Press Releases

Byrne Introduces Bill to Prohibit Government Officials from Profiting Off Book Deals in Office - Memo

Assemblyman Byrne Joins Call for Cost-Benefit Analysis of New York’s ‘Green New Deal’

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) recently joined Assembly Minority Leader Will Barlcay (R,C,I-Pulaski), Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I,-Corning), New York’s largest energy consumers representative Multiple Intervenors, and...

Assemblyman Byrne Receives ‘Guardian of Small Business’ Award from the National Federation of Independent Business

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) was recently named a 2020 Guardian of Small Business by the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB). The designation is awarded by the NFIB to elected officials who advocate, promote and protect...

Byrne: State DOH Must Provide Updated Guidance to Support Full-Time Reopening Plans

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) has sent a follow-up letter to NYS Department of Health Commissioner Howard Zucker again highlighting the urgent need for his department to release updated guidance clarifying how school districts can safely...

Byrne: State DOH Must Provide Updated Guidance to Support Full-Time Reopening Plans - Letter

Byrne Receives Community Champion Award from The Irish Echo

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) joined 39 other honorees to participate in the Irish Echo's 40 Under 40 transatlantic virtual awards ceremony. This recognition is for 40 Irish and Irish Americans who have distinguished themselves...

Byrne, Assembly, Senate Minority Conferences & Families Call for Further Investigations in Wake of Attorney General’s Nursing Home Report

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) joined leaders of the Assembly and Senate Minority Conferences, joined by Janice Dean and a Capital Region family, today renewed their call for legislative hearings and federal investigations in the wake...

New York State Assembly Nursing Home Data

Assemblyman Byrne, Assemblymember Kim co-Author Letter to President Biden

Assemblyman Byrne’s letter to CDC

Byrne Joins Barclay, Ra & Walczyk Renewing Calls to Roll Back Governor’s Disaster Powers

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to join members of the Assembly Minority Conference in renewed calls to review Gov. Cuomo’s unchecked disaster powers which go beyond what was authorized by the Legislature during the COVID-19...

Byrne Calls on President to Help Release Data on COVID-19 Deaths in Nursing Homes

Today, Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) solicited aid from President Trump requesting he take action to help obtain long sought after data on COVID-19 deaths from nursing homes. Members of the Legislature have repeatedly asked the state Department...

State Department Of Transportation Announces Bridge And Ramps Open Before Winter On The Taconic State Parkway At Pudding Street In Putnam Valley

New York State Department of Transportation Commissioner Marie Therese Dominguez today announced the opening of the newly constructed Pudding Street bridge over the Taconic State Parkway in Putnam Valley.  The opening of the bridge, along with the...

Byrne Hosts Holiday Drive

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) with donations from the 2019 Holiday Drive.
Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce he will be hosting a holiday toy and food drive in partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities and various local food pantries, which serve the region. This collaborated effort will...

Byrne Hosts Successful Shed the Meds Event

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,Ref-Mahopac) was joined by (left to right) Liz Talbert, Alliance for Safe Kids; Yorktown Councilman Ed Lachterman; Byrne; Yorktown Supervisor Matt Slater; a Yorktown Police Officer; Yorktown Legislator Colin Smith; and Yorktow
Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the success of his office’s annual Shed the Meds event in Northern Westchester where he teamed up with local partners like Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, the Alliance for Safe Kids,...

Byrne Honors Healthcare Workers with Physician Assistant Week Resolution

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce he presented a legislative resolution to Northwell Health at Northern Westchester Hospital. The resolution named Oct. 6-12 Physician Assistant Week in New York. Additionally, recognition...

Byrne Announces State Aid for Local Libraries

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce that three libraries within the 94th Assembly District have been allocated state aid for future construction purposes. The three libraries that will be receiving the grants are the...

Byrne Secures Alternative Method for Funding New Turf Fields

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to report his legislation (A10012) to allow for the leasing of advertising space at a local town park in order to raise revenue to support local recreation has been signed into law by Gov. Cuomo....

Byrne Bill to Revitalize Journey’s End Signed by the Governor

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce his legislation to support the revitalization of waterways (A10073) has been signed into law by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday, October 7, 2020. This bill designates Journey’s End...

Prospect Hill Road Bridge Named in Memory of Putnam County Workers

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, Ref-Mahopac) is pleased to announce his bill to name the Prospect Hill Road Bridge to “The Putnam County Workers Memorial Bridge” (A07888) was signed into law by Gov. Cuomo. The bridge, recently rebuilt and opened...