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Barclay Calls for Silver to Resign as Speaker

Assemblyman Will Barclay released the following statement today following news that Speaker Silver was arrested on bribery and public corruption: “Speaker Silver’s recent federal corruption charges are a distraction to our work in the...

January 22, 2015
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Barclay: Upstate Investments Good, Property Tax Proposal Needs More Review

The Governor's proposals were hardly revolutionary, but give us a starting point in the budget process. I was pleased to see overall spending kept in line--less than a 2% increase over last year. I'm pleased he wants to invest more in Upstate...

January 21, 2015
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Upgraded Transmission Lines Needed

A 2012 report created by the Energy Highway Task Force— a task force led by key representatives from the fields of energy, environmental conservation, and economic development—cited the critical need for improving transmission lines across the...

January 20, 2015
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Barclay Announces Deadline For Farming Grant

Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I-Pulaski) reminded farmers today of new grant monies available for innovative, emerging farms and the deadline for applications is January 28. Barclay supported putting $1 million in the 2014-2015 state budget to...

January 14, 2015
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New Year Brings New Priorities

With a new year comes new commitments and renewed hope. Last week, the Assembly welcomed new representatives. The swearing-in ceremony reminds all who attend to renew our commitment to public service. As we await the Governor’s State of the State...

January 12, 2015
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