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Maher: Steve Nicoli Memorial Highway Bill Passes Both Senate and Assembly

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) announced that legislation establishing the Steve Nicoli Memorial Highway passed in both the Senate and the Assembly. Steve Nicoli lived a life of public service and dedication to his community and country. As an Army...

Maher Calls for Action to Combat Fentanyl Crisis and Dangerous Synthetic Drugs in New York

In response to the ongoing opioid crisis and the tragedy of Paige Gibbons, a 19-year-old college freshman from New York who died of a fentanyl overdose after taking just one pill, Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) urges his colleagues to take action...

Maher Urges Public Health Amendment Be Passed in The Final Hours of Session

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) proudly signed on to proposed bill (A.6032) aiming to amend the Public Health Law regarding the establishment, incorporation, or increase of the capacity of for-profit hospices in New York. Working with nonprofit...

Maher’s Push to Reverse Cuts to Addiction Services in FY 2025 Budget Successful

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) and members of the New York State Legislature celebrated a bipartisan victory in successfully opposing the administration’s decision to cut addiction services in the fiscal year 2025 budget. According to the Centers...

Assemblyman Maher and Supervisor Carnes Host ‘Finding Hope’ Roundtable Discussion on the Overdose Crisis in New York

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Assemblyman Brian Maher and Town of Crawford Supervisor Charles E. Carnes held a “Finding Hope” roundtable discussion on Thursday, May 9 in Pine Bush on the overdose crisis facing communities throughout the Hudson Valley and the state. They were joined...

Maher Left Disappointed After Reflecting on New York State Budget

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“Our 2024-25 New York state Budget was delayed by several weeks once again. While every budget has good and bad components, this budget is one I could not support. I was happy to see some items my team and I advocated for make it into the budget, including:...

Maher Addresses New York’s Current Tax Climate

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) participated in a press conference today, National Tax Day, alongside members of the Assembly and Senate Minority Conferences. They emphasized the significance of this day in New York State. Additionally, it was highlighted...

Maher Supports Colleagues to Shut Down All Illegal Smoke Shops

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) joined colleagues from across the aisle today calling for the inclusion of the SMOKEOUT Act (A8428) in the 2024-2025 Enacted Budget, which would immediately close all 36,000 illegal smoke shops plaguing New York state....

Maher Joins Bipartisan Effort to Combat The Black Market of Cannabis Sales Within Our Communities

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) joined colleagues across the aisle and advocates from New York’s Cannabis Industry in support of a proposal A9520, which would revoke licenses to sell cigarettes, tobacco products, alcohol and lottery tickets for...

Maher Introduces Valley Central’s Wrestling Champion in Albany

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Assemblyman Brian Maher (R,C-Walden) introduced Luke Satriano, who is a back-to-back New York state wrestling champion. He is currently an honor roll student at Valley Central High School where he simultaneously reigns as an undefeated three-time Section...
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