Blog Posts - November 2016

Lalor Praises Cuomo Veto of Corporate Welfare for Video Game, Music Industry, Encourages Him to Reduce or Eliminate Other Subsidies

By Kieran Lalor, on Nov 29, 2016

East Fishkill, NY - (11/29/16) -  Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor (R,C,I - East Fishkill) is praising Governor Cuomo for his decision to veto a bill that would have given the music and video game industries $50 million in corporate welfare.

People Power in East Fishkill

By Kieran Lalor, on Nov 15, 2016

East Fishkill, NY -  Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor (R,C,I - East Fishkill) is commending the East Fishkill Town Board for its decision to listen to the will of the people and stay below the tax cap in this year's budget. The town had been considering a budget that would exceed the tax cap, but decided to stay under the cap at last Thursday's meeting and to look at ways to make the town's Lime Kiln gym facility revenue neutral. On October 25, 2016 Lalor and East Fishkill Town Councilman Emanuele Marinaro released a statement opposing the plan to go over the cap.

241 Years of Honor, Courage & Commitment

By Kieran Lalor, on Nov 10, 2016

As we celebrate the 241st birthday of the Marine Corps today, it is fascinating to explore why the smallest branch of the armed forces holds such a big place in American society.

To start, Marines historically have taken disproportionate casualties, a trend that has continued during the Global War on Terror. The Marine Corps makes up less than 11% of the U.S. military, but more than 23% of the Americans killed in action in Iraq and Afghanistan are Marines.

Mary Jo Lalor: Vote for Kieran Tomorrow, Then Join Us at Daddy O's at 8:30pm

By Kieran Lalor, on Nov 7, 2016

 Dear Friends,

After you go to the polls to help reelect my husband, Assemblyman Kieran Michael Lalor, an independent Republican who has for four years taken on the Albany establishment in both parties, join us at Daddy O’s located at 3 Turner Street Hopewell Junction at 8:30pm.

We will watch the election results come in for Kieran’s race and the presidential election and listen to one of our favorite local singers, The Mighty Flynn. Dinner provided with a cash bar. 

Onward to Victory,

Mary Jo Lalor

5 Election Questions From Local Paper

By Kieran Lalor, on Nov 2, 2016

 As part of their coverage of Assemblyman Lalor’s campaign for reelection, the Southern Dutchess News asked him to respond to five questions. Below are Assemblyman Lalor’s answers:

Southern Dutchess News: Why are you running for re-election?