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Assemblymember Steck: Keep Officials Who Violate the Public Trust Off the Taxpayer Dime

In response to Thursday’s Capital New York article of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara reclaiming the pension of a former New York City councilman who was convicted on corruption charges, Assemblymember Steck reiterated the need to pass...

August 29, 2014
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Assemblymember Steck Dedicated to Continuing James Brady’s Legacy of Preventing Gun Violence

“The passing of James Brady is a tragic loss, but his legacy lives on in the invaluable work he has done as an advocate for gun control. After suffering a terrible physical and emotional wound in the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald...

August 6, 2014
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Steck Votes to Increase Access to Services to Fight Heroin and Opioid Addiction

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced the Assembly passed a package of bills in its final days of session addressing the growing heroin and opioid epidemic that is affecting many young people in our community. Specific parts of the package...

June 27, 2014
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Assembly Passes Steck’s Bill to Help Local Business Invest Millions in Local Facility and to Create New Jobs

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced that the Assembly passed legislation he authored to ensure businesses receive tax credits under the Empire Zones program (A.9220-C). The legislation would fix a bureaucratic...

June 19, 2014
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Steck’s Bill to Protect the Wages of Workers Passes Assembly

Assemblymember Phil Steck (D-Colonie) announced that legislation he sponsored (A.6932) to hold an out-of-state corporation liable for unpaid wages if the company goes bankrupt has passed the Assembly unanimously. Current law...

June 18, 2014
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