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State, County Leaders Unite Against Costly Mandates


LOCKPORT—Two members of Niagara County’s state legislative delegation took time to meet with county lawmakers Tuesday to discuss local concerns about the impact of expensive mandates from Albany—and left vowing to work closely together to control...

February 18, 2015
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Corwin: New Speaker Should Support New Reforms

For the first time in 21 years, the New York State Assembly is under new leadership, and I am hopeful that this “change of guard” will usher in a new era in Albany that is not plagued by wide-spread corruption. As I have stated many times before,...

February 3, 2015
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Corwin & Walter: Why A New Speaker Is Not Enough

With so much discussion the past few weeks regarding the arrest and imminent departure of Speaker Sheldon Silver, many New Yorkers believe the political process in the New York State Assembly will be dramatically improved. While it is true that...

January 30, 2015
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Corwin Calls On Majority To Act

The people of New York deserve a functioning and transparent legislative process. In order to recommence the duties of the house, we must have an expeditious resolution to the question of leadership in the Assembly. I once again call on...

January 27, 2015
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WNY Delegation Calls On Disgraced Silver To Resign

Following the arrest of embattled Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, Assemblywoman Jane Corwin (R,C,I-Clarence), Assemblyman Michael Kearns (D,C,I-South Buffalo), Assemblyman Ray Walter (R,C,I-Amherst), Assemblywoman Angela Wozniak...

January 23, 2015
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