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No to New Westchester Tax Hike

“I absolutely reject the argument that increasing sales tax in Westchester County is property tax relief or that it is less regressive. Only in New York, the spin capital of the world, can politicians get away with describing a tax hike as tax relief....

A Bad Deal for New Yorkers

Earlier this year, I expressed my appreciation to the Assembly Majority for keeping controversial policy proposals out of the Assembly one-house budget resolution. Since then, that appreciation has completely disappeared as more controversial policy changes...

Byrne Helps Enhance School Bus Safety

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the passage of a bill (A.4950A) which would create a program to allow local governments to place cameras on school buses to hold drivers who illegally pass stopped school buses displaying...

More Taxes, Less Funding for Veterans & No Permanent Property Tax Cap

“While I’m glad the Assembly majority’s proposed one-house budget resolution removed much of the governor’s controversial policy proposals from the budget, I remain concerned for a number of reasons. “First, I am disappointed...

Byrne Welcomes State’s Investment in State Roadways, But Says More Work Still Needed

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to report the Governor’s office has announced a statewide commitment to invest $128 million, provided by the state’s PAVE NY Initiative, into 91 paving projects and the renewal of approximately...

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