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2017 Marks 100th Anniversary of Right to Vote in New York

March is Women’s History Month and this year marks the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in New York. Many of the early crusaders who fought for the right to vote for U.S. women lived in Upstate New York. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B....

March 17, 2017
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Barclay Calls for Increased Transparency during Sunshine Week

Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I,Ref-Pulaski) called for increased transparency in New York State government during Sunshine Week, which is being observed through Saturday, March 18. This initiative advocates for an open government where citizens...

March 15, 2017
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Don’t be fooled by Latest Effort to Stop the Clean Energy Standard

Over the last few weeks, certain self-proclaimed environmental groups have begun an all-out effort to convince the legislature to overturn New York’s newly adopted Clean Energy Standard (“CES”). The CES is a landmark policy adopted last year by the...

March 10, 2017
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Barclay Pushes for Additional CHIPs Funding


Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I,Ref-Pulaski) today called for a $150 million increase in state aid for the Consolidated Local Street and Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS) in the state budget. The Governor’s proposed budget calls for $438.1...

March 8, 2017
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Barclay Advocates for Upstate Nuclear at Albany Hearing with Local Leaders

Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I—Pulaski) released the following statement today following an Assembly committee hearing in Albany during which some so-called environmental groups and Assembly Downstate representatives questioned the need for...

March 6, 2017
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