Press Releases

Assemblyman Miller Makes Heart Healthy Recipes at Healthy for Good Expo

Recently, Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford) attended the 20th Annual Healthy for Good Expo at Utica College. While at the event, the Assemblyman met with residents and local organizations and mixed a heart healthy chili spice recipe with the...

Clean Drinking Water, Safer Roads Among Miller’s Budget Priorities

With the deadline for the state budget just weeks away, it is important that our residents are aware of how the negotiations may impact them. It is also important for you to know where I stand on budget issues and what I will be fighting for. I will be...

Assemblyman Miller On Remington Arms Layoffs

“This is upsetting. It’s very troubling that 122 of our neighbors have lost their jobs due to poor economic policies pushed by Gov. Cuomo and Assembly Majority as well as the SAFE Act. Make no mistake, there is a direct correlation. My staff...

Miller Calls for Investment in Local Roads and Bridges

“I travel our district from north to south, and I see the condition of the roads you travel every day. Age and the harsh weather conditions we experience in the Northeast continue to deteriorate the quality of our local roads and bridges. Solid infrastructure...

Assemblyman Brian Miller Visits Mount Markham School District

Recently, Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford) visited the Mount Markham School District in West Winfield to tour facilities for future academic programs. The assemblyman visited the middle school and the high school to see plans for Agriculture...

Miller: Keep Our Streets Safe From Violent Criminals

“As a body of statewide elected officials, it is our obligation to pass legislation that protects the safety of our residents. Today, Assembly Majority failed the public by jeopardizing its safety. They submitted and passed a measure (A.4876) to...

Miller Proposes Changes To Make Public And Private College Education Affordable

Today at a press conference, New York State Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford), along with Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) and several other Assembly Minority announced a number of proposals to reduce the financial...

Miller, Colleagues Announce C.A.R.E.S. Plan For Developmentally Disabled Community

Today, Assemblyman Brian Miller stood with his Minority Conference colleagues and voiced concern over Gov. Cuomo’s decision to take jobs and opportunities away from individuals with disabilities. The Assembly Minority Task Force on Protecting the...

Deputy Tax Commish Admits Tax Increase For Star Recipients

EDITORS NOTE: Click here for an .mp4 video of the Deputy Commissioner admitting a STAR tax increase at today’s budget hearing — see timestamp 47:54 — 49:03 “A couple of weeks ago I expressed my concern with some of the points in...

Miller Calls for Improving Path to Citizenship, Using Tax Dollars to Support Needs of New York State Residents

“New York State has long served as the gateway for those fleeing from oppression to gain access to citizenship and a better life on U.S. soil. There is no doubt that our country was built on the strong work ethic of immigrants whose only goal was...

Miller Advocates For Ridesharing In Upstate

Editor’s Note: Click here for an .mp4 file of Assemblyman Miller speaking on the issue Today, New York State Assemblyman Brian Miller called for the state Legislature to legalize ridesharing for upstate and the rest of the state. Currently, New...

State Assembly Passes Legislation To Strip Corrupt Officials Of Pensions

“Today, my colleagues in the Assembly and I voted to strip pensions from elected officials who are convicted of abusing the power of their elected office. Last year, we saw two high ranking politicians, former Speaker Sheldon Silver and former Senate...

Assemblyman Brian Miller Sponsors Bill To Protect First Responders From Targeted Violence

Recently, Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford) signed on to co-sponsor legislation that will help protect first responders (law enforcement officials, fire fighters, and EMS personnel) from targeted attacks such as have been seen across the nation. Assembly...

Assemblyman Brian Miller Comments On Gov.’s Executive Budget Proposal

“There were encouraging parts of this year’s Executive Budget proposal including increased education funding, an additional $30 million to combat the heroin epidemic that plagues our communities, term limits for state legislators and investment...

Assemblyman Brian Miller Outlines Priorities For 2017

Now that the 2017 Legislative Session has officially begun, there are several issues I plan to focus on that I believe will benefit the residents of the 101st Assembly District. My priorities this year will include lowering taxes, reducing burdensome...

Assemblyman Brian Miller Officially Sworn in to Represent 101st Assembly District

Today, Assemblyman Brian Miller (R,I-New Hartford) was officially sworn in as the 101st Assembly District’s representative in the state Legislature. In this capacity he will represent parts of Delaware, Herkimer, Oneida, Orange, Otsego, Sullivan...