Minority Press Releases

May 2021

Memorial Day Is A Day Of Reflection, Remembrance

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Rental & Small Business Assistance for New Yorkers

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Barclay to Collect Food Items for ‘Blessings In A Backpack’

National Safe Boating Week Begins Saturday, May 22

Byrne Introduces Legislation to Prevent Book Deals for Elected Officials While in Office

Leaders Ortt and Barclay Reiterate Calls to Governor Cuomo to Release Housing Relief Funds

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Gov. Cuomo Profiting from Book Deal

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on New York Lifting Its Mask Mandate

Assembly Minority Introduce Resolution to Bring New York in Line With CDC Guidance on Mask Wearing

How Much Will New York’s ‘Green New Deal’ Cost Taxpayers?

Assemblyman Palmesano, Assembly Minority Conference Introduce Bill Requiring a Cost-Benefit Analysis of Climate Leadership & Community Protection Act

Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on the Ongoing Impeachment Investigation

Barclay To Host Town Hall Meetings Next Weekend

New York Tax Freedom Day Worst in America

Barclay Presents Pulaski’s Warren Leib with Assembly Resolution

Statement From Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on The Extension of the State’s Eviction Moratorium

March 2021

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Legalization of Recreational Marijuana

Assembly Minority Join Calls for Cost-Benefit Analysis of NY’s ‘Green New Deal’

Budget Priorities That Will Break the Bank

Assemblyman Giglio, Members of Committee on Correction Call on Gov. to Reverse Prison Closure Plan

Assembly, Senate Minority Conference Members: Lift the Arbitrary 11 P.M. Curfew for Bars and Restaurants

Statement from Assemblyman Ed Ra on Today’s General Budget Conference Committee Meeting

Assembly Minority Conference Issue Resolutions to Overturn Gov. Cuomo’s Arbitrary Restaurant Mandates

Despite Federal Bailout, State’s Long-Term Growth Requires Drastic Change Of Course

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Assembly Minority Conference Request Federal Investigation into Mario Cuomo Bridge Amid Safety Questions

Assembly Minority Conference Introduces Impeachment Resolution Against Gov. Cuomo

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Assembly Minority Conference Rejects Majority Conference’s Weak Attempt to ‘Repeal’ Governor’s Emergency Powers

Cuomo Administration’s Continued Interference with Nursing Home Data Shows Proactive Malfeasance

Assembly Minority Conference Expand Scope of Impeachment Commission to Incorporate Sexual Harassment Allegations

Minority Conference Leaders Will Barclay And Rob Ortt: Majority Conference’s ‘Repeal’ Of Gov. Cuomo’s Emergency Powers A Bogus Bill

New York Sitting on $1.3 Billion in Rent Relief; Minority Leaders Call for Action on Critical Funding

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Majority Conference Canceling Monday's Legislative Session

February 2021

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay On Today’s Health Budget Hearing

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Assembly, Senate Minority Conferences Urge Majority Colleagues to Follow Through on Ending Gov. Cuomo’s Emergency Powers

Cuomo’s Calls to Focus on ‘Facts and Data’ Are Hypocritical as He Disregards Both

Assembly Minority Conference Move to Form Impeachment Commission to Begin Review of Gov. Cuomo’s Nursing Home Cover-Up

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Proposed Legislation to End Gov. Cuomo’s Emergency Powers

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay Calls for Special Session to Address Nursing Home Coverup

‘We Froze’ Is Not Good Enough

‘Sign & Subpoena:’ Assembly Minority Calls on Colleagues to Sign Petition to Subpoena State Officials Following Nursing Home Report

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Today’s Public Protection Budget Hearing

Heart Health Takes on Greater Meaning This Year

Assembly, Senate Minority Conferences & Families Call for Further Investigations in Wake of Attorney General’s Nursing Home Report

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

April 2020

Planning New York's Financial Future Will Take Transparency, Cooperation

Assembly Minority Conference Calls for Financial Aid to Firefighters and EMS Workers Reeling from Pandemic

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay On The 116-Member Reopening Advisory Board

Statement from Assemblyman Will Barclay On the Death of Former Assemblyman Joseph Errigo

Surviving the Times Through Community Support

Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay Calls for “New York State Regional Restart”

Blood Donations Are a Call for Community Response

Assembly Minority Conference Proposes ‘Jump-Start New York’ To Aid Residents, Businesses, Economic Recovery

Assemblyman Brian Manktelow To Direct Minority Conference Efforts to Protect & Assist Lake Ontario Shoreline Communities

Assembly Minority Calls for Immediate State Action to Minimize Devastating Impact on NY’s Farming Community

Assembly Minority Conference Urge President Trump and New York Congressional Delegation to Secure Immediate Assistance for State’s Farmers

Assembly Minority Conference Urge President Trump and New York Congressional Delegation to Secure Immediate Assistance for State's Farmers

Looking Back at The 2020 Budget’s Bizarre Process & Priorities

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay, Assemblyman Brian Manktelow & Senator Patty Ritchie On Gov. Cuomo’s Executive Order to Redistribute Ventilators & Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on Public Campaign Financing

Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay Statement on Changes to New York's Power Plant Siting Process

Statement from Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay on the Delay in Paychecks to 120,000 State Workers