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Byrnes Disappointed By End of Session Outcome

“If you’re an inmate, a criminal or an illegal immigrant, you made out well this Legislative Session. State Majority allowed undocumented immigrants to go to college tuition-free and gave them the ability to obtain government IDs. They prioritized...

Byrnes Condemns Farm Labor Bill

Editor’s Note: Click here https://youtu.be/oqje8LvXOHs for Assemblywoman Byrnes’ comments.Today, the New York State Assembly passed the Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act (A.8419), a bill that will negatively impact the agricultural industry...

Byrnes, Monroe County Executive Dinolfo Criticize Passage of the Green Light Bill

***Editor’s Note: Click here https://youtu.be/gZmtWD30B7w Today, the state Assembly passed Assembly Bill 3675-B, known as the “Green Light Bill,” that would allow illegal immigrants to obtain New York state driver’s licenses....

Byrnes: Too Much Gray Area in the Green Light Bill

“I understand that many farmers in my district support driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants; however, I cannot support this bill due to its specific language. As far as I’m concerned, this isn’t a safety concern, it’s a political...

Byrnes Opposes Prisoner Pay Increase

Today in the Corrections Committee, Assembly Majority voted to move forward Assembly Bill 8080. The bill would give inmates a wage increase of up to 1,566%, costing taxpayers $2.75 million and establish a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) every five years....

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