Press Releases

Hawley To Host Albion Blood Drive

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is hosting a blood drive at the Albion offices of the Genesee/Orleans Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse at 438 West Avenue on Thursday, February 23 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The assemblyman...

Hawley To Host Constituent Outreach Meeting

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is hosting his regular monthly outreach meeting for Genesee County residents at LeRoy Town Hall this coming Wednesday. “The meeting will offer the people of Western New York a chance to share...

Hawley To Host Batavia Blood Drive

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is hosting a blood drive at the Batavia Salvation Army, 529 East Main Street, on Friday, February 17 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The assemblyman is encouraging anyone able to donate to stop by the event...

Hawley Touts Jobs Program for Veterans

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is encouraging the heroic returning soldiers of Western New York to take advantage of Governor Cuomo’s recently-enacted “Experience Counts” program. The initiative will remove bureaucratic...

Hawley to Host Series of Constituent Outreach Meetings

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is expanding his regular monthly outreach meetings for Genesee County. The assemblyman will be hosting a series of events in LeRoy, Batavia and Stafford over the next three months. “This expanded...

Hawley Encourages All To Give the Gift of Life With Blood Drives

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,I,C-Batavia) recently announced a pair of upcoming community blood drives. The first will be on February 17 at the Batavia Salvation Army, 529 East Main Street, and will run from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The second will occur...

Hawley Promotes Tuition Plan for Firefighters

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,I,C-Batavia) is promoting a tuition reimbursement program for volunteer firefighters in Western New York. The deadline for the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY) Higher Education Learning Plan (FASNY...

Hawley Circulates Petition for Mandate Relief

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is circulating a petition calling for mandate relief during this year’s legislative session seeking public support for a measure that will decrease costs to local governments and drive down taxes....

Hawley Focusing On Health of Community

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is working with state and local officials to diligently address the health issues facing Western New Yorkers. In the wake of the disturbing developments regarding Tourettes-like symptoms displayed by 12...

Hawley Praises Passage of Abbagail’s Law

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) today praised the state Senate’s passage of what is being referred to across New York as “Abbagail’s Law.” The bill, named for eight-year-old Abbagail Buzard, makes it a crime for the...

Hawley Responds To Gov’s Budget Proposal

Today begins the process of crafting the 2012-13 State Budget, and the governor’s proposal started us off in the right direction. By committing to job creation in Western New York, and supporting the state’s agricultural industry, Governor Cuomo...

Hawley Responds To Gov’s State Of State Address

The governor touched on many important issues worthy of attention in his State of the State Address, but nothing is more pressing for Western New York than mandate relief and job creation. In fact, if we are to fix either problem, we must fix both. Unfunded...

Hawley Continues Local Business Tour

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is continuing his tour of local businesses in an effort to forge a partnership between private sector job creators and state government. Most recently, Hawley visited the Saint-Gobain Technical Fabrics...

Hawley Backs Aid Increase For Low-Wealth Schools

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is highlighting his support for a recent proposal by the state Board of Regents to increase aid for low-wealth school districts. Hawley has consistently advocated for changes to the formula that determines...

Hawley to Host Constituent Outreach Meeting

Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R, I, C – Batavia) is hosting his regular monthly outreach meeting for Genesee County residents at the Batavia City Centre this coming Wednesday. “The meeting will offer the people of Western New York an opportunity...

Hawley Touts Economic Victories For Region

Hawley: Smoke-And-Mirrors Budget Fix Wrong Answer For New York

According to reports from multiple sources, this week’s legislative action will result in tax hikes, not tax reform. As a small businessman, I know that the way to attract jobs and revitalize an economy is to open New York for business, not continue...

Hawley: Final Agreement Gives Shot In The Arm To Families, Businesses

The final package of legislation voted on today included added measures providing tax relief for families and businesses that Western New Yorkers desperately need. By reducing income levies on tax-paying citizens and business owners, we are embracing...

Hawley Takes Part In Home For The Holidays

Assembly Minority Helps Promote Western New York’s Regional Economic Development Plan

Members of the Assembly Minority’s Western New York delegation today sent a letter to Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy, Kenneth Adams, president and CEO of Empire State Development, and members of the state’s Strategic Plan Review Committee...