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Lopez, County Officials Call On NYPA To Increase Flood Safety Measures

Today, community leaders gathered from across the Schoharie Valley and other areas downstream of the Blenheim Gilboa Pumped Storage Power Project (B-G) to call on the New York Power Authority (NYPA) to engage in flood mitigation and strengthen its...

March 24, 2017
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Cuomo Threatens Hard-Working Rural Families With 26 Percent Tax Increase

EDITOR’S NOTE: Click here for an .mp4 file of Assemblyman Lopez speaking on the issue. “Today...

March 22, 2017
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Assemblyman Lopez on Changes to STAR Program

“Recently, the Assembly passed legislation (A.5969), which I am a sponsor of, to undo the harm done to participants of the STAR Program by Gov. Cuomo last year. In a bipartisan effort, we voted to revert the STAR Program back...

March 17, 2017
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Lopez Meets With Farm Bureau Reps from Seven Counties


Assemblyman Pete Lopez (R,C,I-Ref-Schoharie) recently met with representatives of the Farm Bureau from each of the seven counties in his district: Albany, Columbia, Delaware, Greene, Otsego, Schoharie and Ulster who presented him with the 2016 New...

March 16, 2017
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Assemblyman Lopez on Budget Proposal

“I am pleased to see measures that will provide $ 2 billion for the Clean Water Infrastructure Act, an increase of $2 billion in school aid funding and nearly $500 million for the updating and repair of our roads and bridges. However, this is not...

March 15, 2017
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