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Butler’s Veterans’ Buy-Back Bill Passes Both Houses

A bill sponsored by Assemblyman Marc W. Butler (R,C-Newport), known as the Veterans’ Buy-Back Bill, has passed both houses of the legislature and awaits action from the governor. The bill, A.8174-A, would allow...

June 25, 2015
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Butler: We’ll Continue To Fight For Freedom, Integrity And Prosperity In New York

“After a rocky start due to scandals, the end of the legislative session arrived, and it seems as though legislators just began the difficult discussions. I’ve been fighting for the ideals of freedom, integrity and prosperity for New Yorkers and...

June 25, 2015
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Butler Approves NY ABLE Act

Assemblyman Marc W. Butler (R,C-Newport) helped pass the New York Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act (A.7767-B). The legislation allows New York to establish tax-free savings accounts to help those with...

June 22, 2015
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Any Deals Made At Session’s End Must Include SAFE Act Repeals

As session is going into overtime and negotiations have stalled on some of the big-ticket items the Assembly Majority would like to see accomplished, the Senate Majority and Assembly must push for SAFE Act repeals as a bargaining chip. This law,...

June 19, 2015
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Butler Pushes For Stronger Pension Forfeiture Bill

Assemblyman Marc W. Butler (R,C-Newport) voted in favor of a version of the pension forfeiture bill that would strip publicly-funded pensions from elected officials convicted of felonies related to their duties. Although this was not the legislation...

June 17, 2015
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