Congressman Chris Collins

Representing the 27th District of New York

Vision: The United States of America will reclaim its past glory as the Land of Opportunity, restoring the promise of the American Dream for our children and grandchildren.

Press Releases

Jun 20, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins announced that the Letchworth Gateway Villages and the Rural Outreach Center will receive technical assistance provided by the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) initiative called Rural Economic Development Innovation.

Jun 19, 2019 Press Release

$2.5 million included in the FY20 Labor, Health, Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill


Jun 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) and Congressman Peter King (NY-2) reintroduced the Renovate and Enhance Veterans’ Meeting Halls and Posts (REVAMP) Act. This legislation will grant organizations access to federal funding for maintenance and improvements to veteran halls and posts.

Jun 11, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Chris Collins sent a letter to the Canadian Chair of the International Joint Commission (IJC), Dr. Pierre Béland, addressing the comments the Chair made in support of the flawed Plan 2014 at a stakeholders meeting of elected and public officials two weeks ago at Greece Town hall.

Jun 3, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) hosted his annual Service Academy Luncheon today, honoring the five appointed candidates and their families from New York’s 27th Congressional District.  An annual event, the Service Academy Luncheon is an opportunity for Congressman Collins to congratulate the appointed candidates and their familiars.

May 31, 2019 Press Release

Clarence – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) is applauding the new Commissioners of the International Joint Commission (IJC) for hosting a listening session for area elected officials at Greece Town Hall in Monroe County on Tuesday.  The meeting will provide an opportunity for local officials to discuss the high water levels on Lake Ontario and share their concerns about the fl

May 31, 2019 Press Release

Clarence – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) announced his new legislation to address the crisis local farmers are facing due to the current H-2A visa program at a press conference at the Boxler Dairy Farm in Varysburg.

May 20, 2019 Press Release

Clarence – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) presented the recovered World War II medals of George Sentz, who passed away this past March, to his wife Clara Sentz and son Jerry Sentz. Mr. Sentz enlisted into the Army Air Corps during World War II and was deployed overseas to serve in Panama. 

May 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) introduced legislation that would provide a short-term, one time fix, to help the non-seasonal agriculture workforce. The Helping Labor Personnel (HELP) Farms Act provides a solution for farmers across the nation, especially in the dairy industry, while Congress and the Department of Labor continues to moderni

May 7, 2019 Press Release

Clarence, NY – Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) today recognized former U.S. Army Air Corps Sergeant Daniel Gill of Livonia, NY as his office’s May ‘Veteran of the Month.’