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Butler: New York’s Budget Needs Focus On Fundamentals

“New York state is facing a possible $4 billion budget deficit, and no matter how the governor or anyone else wants to spin it, it is due to our government’s excessive spending problem. Washington’s been blamed, falling revenue has been blamed, but...

January 16, 2018
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Butler, Miller Introduce Legislation To Extend Pistol Recertification Deadline Into 2019

Assemblyman Marc W. Butler (R,C,I,Ref-Newport) introduced legislation to extend the firearms recertification deadline for pistol permit holders along with Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford), who supports the proposed legislation. Pistol...

January 10, 2018
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2018 State Of The State A Rehash Of The Same Old Progressive Shtick

During the governor’s State of the State speech, he spoke at length of his lofty and highly politicized ideals, but offered little in terms of details. The governor spoke about progressive changes and focused little on the needs of upstate New...

January 8, 2018
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Butler: Gov’s State Of State Priorities Conflict With Efforts To Reduce Burden On Middle-Class New Yorkers

“Today the governor outlined his priorities for the coming legislative session, and while I think a few may be beneficial to my constituents, the devil is always in the details. I am encouraged to see continued investment in downtown revitalization,...

January 3, 2018
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Butler Announces Economic Injury Disaster Loans For Local Small Businesses

Assemblyman Marc W. Butler (R,C,I,Ref-Newport) announces that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is making available low-interest working capital loans to those affected by the heavy rains that began on April 2, 2017. These loans are...

December 21, 2017
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