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DiPietro: Absurd Governor Threatening To Hike Taxes

“For this governor to threaten to raise taxes, in the highest-taxed state in the nation, with the biggest burden on small businesses, with families fleeing for greener pastures, is absurd. We’re about to pass a budget somewhere north of $150...

March 22, 2017
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DiPietro Calls for More Infrastructure Funds

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Assemblyman David DiPietro (R,C-East Aurora) spoke on the need for increased investment in infrastructure through the Consolidated Local Street and Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS). The program is responsible for repairing local roads and bridges...

March 9, 2017
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It’s Time to Shut down Start-Up NY

In 2013, I cast my vote against the controversial START-UP NY program. I believed that creating tax shelters within the state while everyday businesses on Main Street struggle in our state’s dreadful tax and regulatory system was inherently wrong....

February 16, 2017
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Back to School Brings Focus Back On Common Core

As we send our children back to school for a new school year, it is time to renew our focus on how the Common Core standards are handcuffing our teachers, and allowing Washington D.C. bureaucrats to dictate our children’s futures. We deserve greater...

February 16, 2017
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No To Pay Raises, Legislators Shouldn’t Be Paid At All

While many of my colleagues in Albany debate the merits of spending more taxpayer money on enriching themselves, I’m introducing new legislation that would make serving the public in the Legislature a non-paying position. With a Capitol so rife with...

February 16, 2017
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