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Assemblywoman Woerner: Legislation Fixes Issues with STAR Program, Removes Barriers to Tax Relief

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced that she is co-sponsoring legislation to reform the state’s School Tax Relief (STAR) program (A.5969). The bill reverses changes made last year to ensure homeowners receive...

February 22, 2017
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Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner’s Legislation to Help Seasonal Bars and Boost Tourism Takes Effect

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced that her legislation allowing bars and restaurants to purchase prorated liquor licenses from the state Liquor Authority has gone into effect (Ch. 423 of 2016). The law helps businesses save money...

February 13, 2017
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Members of New York State Assembly Join Striking Momentive Workers on the Picket Line

Assemblymembers Carrie Woerner (Round Lake), John McDonald (Cohoes), Phil Steck (Colonie), Sean Ryan (Buffalo), Nily Rozic (Queens), Harry Bronson (Rochester), and others joined striking Momentive workers on the picket line outside of the Waterford...

February 6, 2017
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Assemblywoman Woerner Passes Ethics and Accountability Reforms

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced that she helped pass important ethics reform measures. The measures include a bill she co-sponsored stripping taxpayer-funded pensions from officials convicted of corruption...

January 30, 2017
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Assemblywoman Woerner’s Bill to Reduce Fees for Seasonal Bars Signed into Law

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced that her bill allowing restaurants and bars to purchase prorated liquor licenses from the state Liquor Authority was signed into law (Ch. 423 of 2016). “Seasonal tourism is a huge part of our...

November 17, 2016
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