Today, after extended debate, the New York State Assembly voted on and passed the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act (DREAM Act).
ALBANY, NY – Congressman Paul Tonko (D-NY) will continue his “Souper Bowl” tradition tomorrow, Feb. 4th, by volunteering with community organizations in Albany to serve meals to those in need in the Capital Region.
When was the last time that you took a moment to consider ways you could change your perspective on the world around you and how that might make a difference for someone in need? Those of us with family members, friends and loved ones with special needs are all too aware of the day-to-day challenges…
Following resolution of the federal government shutdown with no action taken to address the opioid epidemic, Congressman Paul D. Tonko (D-NY)Do will spend the week before and after the January 30th State of the Union highlighting the issue and pushing for concrete progress.
WASHINGTON– Rep. Peter Welch (D-Vt.), Rep. David Cicilline (D-R.I.), and Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.), joined by 168 House colleagues, today sent a letter to President Trump expressing their support for keeping the federal government open while pressing for the inclusion of urgent bipartisan priorities in any funding resolution.
Congressman Paul Tonko (D-NY) demanded an apology from President Trump last night for his reported comments yesterday demanding to know why we should accept immigrants from “shithole countries” instead of places like Norway.
WASHINGTON – The leaders of an influential House caucus, the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, announced at a press conference today that they are adding the Addiction Treatment Access Improvement Act, sponsored by Congressman Paul D. Tonko (D-NY), to their 2018 legislative agenda.