â€œSignificant actionâ€ was seen in the Assembly and Senate regarding the possibility of reopening Fort Ontario as well as several other state parks and historic sites that have fallen victim this spring to the stateâ€™s budget morass. Itâ€™s possible Oswegoâ€™s historic site could be open for Memorial Day Weekend.
Scott Duggleby announced today that he was withdrawing his name for consideration in the race for New York State Assemblyman from the 115th District.
Local businessman and community leader George Joseph announced his candidacy for New York State Assembly in the 115th District.
Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,IÃ¢â‚¬â€Pulaski) said today too many questions remain unanswered for windmills to be allowed to be built along the Lake Ontario shoreline.
Individuals are invited to meet with the Assemblyman to discuss the 2010-2011 New York state budget, government reform, strengthening our economy, or any other issues of importance to them.
Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I?Pulaski) announced today that he and the Assembly Republican Conference have launched a new website, www.stopgovernmentwasteny.com, as part of their ongoing effort to rein in excessive state spending and the misuse of taxpayer dollars in Albany. Ã¢â‚¬Å“With our state facing a potentially larger budget gap this year, the Republican Conference and I
Scozzafava was removed as Leader Pro Tempore of the Assembly’s Republican conference. Minority leader Brian Kolb said in a statement that Scozzafava stepped down voluntarily.
Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,IÃ¢â‚¬â€Pulaski) said today though he is glad the Assembly Ways and Means committee has begun a series of public hearings on the GovernorÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s proposed budget cuts, these hearings should have taken place months ago.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Many New Yorkers can not afford hearing aids even though hearing loss can be treated with hearing aidsÃ¢â‚¬Â, said Barclay. Ã¢â‚¬Å“With the average cost of hearing aids as high as $1,400 each, this bill lowers that expense substantially, and makes hearing aids more accessible.Ã¢â‚¬Â
With milk prices falling, dairy farmers need some federal stimulus funds to survive.