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Lopez Proposes Steps To Make College Affordable For More Families

Today New York State Assemblyman Pete Lopez (R,C,I,Ref-Schoharie), along with Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) proposed new initiatives to help struggling families send their children to college. “As someone who worked...

February 13, 2017
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Lopez and Tobacco Free Action Communities Reality Check Youth Program Discuss Tobacco Control

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Assemblyman Pete Lopez (R,C,I-Ref-Schoharie) recently met with members of the Tobacco Free Action Communities Reality youth program. The group came to the state Capitol to meet with the Assemblyman and participate in the Tobacco Control Partners...

February 10, 2017
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Lopez Supports Plan to Protect Developmentally Disabled

“In the past year, the governor made the tragic error of closing down sheltered workshops across the state. Those establishments serve as a place of employment for individuals with developmental disabilities as well as a place for them to develop...

February 7, 2017
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Deputy Commissioner for Taxation and Finance Admits Cuomo’s Budget Includes Tax Increase for Star Homes

EDITORS NOTE: Click here for an .mp4 video of the Deputy Commissioner admitting a STAR tax increase...

February 7, 2017
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Dream Act Pushes Benefits for Illegal Immigrants — What about the Dreams of Our Children?

“As the son of an immigrant, I believe in the pursuit of the ‘American Dream.’ However, spending state funds on those who broke the law and came to our state illegally is wrong. We have many in Upstate New York who still need assistance in putting...

February 6, 2017
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