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Assemblyman Frank Skartados Announces African American History Month Essay Contest for Students

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) is inviting local students to participate in his African American History Month contest, which asks local students to interview parents, grandparents and community members about their memories of the Civil...

February 14, 2017
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Assemblyman Skartados: Pension Forfeiture Amendment Keeps Politicians Accountable to the People

ďItís obscene that politicians convicted of corruption can file for their pensions from behind bars. The pension forfeiture amendment stops this practice by keeping these convicted criminals from profiting off the backs of hardworking taxpayers....

January 30, 2017
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Assemblyman Skartados Asks Millionaires to Pay a Little More So We Can Have Clean Water, Good Schools and Safe Roads

ďWhile the one-percent is enjoying record profits, Newburgh families struggle with contaminated water, Poughkeepsie schools struggle with cuts to programs and drivers are swerving to miss potholes in Highland. Itís time for the wealthiest of the...

January 27, 2017
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Assemblyman Skartados: State Funding Provides Clean Water for Newburgh

Assemblyman Frank Skartados (D-Milton) announced that New York State will reimburse the town of Newburgh for the costs associated with connecting homes and businesses with private wells contaminated by perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) to the town...

January 27, 2017
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Assemblyman Skartados: NY Must Ensure Women Can Continue to Access Contraception

ďMillions of New Yorkers rely on high-quality contraception services. The President-electís pledge to repeal the Affordable Care Act may mean that women will no longer be able to receive these products and medications as part of their insurance...

January 17, 2017
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