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  • Flood Assistance Contact List and Important Information
    Posted in Press Releases on July 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    Emergency Contacts State NYS Department of Financial Services Mobile Command Center will be at the Whitesboro Fire Department Wednesday, July 5 through Saturday, July 8 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. NYS Department of Health Public Helpline 1-866-881-2809 NYS State Disaster Hotline 1-800-339-1759 Oneida County Oneida County Office of Emergency Services: 315-765-2526 Oneida County Sheriff’s Office: 315-736-8364 Herkimer County Herkimer County Office of Emergency Services: 315-867-1212 Herkimer County She... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Calls on Governor Cuomo to Conduct Damage Assessments Required for Federal Disaster Declaration
    Posted in Press Releases on July 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) called on Governor Cuomo to conduct the damage assessments needed to request a Federal Disaster Declaration in response to severe flash flooding in Oneida, Madison, and Herkimer counties over the weekend. In a letter to Governor Cuomo, Rep. Tenney requested that the Governor direct the relevant state agencies to work with impacted communities to assess the damage and move forward with a request for a federal disaster declaration, if warranted. “Severe... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Assists Residents Impacted by Damaging Floods
    Posted in Press Releases on July 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced that she is assisting local communities that have been impacted by recent flash flooding. “My office is in contact with local elected officials as well as FEMA to ensure that any aid and assistance these communities need is provided as quickly as possible,” said Congresswoman Claudia Tenney. "I am driving throughout the region to assist in identifying the worst damage and sending photos and video to first responders and others who can provide... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Helps Pass Bills to Combat Sanctuary Cities, Keep Americans Safe
    Posted in Press Releases on June 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) helped pass two bills to strengthen public safety, enhance national security measures and keep Americans safe by enforcing federal immigration laws. “Dangerous sanctuary city policies undermine the rule of law while putting innocent American lives in jeopardy. For too long, families have suffered at the hands of unenforced, lax immigration policies. Tragically, if the rule of law had been enforced, the deaths of Kate Steinle, Sarah Root, Grant Ronnebe... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Testifies In Front of Veterans Affairs Subcommittee
    Posted in Press Releases on June 29, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) testified in front of the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity on bill she introduced earlier this year, H.R. 1690, the Department of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act. The bill was introduced with strong bipartisan support. Aimed at increasing oversight and maximizing transparency, this legislation would require that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) submit a report to Congress at the end of each fiscal year listing... Read more

  • Tenney Fights to Protect State and Local Tax Deduction for Hardworking New Yorkers
    Posted in Press Releases on June 29, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Economy

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) urged U.S. Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin to reconsider the proposed elimination of the federal deduction for state and local taxes (SALT), which is included in the Administration’s proposed tax reform plan. The SALT deduction, which has been a part of the U.S. tax code since 1913, allows New Yorkers, as well as taxpayers across the nation, to write off their state and local income tax from their federal returns to prevent double taxation. In a l... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Welcomes Winner of 2017 Congressional Art Competition to Washington D.C.
    Posted in Press Releases on June 29, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) welcomed the winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition, Claire Nolan of Greene Central High School, to her Washington D.C. office. Beginning in 1982, the Congressional Art Competition is held every spring to showcase talented art students across the nation. Each Member of Congress receives submissions from students throughout their district, and the winning piece is prominently displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year. Nolan’s artwork, titled... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney, New York Congressional Delegation Dismiss Cuomo’s Baseless Claims
    Posted in Press Releases on June 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (Ny-22), along with Reps. Faso, Collins, Reed and Stefanik issued a sharp rebuke to the false claims presented in Governor Cuomo’s “letter to New Yorkers.” The delegation’s individual remarks are below: Rep. Claudia Tenney (NY-22): “Governor Cuomo continues to prove that he will stop at nothing to inflict pain on our local communities to further his own political aspirations. We all know that pay-to-play and political vendettas drive the governor’s agenda. Us... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Announces Coffee with Claudia Open Door Meetings
    Posted in Press Releases on June 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) announced dates and locations for Coffee with Claudia, a series of small group meetings across the 22nd Congressional District. During Coffee with Claudia meetings, constituents will have the opportunity to meet and speak directly with Rep. Tenney one-on-one, in small groups. Although an appointment is not required, constituents are encouraged to call ahead to schedule a meeting at their convenience as all available slots will be filled on a first-com... Read more

  • Congresswoman Claudia Tenney Requests Compensation for Property Owners Impacted by Lake Ontario Flooding and Damages Caused by Plan 2014
    Posted in Press Releases on June 26, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) requested language in the State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations bill that would require the International Joint Commission (IJC) to use a portion of its funds to compensate shoreline property owners for the disproportionate damages caused by Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Plan (Plan 2014). In 2016, the Obama Administration approved Plan 2014, which has been a major contributor in increasing the frequency of raising and lowerin... Read more

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