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March 3, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Votes for Fair Debt Collection Practices for Servicemembers Act

Brindisi: Our Brave Servicemembers Fight to Protect Our Freedoms, They Shouldn’t Have To Fight Abusive Debt Collectors

February 28, 2020 Press Release

Brindisi Asks VA Officials About Access to Care for NY-22 Veterans 

Brindisi: Our Veterans Fought for Our Country, They Should Not Have to Fight for the Benefits They Earned 

February 20, 2020 Press Release

At Brindisi’s invitation, VA Undersecretary for Memorial Affairs Randy Reeves and State Division of Veterans Services Director COL. James McDonough come to Utica


February 14, 2020 Press Release

Brindisi Talks Water Pollution, National Security, and Listens to Veterans 

Congressman Anthony Brindisi visited Oneida County where he met with business owners, Veterans, and defense contractors. Brindisi toured Utica’s Atlantic Testing Laboratories, delivered Valentine’s Day cards to local Veterans, and visited Helios Remote Sensing Systems.

February 6, 2020 Press Release

Congressman’s Legislation Receives Support from Prominent Veterans Service Organizations at Congressional Hearing

Brindisi: I Am Proud To Champion This Legislation To Expand VA Automobile Grants and Fight for Our Veterans

January 29, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Asks Officials about Access to Care for Rural Veterans and Suicide Prevention Efforts

Congressman Questions VA on Expanding Mental Health Services to More Veterans

January 27, 2020 Press Release

Congressman to Honor Veterans with Cards During Holiday 



Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) announced his Valentines for Veterans program, encouraging families in New York’s 22nd Congressional District to show appreciation for veterans with homemade Valentine’s Day cards.


January 27, 2020 In The News

Rome, N.Y. — Rome veteran Hugh Aikens was recently honored with his long-awaited and well-earned military service medals, presented by U.S. Rep. Anthony Brindisi at the New York State School for the Deaf (NYSSD).

Aikens, now almost 94, was 18 years old when he started performing his military service and winning awards for his valiant efforts.

January 27, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Anthony Brindisi is encouraging area families to participate in his Valentines for Veterans program.

As part of the annual program, Brindisi, D-Utica, is seeking submissions of homemade Valentine’s Day cards for veterans. The deadline to submit is Feb. 12.

“Our veterans gave everything to protect our country, and we owe them our utmost respect and gratitude,” said Brindisi. “Honoring them this Valentine’s Day is just one small way for us to say thank you and let them know we will always remember their sacrifices.”

January 25, 2020 In The News

Holding a framed display with a couple handfuls of military medals neatly arranged inside, 94-year-old Rome resident Hugh Aikens said he couldn’t fully express his gratitude for receiving them.