Miller attends rally in support of direct care workers

Brian Miller

Today, Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford) attended a rally in the capitol building in support of thousands of direct care workers statewide who have been left behind by Gov. Cuomo’s “Fight for $15” campaign.

“Today I attended a rally in support of those who care for the needs of the most vulnerable […]

Stirpe: More transparent economic development helps boost Central New York

Al Stirpe

We have made great strides in jumpstarting the upstate economic engine, but we need to do more to help our local, small businesses get ahead. That’s why I voted for an Assembly budget proposal that would help accomplish this goal, while increasing transparency so New Yorkers know how and where their tax […]

Miller says Cuomo’s 26-6ercent middle-class tax hike is absurd

Brian Miller

A statement from Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford)

“Today the governor threatened hardworking New York State families with a 26 percent middle-class tax increase. That is his response to federal legislation that would dramatically decrease our property tax burden by requiring the state, rather than the counties, to fully pay for […]

Oneida Printshop celebrates move to new location

The Greater Oneida Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the relocation of Oneida Printshop to their new larger location. Owners Duane and Becky DeFrees were joined by Mayor Leo Matzke, Chamber Board members, employees, family and friends for an Open House. The Oneida Printshop is now located at 212 Farrier Ave, Oneida […]

Schneiderman announces $20 million in grants to land banks rebuilding neighborhoods across the state

This Round Of Funding Brings OAG Support For Land Banks To $57 Million Since 2013, Boosting Neighborhood Revitalization Efforts Statewide

Funding Made Possible By Schneiderman’s 2016 Settlement Agreements With Morgan Stanley And Goldman Sachs

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced $20.9 million in new grants to 19 land banks that are working to protect […]

RACC spokesman issues statement on Magee ‘wish-list’

Rothschild: Magee’s ‘wish-list’ will have Central New York digging out for decades

Republican Assembly Campaign Committee Spokesman Arnie Rothschild issued the following statement after the announcement of Assemblyman Bill Magee’s ‘wish list.

“Bill Magee a few years ago voted in favor of changing the STAR program – and we’ve seen the disastrous results. Thousands of […]

Miller on Assembly Dems’ Budget Wish-List

Brian Miller

A statement from Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford)

“The budget proposal presented today by the Assembly Democrats (E.179) was a political ‘wish list’ aimed more toward garnering votes, rather than benefiting New Yorkers. That said, some of the measures I have called for are, at this point, included in the proposal, such […]

Stirpe holds town hall meetings to discuss the budget

Al Stirpe

Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) organized a series of town hall meetings to talk with Central New York residents about the latest developments in this year’s state budget and discuss other important issues.

“These meetings help me connect with local residents and hear their concerns one-on-one,” Stirpe said. “It has become a tradition […]

Cuomo announces additional free tax filing assistance

Events Scheduled for New York City, Capital Region, Central New York, North Country, Long Island, and Western NY

92 Percent of all Personal Income Tax Returns in New York are Filed Electronically

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today announced additional free tax filing assistance events across New York State. At these events, Tax Department volunteers will […]

Miller calls for investment in local roads and bridges

Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford) recently called for an increase in state aid to local municipalities to help with the cost of repairing crumbling roads and bridges.

“I travel our district from north to south, and I see the condition of the roads you travel every day. Age and the harsh weather conditions we […]

DiNapoli issues statement on proposed federal budget

State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli issued the following statement on the proposed federal budget:

“The President’s budget blueprint threatens funding for vital services including housing assistance, environmental protection, anti-poverty programs and more. It provides little specific information regarding the impact of broadly proposed cuts, but it is clear this budget will hurt New Yorkers. I […]

Magee: Assembly budget proposal invests in local roads

Bill Magee

Assemblyman Bill Magee (D-Nelson) announced that he helped pass the Assembly’s 2017-18 state budget proposal, which increases funding to repair roads and bridges throughout New York.

“Central New York has thousands of miles of locally maintained roads and highways that families, businesses and farmers depend on to get around,” said Magee.

“We […]