Legislation Defines Insider Trading Under Federal Statute, Strengthens Legal Standing to Hold Violators Accountable
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced approval in the House of Representatives of The Insider Trading Prohibition Act (H.R. 2534), legislation which adds to the Securities Exchange Act a clear definition and statutory ban against insider trading.
Legislation creating caller authentication technology and increasing law enforcement’s ability to target robocallers will become law with signature from the President
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced House passage of bipartisan legislation that will push back against the increasing volume of illegal robocalls that Americans are faced with and strengthen law enforcement’s ability to prosecute the bad actors responsible. S.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the Congress on Your Corner schedule for the month of December:
Tuesday, December 10
10:00am – 11:30am
John Duke Senior Center
1201 Hyde Park Blvd, Niagara Falls
Wednesday, December 11
Higgins Commends Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 187 For Commitment to Honoring Purple Heart Recipients in Western New York and Across the Nation
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) joined a meeting of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 187 to pay tribute to the service of the Nation’s Purple Heart recipients and honor one of their members, Roger Dearmyer.
Legislation Seeks to Formally Recognize Purple Heart Recipients and Serve as a Reminder to All of the Supreme Sacrifices Made by the U.S. Military
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) joined a meeting of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 187 to announce introduction of the Purple Heart Flag Act (H.R.
“Ignite Your Life” Project Seeks to Provide STEM Training to Over 1,000 Area Youth
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced that Mission:Ignite has been awarded a thre
Legislative solution would categorize hazmat operations as “high priority” within its Assistance to Firefighters Grant program
Congressmembers Brian Higgins (NY-26) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) introduced the Fire Department Proper Response and Equipment Prioritization Act (FD PREP Act) to better equip firefighters to respond to train accidents. The FD PREP Act, H.R.
Grants Aimed at Reducing Substance Abuse, Promoting Healthy Lifestyles Among Area Youth
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26), ’85, announced the award of two Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) grants to Buffalo State College this fall to prevent drug and alcohol use among youth on Buffalo’s West Side.
Congressman Brian Higgins released the following statement in response to news of the passing of Msgr. William Gallagher:
Higgins Presents Purple Heart Certificate from 1944 & Purple Heart Medal to the WWII POW’s Family
Several months ago, the United States Postal Service reached out to the office of Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) after discovering original Purple Heart documents from 1944. They sought to make sure that the official documents were safely returned to the relatives of Corporal Henry Mazurkiewicz.