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‘The Gray Area’ Reviews Key Legislative Outcomes at Session’s Close

Assemblyman Scott Gray (R-Watertown) released the latest episode of “The Gray Area” video series. In this week’s episode, Gray highlights the passage and implications of key bills, such as those addressing social media algorithms targeted at children...

Statement on A4130 Short Term Rental, a.k.a. STR

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The STR lodging market has matured in recent years from a few here and there to a significant marketplace existence. I traveled to the tourism locations last year to better understand the industry, which is part of my responsibilities as the ranking Minority...

‘The Gray Area’ Addresses a Full Week of Voting, Discusses Pros and Cons of Certain Bills

Assemblyman Scott Gray (R-Watertown) released the latest episode of “The Gray Area” video series. In this week’s episode emphasizing the “busy week” in Albany and the high level of legislative activity, Gray discussed two of the numerous bills...

‘The Gray Area’ Discusses Successful Fort Drum Day, SUNY Bill A.8251

Assemblyman Scott Gray (R,C-Watertown) released the latest episode of “The Gray Area” video series. In this week’s episode, Gray delves into the economic and strategic significance of Fort Drum and discusses his SUNY bill, the SUNY Excess Building...

The Beginning of The Budget Process Starts with a Jekyll and Hyde Approach

“After today’s deliberation on the public protections and general government budget bill, while there are some good measures in this bill, such as retail theft provisions and minor Tier 6 reform, this bill, unfortunately, contains a total of five...

‘The Gray Area’ Addresses Tumultuous Week of Voting, Public Policy Worsening Squatting Issue

Assemblyman Scott Gray (R,C-Watertown) released the latest episode of “The Gray Area” video series. In this week’s episode, Gray discusses the lack of planning that has led to legislators going back and forth between Albany and their districts to...

Gray Comments on U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Supplemental Environmental Assessment Public Scoping Plan

“I commend Sen. Chuck Schumer for his stance against this so-called ‘stealth plan’ and his efforts to ensure our voices are heard. It’s essential our federal agencies operate not in secrecy, but with full transparency and accountability to the...

‘The Gray Area’ Discusses Lack of a Final State Budget, Ad Nauseam Debate of Meaningless Bills

Assemblyman Scott Gray (R,C-Watertown) released the latest episode of “The Gray Area” video series. In this week’s episode, Gray discusses the lack of a New York state budget and frustrating ad nauseam debates on meaningless bills. Additionally,...

‘The Gray Area’ Discusses Measures Against Squatting, NYS Budget Delay

Assemblyman Scott Gray (R-Watertown) released the latest episode of “The Gray Area” video series. In this week’s episode, Gray discusses a new bill introduced to address squatting-related incidents across New York state and the New York state budget...

Gray: Landlord Rights Must Be Reformed Following Increase in Squatting Incidents

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Assemblyman Scott Gray (R-Watertown) joined his Assembly colleagues at a press conference today in the New York State Capitol with landlords and small property owners to address alarming squatting-related incidents and necessary fixes to the state’s...
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