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Assemblymember Roberts: Hydrofracking Decision Puts Safety First

“I commend the governor and the state’s health and environmental commissioners for deciding against the risky practice of hydrofracking. Today’s decision will help protect our communities from any harmful effects to our water supply, and it echoes...

December 17, 2014
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Assemblymember Roberts: Blood Donors Needed

The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give. Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8...

July 24, 2014
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Assemblymember Roberts Honors the Sacrifices Made By Our Servicewomen

Coinciding with the 66th anniversary of the Women’s Armed Services Act of 1948, Assemblymember Sam Roberts (D-Syracuse) announced he helped pass a resolution declaring June 12 as “Women Veterans Recognition Day” in the state of New York...

June 16, 2014
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Assemblymember Roberts Announces Citizen Preparedness Training Program in Onondaga County

Assemblymember Samuel D. Roberts (D-Syracuse) announced that the Citizen Preparedness Training Program will take place on Saturday, April 12, at Onondaga Community College. The program aims to provide New Yorkers with the resources they need to...

April 8, 2014
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Assemblymember Roberts Announces Increased School Aid Figures For Local Schools

Assemblymember Sam Roberts (D,WF-Syracuse) announced that the 2014-15 state budget increases education funding for Onondaga County schools in his district by more than $19 million over last year, which is a 4.21% increase. “Attempting to balance...

March 31, 2014
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