Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) is issuing a call for art to local high school students interested in participating in the annual Congressional Art Competition.
It is with great sadness we learn of the passing of my friend, and a great friend to Western New York, Congresswoman Louise Slaughter. Her commitment to public service was extraordinary, serving 47 years in elected office, including 32 years in Congress. She was a strong and respected leader in the House of Representatives and a passionate advocate for the community she represented and loved.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) and other members of the Congressional Friends of Ireland Caucus met with Irish Taoiseach (Head of Government) Leo Varadkar in Washington, D.C. The binational briefing included updates on the current status of U.S.-Ireland relations, the implications of Brexit on Ireland, immigration, and the effort to restore the power-sharing institutions in Belfast. During
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) is pushing back on a position paper recently released by the Flight Safety Foundation which suggests reducing the flight time requirements for new airline pilots.