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Direct-Care Workers and School Aid Top Miller’s Budget Priorities

Assemblywoman Melissa Miller (R,C,Ref-Atlantic Beach) is preparing for the budget by setting priorities like making sure direct-care workers are compensated and expanding programs and promoting accessibility and service navigation for those with...

March 17, 2017
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Miller and Flanagan Discuss Mutual Commitment to New Yorkers with Developmental Disabilities

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Assemblywoman Melissa Miller (R,C,Ref-Atlantic Beach) this week met with Senate Majority Leader John J. Flanagan to discuss the ongoing budget negotiations with specific focus on funding direct-care workers and the developmentally disabled...

March 16, 2017
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Miller Calls on Assembly to Act with Senate on Funding Direct-Care Workers

“Today, my colleagues in the state Senate did the right thing. They included $45 million in their budget resolution to fully fund minimum wage increases for the dedicated, compassionate workers who deliver needed care to New Yorkers with...

March 15, 2017
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Miller Sponsors Legislation to Make LIRR Free for Uniformed Reserve Members Reporting for Duty

Assemblywoman Melissa Miller (R,C,Ref-Atlantic Beach) is working hard to pass legislation that would authorize a “no fare” permit for uniformed Reserve members riding the LIRR. This would require the service member to be in uniform, carry their...

March 10, 2017
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Miller Works to Make Accessibility Easier in New York Homes

Assemblywoman Melissa Miller (R,C,Ref-Atlantic Beach) and her colleagues recently sent a letter to Speaker Heastie urging him to support a program that would provide tax credits for home modifications. The legislation would give homeowners a chance...

March 9, 2017
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