Press Releases

Byrne Joins Hundreds of Chips Supporters at Rally for Funding

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) yesterday joined members of the Legislature, highway superintendents and road workers to rally at the Capitol for increased Consolidated Local Street and Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS) funding in this year’s...

Byrne Votes to Get STAR Back to the Basics

On Wednesday, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) voted in favor of a measure that will reverse the STAR program back to the original form. “We’ve been getting calls about homeowners not receiving their STAR rebate checks in a reasonable...

Byrne Reads Across America with Carmel Nursery School Students

Read Across America promotes reading to children across the nation. The goal is to encourage as many students to engage in reading as possible. Read Across America’s initiative kicked off on March 2 in memory of Dr. Seuss’ birthday. ...

Byrne Petitions to Pass “Kirby & Quigley’s Law” 1 Year after Tragedy

Today, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) announced that he joined as a sponsor of “Kirby & Quigley’s Law” (S.1680/A.3038). The proposed legislation was named after two Montgomery County dogs that were killed during a burglary...

Byrne Votes No On Special Considerations for Illegals

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) has voted against a legislative package that would grant illegal immigrants taxpayer funded college tuition assistance, encourage New York City's ID program that grants government issued IDs to improperly vetted...

Protecting Those Who Protect Us

Albany, NY- There has been an alarming increase in mortality rates of law enforcement officers, firefighters, corrections officers and emergency medical services personnel within the past decade. Between 2015 and 2016 alone, there was a 68% increase...

Byrne Votes to Strip Taxpayer-Funded Pensions from Corrupt Public Officials

Today, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref -Mahopac) voted in favor of legislation prompting a new state constitutional amendment that will strip pensions from state lawmakers and executive appointees convicted of felonies relating to their official position....

Byrne Says No To All Unfunded Mandates in Executive Budget

On Tuesday, January 17, Gov. Andrew Cuomo was constitutionally required to submit his executive budget to the Legislature for review. Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) joined his colleagues in speaking out against the budget proposal. The governor...

Entergy to Close Indian Point – What That Means For Us

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I-Mahopac) joins local leaders, State Sen. Terrence Murphy and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino in questioning the implications of the closing of Indian Point Nuclear Facility. The shocking agreement that Gov. Cuomo...

Byrne Takes Oath of Office to Represent the 94th Assembly District

Joined by his family, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne(R,C,I,Ref-Mahopac) was sworn into office on January 3rd, 2017 at the Legislative Office Building in Albany, officially becoming the Assembly representative for the 94th District. “I look forward...