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LITTLE FALLS — U.S. Rep. Anthony Brindisi, D-Utica, celebrated Flag Day at Benton Hall Academy by reminding students of everything the American flag represents.
“Flag Day is a very, very important day to our country,” he said to the student body gathered in the elementary school’s Wilbur Crisp gymnasium.
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Anthony Brindisi is calling for a stop to congressional pay raises.
He says the automatic pay raise shouldn't happen anymore.
House Democratic leaders have decided to withdraw part of a massive federal spending bill set for a vote later this week after an uproar over whether members of Congress might see their first pay raise in a decade.
UTICA — Fifty-one individuals representing 17 different countries received certificates of naturalization on Thursday at the United States District Court.
UTICA — MaryEllen Elia, commissioner of education for New York State, said that for K-12 students, combating the annual gray space of summer break — the "summer slide" — begins with books.
"Reading, literacy (and) comprehension skills are critical across all content areas and subject areas," Elia said. "As students grow, they need to be able to read to learn."
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY), U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), and Congressman Anthony Brindisi (D-NY-22) today announced $3,126,599 in federal funding for Greater Binghamton Airport. The funding was allocated through the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Airport Improvement Program (AIP).
Over $8.1 million in federal funding is headed to Griffiss International Airport in Rome.
The funding was announced by Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Anthony Brindisi.
The money was allocated through the U.S Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration's Airport Improvement Program.
NEW BERLIN — The federal government’s top agricultural official descended upon central New York last week for a roundtable discussion at the Chobani yogurt factory regarding challenges facing the dairy industry.
HERKIMER — Veterans’ issues, the challenges dairy farmers face, climate change and recreational marijuana were among the issues raised Thursday evening as Rep. Anthony Brindisi, D-Utica, conducted a town hall meeting at Herkimer College.