tenney

CHOICE Act creates a more accountable, more reliable financial system

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (R—NY), a member of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement on the introduction of the Financial CHOICE Act, a measure that will replace the failed Dodd-Frank Act with reforms that will end “too big […]