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Dec 20, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) applauded momentum on the DL&W Terminal project, saying, “In continued conversations with the leadership of the NFTA, it is clear that they recognize the opportunity and value that comes with revitalization of the DL&W Terminal.

Dec 19, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) a member of the House of Representatives Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee and Co-Chair of the House Northern Border Caucus, released the statement below following approval of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) by the House of Representatives:

 

Dec 19, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced House passage of H.R.5377, the Restoring Tax Fairness for States and Localities Act, which reverses the cap placed on State and Local Tax (SALT) deductions that was implemented by the GOP tax bill passed in 2017.

Dec 19, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the House of Representatives approved appropriation bills funding federal departments and programs through the 2020 fiscal year.

 

Dec 18, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) released the statement below following his vote supporting articles of impeachment against President Trump:

Dec 13, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) and his colleagues on the House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means approved The Restoring Tax Fairness for States and Localities Act (H.R. 5377), legislation reversing the cap placed on State and Local Tax (SALT) deductions in the 2017 GOP tax package. 

Dec 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-NY), U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), and Congressman Brian Higgins (D-NY-26) today announced that following their push, the FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) includes their provision to increase funding for the National Maritime Heritage Grant Program.

Dec 11, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced approval by the House of Representatives of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) conference report, authorizing national defense funding and related programs for fiscal year 2020. 

Dec 10, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) testified before a House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee hearing, titled “Proposals to Achieve Universal Health Care Coverage,” in support of his bill H.R. 1346, the Medicare Buy-In and Health Care Stabilization Act.

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