Press Releases

NYS Assembly Insurance Committee Chairman Kevin Cahill Congratulates Adrienne Harris on Nomination to Serve as Superintendent to the Department of Financial Services

Albany, NY – Chair of the New York State Assembly Insurance Committee Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) issued the following statement on the nomination of Adrienne Harris to serve as the Superintendent of the Department of Financial Services:“I...

Legislature Votes to Extend Eviction/Foreclosure Moratorium in Special Session

Albany, NY – Governor Kathy Hochul called a special session of the state legislature yesterday to consider extension and modification of the eviction and foreclosure moratorium as well as restoration of the limited use of remote convening of public...

Local Leaders Demand Answers Over Lack of Rent Relief Disbursement

Kingston, NY – Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess), Senator Michelle Hinchey (D-Saugerties), Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan and Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro today sent a letter to Commissioner Michael Hein admonishing...

Statement by Assemblymember Cahill Regarding the Impending Resignation of Andrew Cuomo

Albany, NY – Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill, (D-Ulster, Dutchess) issued the following statement regarding Andrew Cuomo’s resignation as Governor of New York State:“Governor Cuomo is finally acknowledging his solemn duty.That said, while...

Statement by Assemblymember Kevin Cahill Regarding the Release of Attorney General’s Investigative Report

Albany, NY – Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill, (D – Ulster, Dutchess) issued the following statement regarding the release of NYS Attorney General’s investigative report:“The findings by Attorney General Leticia James, while disturbing,...

Area Lawmakers: State of Emergency Ended, Department of Health Required to Enforce Certificate of Need at Westchester Medical Center/HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley

Kingston, NY – Lawmakers throughout Ulster County have joined together and called upon the State Department of Health and Office of Mental Health (OMH) to enforce the terms of the Certificate of Need for behavioral health, detoxification and rehabilitation...

Bill by Senator Hinchey and Assemblyman Cahill to Extend Retirement Benefits to Three Ulster County Deputy Sheriffs Passes Legislature

Albany, NY – Today, State Senator Michelle Hinchey (SD-46) and Assemblyman Kevin Cahill (AD-103) announced the passage of a local bill that would fix a clerical error and authorize Ulster County to offer Deputy Sheriffs Kyle Frano, Joseph Sciutto,...

Assemblymember Cahill Joins Institute for Family Health in Kickoff for the Pine Street Family Health Center

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Kingston —The Institute for Family Health held a ground-breaking today for a new community health center in Midtown Kingston.Assemblyman Kevin Cahill was on hand, along with Senator Michelle Hinchey, Mayor Steve Noble and a representative for County...

Full List of FAQs During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Frequently Asked Questions About Community Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic Frequently Asked Questions about Unemployment Insurance During the COVID-19 Pandemic Frequently Asked Questions about Federal Stimulus During the COVID-19 Pandemic Frequently...

Assemblymember Cahill Announces 2021 Summer Reading and Exercise Challenge

Kingston, NY – As we approach the end of an historic school year it is once again time for the Summer Reading and Exercise Challenge.Sponsored by Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D – Ulster, Dutchess) and in conjunction with area libraries,...

Statement by Assemblyman Kevin Cahill on the Legislative Session

Concluding at 4:18 am on June 11th, 2021, the State Assembly joined the rest of our state in starting to put the COVID-19 Pandemic in the rearview mirror. As the state legislature has essentially been in continuous session since January of 2020, even...

Legislature Approves Bills to Combat Gun Violence

Albany, NY – This week both the Senate and Assembly passed legislation aimed at curbing gun violence through a variety of approaches dealing with issuance, record keeping, oversight and research, among other issues. Included in the package...

Legislature Designates Ulster County Roadway in Honor of Korean War Veterans

Albany, NY – Yesterday the Assembly and Senate approved legislation authored by Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) to ceremonially designate State Route 28 the Ulster County Korean War Veterans’ Highway. The bill now awaits...

NYS Assembly Passes Legislation to Expand Voting Access

Albany, NY – This week, Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) joined colleagues in the Assembly to pass a legislative package that will protect and bolster the right to vote for all eligible New Yorkers.“The past year has illustrated...

Assemblymember Cahill Announces Updated Project Details for Wurts Street Bridge Rehabilitation

Kingston, NY – The Office of Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) met with New York State Department of Transportation officials to discuss project details for the restoration of the historic Wurts Street Bridge, connecting the communities...

Assemblyman Cahill Announces Climate and Community Investment Act for Earth Day

Albany, NY – Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) today announced the introduction of Assembly Bill 6967, The Climate and Community Investment Act (CCIA), the companion to Senate bill 4264-A, recently introduced by Senator Kevin Parker....

Assemblymember Cahill and Senator Hinchey Welcome New State Vaccination Site in Ulster County

Kingston, NY – On Wednesday March 10, 2021, Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) and Senator Michelle Hinchey (D-Saugerties) celebrated the announcement of a new state-run mass vaccination site at the Ulster County Fairgrounds in...

Assemblymember Cahill Announces Federal Relief for Ulster & Dutchess Counties

Kingston, NY – Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster/Dutchess) announced today that Ulster and Dutchess Counties as well as the municipalities they encompass have been allocated funding assistance under the American Rescue Plan passed by Congress.“Federal...

Assemblymember Cahill to Honor New Paltz Fallen Hero

New Paltz, NY – The Office of Assemblymember Kevin A. Cahill (D-Ulster, Dutchess) and the Village of New Paltz will recognize the service and sacrifice of United States Army Corporal Henry G. Schulte at 10:00am Saturday, November 7th at Hasbrouck...

Tivoli Hero Honored by Family and Community

American Flag flown over the NYS Capitol building in Rockefeller’s honor presented to Ronald Rockefeller Jr. by Assemblyman Kevin Cahill, Congressman Antonio Delgado and Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro.
Tivoli, NY – United States Navy Corpsman Ronald E. Rockefeller was honored with a remembrance ceremony recenly, on Friday, October 16th on what would have been his 75th birthday with the dedication of a meditation bench in his name to be installed...