Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-27) announced that Western New York has been chosen to receive a $200,000 Brownfield Job Training grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
"The death of President Lech Kaczynski is tragic. I join with millions of Polish-Americans, including all in Western New York, in mourning his passing and that of the 95 passengers he was traveling with when their plane crashed yesterday en route to Russia. This morning President Kaczynski's body was returned to Warsaw.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-27), a member of the House of Representatives Dairy Caucus, joined other members of Congress in asking Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack to increase support prices to farmers.
Today, Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-27) voted with his colleagues in the House of Representatives to approve H.R. 4849, the Small Business and Infrastructure Jobs Tax Act of 2010, the latest in a series of legislative measures aimed at creating jobs and strengthening our economy.