Tenney issues statement on New York City terror attack

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) released the following statement after the tragic terror attack on New York City:

“Our hearts break for the victims of today’s horrific terror attack in New York City that killed eight and injured eleven. We are grateful to the NYPD and our first responders, our front […]

Schneiderman issues statement on Manhattan terror attack

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement on the terror attack in lower Manhattan:

“Today’s attack was a senseless and cowardly act of terror against our city, our state, and our country. Like all New Yorkers, I am grateful for the NYPD and all of our first responders, who work tirelessly and courageously […]

Law authored by Stirpe, Valesky reduces fees imposed on small-scale food businesses

Al Stirpe

David J. Valesky

Assemblyman Al Stirpe (D-Cicero) and Senator David Valesky (D-Oneida) announced that a bill they authored to create two-tiered fee structure for licensing food producers has been signed into law (Ch. 400 of 2017).

Until now, the license for opening a food production facility has cost the same regardless […]

New Yorkers could lose $72 billion in reported state, local tax deductions under Trump plan

Yesterday, I released a report that finds New York residents stand to lose more than $72 billion in reported deductions for income and property taxes if current proposals to eliminate the state and local deduction are implemented.

The report shows how New Yorkers would lose valuable deductions under the proposed changes to the federal tax […]

End Citizens United endorses Brindisi for Congress in NY-22

Brindisi rejects corporate PAC money, while opponent has taken $270,000 in corporate cash

End Citizens United today endorsed Anthony Brindisi for Congress in New York’s 22nd district. Brindisi is making getting money out of politics a key pillar of his campaign and has pledged not to accept contributions from corporate PACs.

“By taking […]

Stirpe – Drones improve public safety, create jobs and boost Central New York’s economy

Al Stirpe

Getting a bird’s-eye view of vast cropland has the potential to help farmers estimate yields, check on soil health or detect problems with irrigation. Drones can do that. In fact, experts predict that drone technology will help farmers take such a big leap forward in efficiency that agriculture will make up almost […]

Tenney issues statement on Remington Arms layoffs

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) released the following statement after Remington Arms announced that 55 hardworking men and women will be laid off from the Ilion facility:

“Remington Arms has been a staple in Herkimer County for over two hundred years, and I have had the distinct honor of representing their hardworking […]

Tenney announces September mobile office hours with district office staff

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Mobile office hours held by district office staff in eight locations across the 22nd District

Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced mobile office hours with her district office staff for the month of September. Throughout the month of September, staff from Congresswoman Tenney’s New Hartford and Binghamton offices will be available […]

Brindisi releases part 1 of his infrastructure plan in Bingham

Brindisi: My plan paves a way to keep city taxes from rising and it creates local trades jobs

State Assemblyman and NY-22 Congressional Candidate Anthony Brindisi, unveiled Part 1 of his Infrastructure plan for Binghamton and the Southern Tier today. Brindisi said this phase of the plan has one urgent focus before it […]

Tenney Secures Over $3.3 Million in Federal Grants to Help End Poverty in Broome County

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced that she secured over $3.3 Million in federal funding for the City of Binghamton and the Town of Union in Broome County. The City of Binghamton will receive $1,716,921 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, $356,682 in HOME program funding and $156,228 Emergency Solutions Grant […]

Election Day Hotline to ensure voter access during Sept. 12 primary; locate polling place

Voters Experiencing Problems Can Call 800-771-7755 or email civil.rights@ag.ny.gov between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. Tuesday

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman reminded voters today that his office has created a hotline to help troubleshoot and resolve a range of issues and barriers encountered by voters at the polls during the primary election Tuesday, Sept. 12, […]

Did you know?

New York has the most playgrounds (per square root of the population), 0.5749, which is 17.4 times more than in Hialeah, Fla., the city with the fewest at 0.0330.

See more at https://wallethub.com/edu/best-cities-for-families/4435/.