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Sep 28, 2013 In The News
With the prospect of a government shutdown looming on Tuesday, the Republican-controlled House was working to pass legislation Saturday night that would impose a one year delay on parts of the nation’s new health care law and repeal a tax on medical devices.
Sep 25, 2013 In The News
Congressman Chris Collins , R-Clarence, has introduced the Government Shutdown Fairness Act (H.R. 3160). This legislation would stop members of Congress from receiving a salary in the event of a government shutdown.
Sep 24, 2013 In The News
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) does not want members of Congress to receive a salary in the event of a government shutdown and he has introduced the Government Shutdown Fairness Act.
The 27th Congressional District for the House of Representatives includes parts of Niagara County.
Sep 23, 2013 In The News
WASHINGTON – Republican members of Congress who represent Western New York put forth their plans Monday for stopping a government shutdown before it happens: bills that would shut off the paychecks of federal lawmakers unless they complete work on legislation to fund the government.
Sep 20, 2013 In The News
Congressman Chris Collins, R-27, has introduced legislation in Congress to help scientists commercialize their ideas and it has the backing of local research universities.
Sep 18, 2013 In The News
WASHINGTON – Inspired by the memory of his late son, Buffalo Bills great Jim Kelly returned to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to push Congress to renew legislation that helps states to expand their newborn health screening programs.
And he won bipartisan support for his effort, as Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, and Sen. Charles E.
Sep 14, 2013 In The News
“Everything old is new again” is a familiar saying that often proves true. What is also true is that sometimes when the old becomes new again, adjustments need to be made to accommodate the times. Such is the case as apple growers respond to a resurgence in public demand for hard cider.
Sep 13, 2013 In The News
Sep 12, 2013 In The News
WASHINGTON – Rep.
Sep 5, 2013 In The News
WILSON — A coalition of local officials led by Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, called on the U.S.