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2017 Highlights

By Kieran Lalor, on Jan 1, 2018

As 2017 ends, there is no doubt that we in the New York legislature have much work to do to get our once great state back on track.  We are still moving in the wrong direction economically, especially outside the New York City metropolitan area.  Albany powerbrokers are still picking winners and losers and the culture of Albany is still dominated by special interest and self-dealing.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the 2017-2018 Budget But Were Afraid to Ask

By Kieran Lalor, on Apr 10, 2017

Each year the budget is the single biggest opportunity to get the state on the right financial track. Huge swaths of our state outside New York City and parts of the city's immediate metropolitan area are dying. Areas upstate and within the metro area continue to decay due to dependency, crime, addiction, high taxes, lack of economic opportunity and hopelessness. Such is the trajectory of our state.

Lalor: Start-Up NY Still a Failure

By Kieran Lalor, on Apr 3, 2017

East Fishkill, NY - (4/3/17) -  Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor (R,C,I - East Fishkill) responded to the latest poor jobs report from Governor Cuomo's Start-Up NY program by calling on Albany to end the corporate welfare program.