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Rep. Mike Lawler, Assemblyman Matt Slater, State Senate Candidate Gina Arena, and Town Supervisor Mike Cazzari Condemn Senator Peter Harckham’s False Claims on Battery Storage Legislation

Rep. Mike Lawler, Assemblyman Matt Slater, State Senate Candidate Gina Arena, and Town Supervisor Mike Cazzari Condemn Senator Peter Harckham’s False Claims on Battery Storage Legislation

June 14, 2024

Today, Congressman Mike Lawler, Assemblyman Matt Slater, State Senate Candidate Gina Arena, and Town Supervisor Mike Cazzari released a joint statement condemning State Senator Peter Harckham for spreading falsehoods regarding his controversial battery storage legislation (S7834) and its implications for local control.

MONDAIRE JONES CONFIRMS WORST KEPT SECRET IN POLITICS : HE’S STILL A RADICAL

MONDAIRE JONES CONFIRMS WORST KEPT SECRET IN POLITICS : HE’S STILL A RADICAL

June 11, 2024

“Mondaire Jones was one of the most hyperpartisan, radical voices in Congress during his one-term in DC, and his admission that nothing has changed was the first honest thing he said all week,” said Lawler for Congress spokesman Chris Russell, pointing to Jones’ ranking 381st out of 435 members for partisanship according to the Lugar Center and Georgetown University.

BOMBSHELL CITY & STATE REPORT CONFIRMS: MONDAIRE JONES ABANDONED NY-17

BOMBSHELL CITY & STATE REPORT CONFIRMS: MONDAIRE JONES ABANDONED NY-17

June 7, 2024

Report reveals that Sean Patrick Maloney, chair of the DCCC, offered to let Mondaire Jones run in NY-17, and Jones declined, opting for a potential primary against Jamaal Bowman instead. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT: [email protected] Pearl River, NY – 6/7/2024… Today, the Lawler for Congress Campaign blasted Mondaire Jones for a damning, exclusive report in City & State that […]

Mike Lawler backs federal bill to ban parole for killers of sex assault victims under 18

Mike Lawler backs federal bill to ban parole for killers of sex assault victims under 18

June 6, 2024

U.S. Rep. Mike Lawler has introduced HR 8587 in the House that would extend a current law that bans parole if the victim is 14 or under to excluding any chance of parole if a victim is under age 18.

New York, California are ‘dumpster fires’ under Democrat leadership: Rep. Mike Lawler

New York, California are ‘dumpster fires’ under Democrat leadership: Rep. Mike Lawler

June 5, 2024

Rep. Mike Lawler, R-N.Y., discusses the consequences of sanctuary city policies on ‘Varney & Co.’

CONGRESSMAN MIKE LAWLER CALLS TRUMP CONVICTION “A SAD DAY FOR AMERICA” 

CONGRESSMAN MIKE LAWLER CALLS TRUMP CONVICTION “A SAD DAY FOR AMERICA” 

May 30, 2024

Laments hyper-political prosecution and flimsy legal case aimed at trying to influence the results of 2024 Presidential election FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: [email protected] Pearl River, NY – 5/30/2024… Congressman Mike Lawler released the following statement after a jury rendered a guilty verdict in President Trump’s trial in Manhattan. “The willingness of hyperpartisan New York Democrats like […]

Rep. Mike Lawler, Assemblyman Matt Slater, and Gina Arena Celebrate Victory for Local Control in Proposed Mahopac Battery Storage Facility

Rep. Mike Lawler, Assemblyman Matt Slater, and Gina Arena Celebrate Victory for Local Control in Proposed Mahopac Battery Storage Facility

May 16, 2024

“I firmly believe in the importance of local control, unlike my opponent Mondaire Jones, who cosponsored legislation in Congress that would have overruled local zoning laws,” concluded Congressman Lawler. “It is incumbent on Mondaire Jones to make clear where he stands as it pertains to local control of zoning – especially in the case of this proposed legislation by State Senator Harckham.”

James Earl Jones nominated for Congressional Gold Medal on May the 4th: ‘Who says Darth Vader can’t be the good guy for once’

James Earl Jones nominated for Congressional Gold Medal on May the 4th: ‘Who says Darth Vader can’t be the good guy for once’

May 4, 2024

“While we may have disagreed on his participation in the Empire’s quest to build multiple Death Stars, I am thankful to represent him in Congress and look forward to awarding him with this great honor,” the Hudson Valley Republican joked. 

“Who says Darth Vader can’t be the good guy for once?”

The gift of life is beautiful. Democrats and Republicans must do more to protect IVF.

The gift of life is beautiful. Democrats and Republicans must do more to protect IVF.

May 3, 2024

For any parent, some of the happiest moments in life are the days their children are born. As fathers, we know firsthand just how beautiful the gift of life is for all families, and the joy of holding your child is immeasurable. As members of Congress, we have sought to do all we can to make life easier for families by working to tackle persistent inflation, lower tax burdens, maintain a strong social safety net and encourage people to start families. That’s why we were so troubled to see a recent decision by the Alabama State Supreme Court that could rob families of ever being able to experience the joy of parenthood.

Here’s what I saw during my visit to Columbia University

Here’s what I saw during my visit to Columbia University

May 2, 2024

Let me be clear. Never again is now. We cannot, as Congress, waver in our resolve and commitment to fighting hatred and antisemitism. 

History will judge us for what we do at this moment. And the question for the Senate is simple: Will you stand up to the radicals spouting antisemitism and calling for a genocide of the Israeli and Jewish people?