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Oaks: Brittany’s Law Could Safeguard The Community From Violent Crime Through Offenders’ Registry

As part of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, Assemblyman Bob Oaks (R-C Macedon) this week joined state lawmakers in calling for a vote on the Domestic Violence Prevention Act – Brittany’s Law (A.1833). Although the Assembly...

April 14, 2016
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Oaks: 2016-17 Budget Was Most Secretive In Recent History

The state budget was finally adopted Friday in the evening hours of April 1 after being negotiated behind closed doors and requiring a “message of necessity” from the governor to waive the ability of legislators and the public to take the normal...

April 1, 2016
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Oaks: Minimum Wage Hike Would Hurt Job Creation Upstate

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Assemblyman Bob Oaks (R-C Macedon) joined Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R-C Canandaigua) and business, agriculture and not-for-profit leaders today at a press conference discussing the impact of the governor’s proposed $15 per hour minimum...

March 17, 2016
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Assemblyman Oaks Statement On Governor’s NYS Budget Proposal

In Governor Cuomo’s 2016-17 New York State Executive Budget proposal of more than $145 billion, everyone can find something to like. The big question is, “How are we going to pay for it and the numerous new initiatives that will require increased...

January 14, 2016
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Local Roads Matter: Inadequate Funding for Infrastructure Will Have Devastating Effects on New Yorkers

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Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua), Assemblyman Robert C. Oaks (R,C-Macedon), Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia), Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning), Assemblyman Peter Lawrence (R,C,I-Greece) and local leaders...

December 11, 2015
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