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Governor Cuomo Vetoes Buchwald/Latimer Bill Aimed at Lowering Property Taxes in Harrison

Governor Andrew Cuomo has vetoed legislation sponsored by State Senator George Latimer (D-Rye) and State Assemblyman David Buchwald (D-White Plains) designed to provide mandate relief to the...

December 29, 2015
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Buchwald/Latimer Bill to Fund Road Repairs in North Castle Vetoed by Governor Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo has vetoed legislation sponsored by State Senator George Latimer (D-Rye) and State Assemblyman David Buchwald (D-White Plains) designed to fund road repairs in the Town of...

December 29, 2015
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Local Taxi Companies Price Gouged in Immediate Aftermath of the Valhalla Metro-North Train Crash

After Metro-North commuters were left stranded in the immediate aftermath of the tragic train crash in Valhalla this past February, State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman’s office reached settlements with two local taxi companies for violating...

December 16, 2015
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Governor Cuomo Vetoes Legislation that Would Have Improved Freedom of Information Law and Increased Transparency in State Government

Governor Andrew Cuomo has vetoed Assemblyman David Buchwald’s bill to accelerate the appeals process for Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) cases. The Governor’s decision comes despite the legislation (Assembly bill A.114)...

December 11, 2015
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Chairman Buchwald’s Election Law Subcommittee Hears Critical Testimony Advocating for Reforms to Improve Voting in New York State

As part of an ongoing effort to ensure that New York’s voting system is simplified and accessible to all, members of the Assembly Committee on Election Law and its Subcommittee on Election Day Operations and Voter Disenfranchisement held a hearing...

December 10, 2015
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