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Assemblyman Will Barclay's Minimum Wage Survey

Dear Business Owner, Last year, Governor Cuomo convened a Wage Board to raise the minimum wage for fast food workers to $15. Since that time, he has raised the minimum wage for state employees to $15. This year, the governor set a priority to...

January 21, 2016
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Barclay Reacts to CNY Receiving $500 Million

"I am glad Central New York is the recipient of one of the $500 million awards. Many local residents and agencies worked hard to put the best plan forward for our region, and I am glad local efforts paid off. I am hopeful the infusion will...

December 10, 2015
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Silver’s Conviction Points Again to Need for Real Reform

The once seemingly untouchable former Speaker of the Assembly, Sheldon Silver, was found guilty on seven counts of corruption last week. The jury convicted the former Speaker of manipulating the political system to ultimately receive $4 million in...

December 7, 2015
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Barclay Angered by Entergy's Repeated Statements of Closure Despite Attempts to Find a Solution to Keep Jobs in County

"It is a slap in the face to the residents of Central New York that Entergy has stated that, no matter what, the FitzPatrick Plant will close at the end of 2016. Our community has supported this plant at all times, and we have been working...

December 2, 2015
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Barclay Honored By New York Farm Bureau

The New York State Farm Bureau named Assemblyman Will Barclay (R,C,I—Pulaski) to its “Circle of Friends” again this year for his steadfast support of family farms and for his voting record in Albany. Barclay credited the farmers in his district...

November 25, 2015
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