Brindisi, Joyce work across the aisle to support dairy farmers, strengthen and expand dairy workforce

Brindisi and Joyce work together to expand H2-A visa program to include dairy workers

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Congressman John Joyce (PA-13) introduced bipartisan legislation to help Upstate New York dairy farmers hire the workforce they need to run their farms and dairy operations efficiently. The Dairy and Sheep H-2A Visa Enhancement Act […]

As the president declares a national emergency, Utica joins national protests

On Feb. 18, 2019, Indivisible Mohawk Valley and Central NY Citizen Action held a demonstration at the Oneida Square Roundabout on Genesee Street in Utica.

The Utica protest was just one of many held across the nation on Monday to protest the President’s declaration of a national emergency, ostensibly to gain funding for a […]

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U.S. Senator Kamala Harris issues statement before State of the Union

For the past two years under this Administration, the people in power have tried to convince us that the villain in the American story is each other.

That is not our story. That is […]

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Gillibrand invites decorated transgender Navy lieutenant commander to State of the Union Address

Lieutenant Commander Blake Dremann has been deployed 11 times and won the Navy’s highest logistics award

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, announced that […]

Brindisi recognized for being among incoming Congressional members with largest amount of small donations funding 2018 campaigns

Congressman-elect Anthony Brindisi

Utica congressman-elect makes ‘Center for Responsive Politics’ top 10 list for 2018 of members of Congress with the largest proportion of small dollar contributions

The Center for Responsive Politics says Congressman-elect Anthony Brindisi will go to the 116th Congress with one of the highest shares of small, individual donations funding their […]

Brindisi issues statement on New York 22nd Congressional District race

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi issues statement on New York 22nd Congressional District race

Upon the news that the AP has officially called the race in New York’s 22nd district and Claudia Tenney has conceded, Congressman-elect Anthony Brindisi released the following statement:

I am extremely proud of all the volunteers and […]

Tenney statement on election results

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney statement on election results

Claudia Tenney released the following statement Nov. 28, 2018 regarding results of the New York 22nd District congressional race:

As the votes have been counted the last several weeks, it has become clear that while we remain on the right side of […]

Ten Western and Central New York volunteers supporting national relief operations

Ten Western and Central New York volunteers supporting national relief operations

Will spend Thanksgiving working amid California wildfires, Saipan typhoon response

Ten American Red Cross volunteers from the Western and Central New York Region are supporting relief efforts following devastating wildfires in California and Typhoon Yutu in Saipan:

Joyce Alexander of Rochester (Recovery – California) […]

Tenney endorsed by the Police Conference of New York

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney endorsed by the Police Conference of New York

Claudia Tenney says she has consistently fought for law enforcement officials and announced she has received the endorsement from the Police Conference of New York.

“Claudia Tenney is the law and order candidate,” , said President of the […]

Tenney receives Friend of Farm Bureau Award

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney receives Friend of Farm Bureau Award

Recognized as advocate for family farmers

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) received “Friend of the Farm Bureau” award for her work in the 115th Congress. The American Farm Bureau Federation gives the Friend of Farm Bureau award to […]

Tenney commends Madison County’s action against non-dairy products labeled as milk

Rep. Claudia Tenney

Tenney commends Madison County’s action against non-dairy products labeled as milk

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (R-New York) commended the actions of the Madison County Board of Supervisors in response to the resolution passed to address the mislabeling of non-dairy “milk.” Currently, Food and Drug Administration regulations define […]

Schumer, Gillibrand announce significant investments for education, health, child development programs that support New York families

Schumer, Gillibrand announce that recently passed bipartisan federal funding bill includes significant investments for education, health, and child development programs that support New York families

Fiscal year 2019 Defense, Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Bill includes significant increases of funding for important programs that support New York students, families, and […]