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Skoufis Passes Legislation to Help Families Recover After Natural Disasters

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury), chair of the Subcommittee on Catastrophic Natural Disasters, announced that legislation he authored to expedite insurance claims after extreme weather events, as well as ensure that policyholders are...

June 18, 2015
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Skoufis’ Launches Petition Urging Governor to Sign Annexation Oversight Bill

Legislation authored by Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) to require increased scrutiny of the proposed Kiryas Joel annexation and future annexations has passed both houses of the legislature and will soon be headed to the governor’s desk...

June 16, 2015
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Skoufis’ Annexation Oversight Legislative Package Passes Assembly

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) announced that two bills he introduced to provide additional oversight and scrutiny to annexation proposals have passed the New York State Assembly. Both bills await action in the State Senate where they have...

June 8, 2015
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Skoufis’ Annexation Oversight Legislative Package Passes Committees

Two bills introduced by Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) that would provide additional oversight and scrutiny to the proposed Kiryas Joel annexation bids have passed their respective committees this week. Skoufis has spent months working to...

May 28, 2015
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Assemblyman Skoufis and Regent Johnson Discuss Education Issues with Local School Districts

Assemblyman James Skoufis (D-Woodbury) and newly appointed Board of Regents Member Judith Johnson visited local schools in Orange County earlier this month to meet with students, teachers and administrators. “Investing in education has been and...

May 25, 2015
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