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Congressman Chris Collins

Representing the 27th District of New York

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Jun 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today voted for the Fiscal Year 2019 Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act that includes funding for the Canandaigua VA Medical Center and Veterans Crisis Line, a fitness Facility at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station (ARS), and robust funding for various wate

Jun 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) secured passage of an amendment on the House floor today to increase funding for Army Corps Investigations Account, which funds studies like the Great Lakes Coastal Resiliency Study (GLCRS). The U.S.

Jun 7, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) and his Western New York colleagues in Congress today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao expressing disappointment in comments she made attributing the commercial airline pilot shortage to the First Officer Qualification (FOQ) Rule.

Jun 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today announced that funding for a state-of-the-art fitness facility at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station (ARS) is included in an appropriations bill expected to pass the House this week.

Jun 2, 2018 Press Release

WILLIAMSVILLE, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) hosted his annual Service Academy Luncheon today honoring seven appointed candidates and their families from New York’s 27th Congressional District.  

May 24, 2018 Press Release

WILLIAMSVILLE, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today sent a letter to United States Postal Service (USPS) Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer Megan Brennan reacting to reports that Rochester area post offices are turning away Veterans who are distributing Buddy Poppies in honor of Memorial Day.

May 24, 2018 Press Release
Gives troops their largest pay raise in 9 years; increases funding for training; grows the size of our armed services

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today voted for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY19. This legislation is consistent with President Trump’s commitment to rebuild and reform our nation’s military.

May 18, 2018 Press Release
Co-authored an amendment with Congressmen Peters and Welch to reduce the amount of opioids in communities; Co-authored bill to hold pharmacies suspected of fraud accountable

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27), member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, applauded the advancement of 40 bills out of the Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means Committees to help combat the opioid crisis. Collins worked with his colleagues to address two specific problems related to the opioid epidemic, the over-prescription of opioids and fraud.

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May 11, 2018 Press Release

WILLIAMSVILLE, NY - Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today hosted a Vietnam War Commemoration Event in Batavia honoring more than 50 Vietnam Era veterans and distributed commemorative lapel pins from The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration.

May 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) announced that a bill he authored with Congressman Bill Pascrell (NJ-09), the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act, passed the United States Senate. This bill unanimously passed the House on September 12, 2017 and now has unanimously passed the Senate with one amendment offered by Lamar Alexander (R-TN) on May 10, 2018.

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