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Blankenbush Passes Bill To Support Independence For Developmentally Disabled

Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush (R,C,I-Black River) helped pass the New York Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act (A.7767-B). The legislation authorizes New York State to establish savings accounts for individuals with...

June 22, 2015
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Property Tax And Mandate Relief Go Hand-In-Hand

I’ve been saying this for years, but it bears repeating – property tax relief and mandate relief go hand-in-hand. Lasting property tax relief can only be sustainable if it is combined with unfunded mandate relief. The numbers are in; the property...

June 19, 2015
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Blankenbush Votes For Pension Forfeiture

Assemblyman Ken Blankenbush (R,C,I-Black River) voted for a version of pension forfeiture legislation that would strip taxpayer-funded pensions from elected officials convicted of felonies related to their official duties. Blankenbush said that,...

June 17, 2015
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