Press Releases

Byrne Helps Create Special Opioid Settlement Fund with New State Law

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report legislation he co-sponsored in the Assembly introduced by Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (A6395b) to establish a special opioid settlement fund for settlement...

Byrne Meets with Yorktown Residents and Discusses Issues at Trailblazing with Byrne

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his fourth Trailblazing with Byrne event of the year on Saturday, June 26th. Byrne held the event in the Town...

Assemblyman Byrne & Putnam Arts Council Recognize Contestants at First District-Wide Assembly Art Competition for Middle-School Aged Children

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Mahopac — Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R, C, I, SAM, ROS-Mahopac) and the Putnam Arts Council hosted a ceremony recognizing contestants in the 94th District’s first ever Assembly Art Competition. Eligible contestants included students in grades...

Albany Adjourns with Unfinished Work & More Missed Opportunities

“After another marathon week in the Assembly, passing hundreds of bills a day into the wee hours of the night, finishing session at nearly 4 a.m. on Friday, I can confidently say that while we did pass some important pieces of legislation to accomplish...

‘PASS THE BILL!!!’ Byrne & Vol. Firefighters Call for Vote on Bill to Recover EMS Costs and Aid Fire Departments

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) held a press conference earlier today at the Brewster Volunteer Fire Department with over thirty members of the volunteer emergency services community from throughout the state to express support and...

Assemblyman Hosts ‘Trailblazing with Byrne’ In Southeast

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his second Trailblazing with Byrne event of the year on Saturday, May 22nd in the Town of Southeast at the Tonetta Lake Trailhead, which is part of the Maybrook...

Byrne Introduces Legislation to Prevent Book Deals for Elected Officials While in Office

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) was joined by his Assembly and Senate colleagues on Wednesday, May 19 for a press conference regarding his bill (A.7107) which would prohibit statewide elected officers and certain appointed officers from...

Byrne Hosts First Trailblazing with Byrne of 2021

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Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to report the successful completion of his first Trailblazing with Byrne and Coffee with Kevin event on Sunday, May 2. The event garnered participation from a wide array of Somers constituents,...

Byrne Appointed to the Council on Health Care Financing

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce that Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay (R,C,I-Pulaski) has recently appointed him to serve on New York State’s Council on Health Care Financing.The council was originally...

Byrne Announces 2021 Trailblazing with Byrne

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the launch of his 2021 Trailblazing with Byrne constituent meetings. These events are similar to the Assemblyman’s Coffee with Kevin discussions where constituents have traditionally...

Byrne Announces 2021 94th Assembly District Art Competition

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) is pleased to announce the start of the 94th Assembly District’s 2021 Art Competition for students grades sixth through eighth. The 2021 Art Competition will be conducted in collaboration with the...

Byrne Announces 2021 94th Assembly District Art Competition - Announcement

Albany Politicians Block Effort to Protect State’s Most Vulnerable Population from COVID-19

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) has expressed his disdain for the decision made by his colleagues in the Assembly Majority to vote to hold legislation he introduced (A.3839), of which similar legislation (S.4828) was introduced to the...

Massive Budget Comes with Massive Costs

For the past several months, I participated in numerous committee meetings and budget hearings to advocate for more responsible state policy that would put taxpayers first and support essential services that assist public health and safety, as well...

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

Assemblyman Kevin Byrne (R,C,I,SAM,ROS-Mahopac) introduced legislation on Friday, April 2 which would prohibit statewide elected officers and certain appointed officers from writing and selling a book during their term in public office....

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