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Rep. Lawler holds special Hudson Valley hearing on housing crisis

Rep. Lawler holds special Hudson Valley hearing on housing crisis

February 23, 2024

For the first time in several years, a congressional hearing was held in Rockland County to tackle a common hardship among New Yorkers: the housing crisis.

NYC’s migrant crisis highlights the ‘ineptitude’ of the city’s leadership: Rep. Mike Lawler

NYC’s migrant crisis highlights the ‘ineptitude’ of the city’s leadership: Rep. Mike Lawler

February 11, 2024

Rep. Mike Lawler, R-N.Y., argues that the problems emerging from the U.S.’s border crisis have highlighted Democrats’ flawed approach to immigration policy on ‘Fox & Friends Weekend.’

NYC Housing Authority Employees Arrested

NYC Housing Authority Employees Arrested

February 9, 2024

As the justice department prepares to prosecute more than 60 members of the NYCHA, U.S. Congressman and Rockland representative Mike Lawler (R) took a moment to tout legislation that he had proposed before the crackdown, which would add new tools for the inspection of the NYCHA.

‘Armenian Protection Act’ Bill Seeks to Stop Military Aid to Azerbaijan

‘Armenian Protection Act’ Bill Seeks to Stop Military Aid to Azerbaijan

February 9, 2024

“The Armenian Protection Act will put a stop to the Biden Administration’s funding of Azerbaijan’s authoritarian regime and desire for regional dominance.” — Rep. Mike Lawler (R-NY)

Welcome to New York. That’ll Be 100 Bucks

Welcome to New York. That’ll Be 100 Bucks

February 1, 2024

We are from different states and political parties. Our views on issues vary widely. But on at least one thing, we passionately agree: New York’s “congestion pricing” plan for Midtown Manhattan, scheduled to begin later this year, is a greedy and unnecessary cash grab. It’s a slap in the face to hardworking families, small-business owners and commuters who want to put food on their family tables. It should be repealed, root and branch.

New York Republican calls on Hochul, Adams to denounce Biden’s border policy amid migrant crisis in Big Apple

New York Republican calls on Hochul, Adams to denounce Biden’s border policy amid migrant crisis in Big Apple

February 1, 2024

‘They need to demand the president secure the border,’ Rep. Mike Lawler, R-N.Y., told Fox News Digital

Married Couples to Receive Thousands Under New Tax Break

Married Couples to Receive Thousands Under New Tax Break

January 31, 2024

After an unexpected revolt from New York House Republican moderates earlier this week, a tax cut bill for married households filing a tax return jointly is set to be discussed in the chamber in the coming days, according to reports.

GOP Rep. Lawler: Biden Needs to Push Senate on Sanctioning Iranian Oil

GOP Rep. Lawler: Biden Needs to Push Senate on Sanctioning Iranian Oil

January 30, 2024

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “America Reports,” Rep. Mike Lawler (R-NY) urged President Joe Biden to push for the Senate to finally act on legislation to crack down on Iranian oil sales to China.

Congressman Lawler introduces bill to improve soil health on farms

Congressman Lawler introduces bill to improve soil health on farms

January 28, 2024

“By supporting farmers in the utilization of perennial systems and agroforestry, the Innovative Practices for Soil Health Act encourages healthy soil management – improving overall farm productivity and stimulating microbial life,” said Lawler.“This is a win for farmers, a win for the environment, and a win for American families.”

Haverstraw Post Office to be Renamed in Memory of Paul Piperato

Haverstraw Post Office to be Renamed in Memory of Paul Piperato

January 25, 2024

On the morning of Wednesday, January 24, Congressman Mike Lawler (NY-17) announced his bill to rename the Haverstraw Post Office in honor of former Rockland County Clerk Paul Piperato.