$300 million included in FY18 Interior and Environment Appropriations bill
Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today applauded the release of the FY18 Interior and Environment Appropriations bill that includes $300 million in funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI).
Joseph Jastry of Hamburg Selected for Recognition
Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today recognized United States Marine Corps veteran, Joseph Jastry, of Hamburg, as his office’s “Veteran of the Month.”
In recognition of his support for pro-growth, pro-job policies in the second session of the 114th Congress, today the U.S. Chamber of Commerce awarded Congressman Chris Collins with the “Business Builder and Job Creator” hard hat. This award was presented as part of the Chamber’s annual Spirit of Enterprise award program.
Bipartisan bill advances public health; Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health voted unanimously to advance legislation; next stop for the bill is full committee
Congressmen Chris Collins (NY-27) and Bill Pascrell (NJ-09) authored a bill which would require the CDC to develop and maintain a registry to collect data regarding the incidence of cancer in firefighters, which today advanced through the Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee.
Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today announced $37,561 in federal funding for the Sanborn Volunteer Fire Company. The grant was awarded through the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program, which is designed to help first responders improve their capability to respond to fires and emergencies of all types.
Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today announced $236,072 in federal funding for the City of Batavia Fire Department. The grant was awarded through the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program, which is designed to help first responders improve their capability to respond to fires and emergencies of all types.
NY-27 Farm Bureaus Commend Congressman Collins on his Continued Leadership on this Issue
Congressman Chris Collins and local Farm Bureau presidents applauded the Trump Administration’s decision to either rescind or revise the Waters of The United States (WOTUS) rule imposed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Obama administration.
Discussed irreplaceable damage to Lake Ontario shoreline property; government officials provided guidance on available assistance
Congressmen Chris Collins (NY-27) and John Katko (NY-24) yesterday hosted a meeting with stakeholders impacted by the Lake Ontario flooding to discuss the devastation directly related to the International Joint Commission (IJC) Plan 2014. Staff members from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S.
Families of Flight 3407 fought tirelessly for current safety standards and America is currently enjoying the safest period of airline travel in history; regional airline lobbyists leading the push to decrease hours
Congressmen Chris Collins (NY-27) and Dave Loebsack (IA-02) sent a letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao in support of maintaining the minimum first officer training and qualification regulations for airline pilots included in Part 121 of airline operations.
Plan 2014 has increased damage to Lake Ontario shoreline; constituents have irreplaceable damage to shoreline property; amendment directs IJC to compensate for loss
Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today sent a letter to Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) urging her to support an amendment to the FY18 State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs appropriations bill that would provide much needed relief to property owners, businesses, and municipalities on the Lake Ontario shor