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Molinaro Introduces Bipartisan Bill To Help Small Businesses Invest in Accessibility

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Binghamton, NY – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (R-NY-19) today introduced the Think DIFFERENTLY Small Business Accessibility Act, a bipartisan bill that helps small businesses in Upstate New York make modifications that accommodate customers and employees with disabilities. It builds on Rep. Molinaro’s successful ‘ThinkDIFFERENTLY’ initiative which challenges local…

On Think DIFFERENTLY Day of Action, Rep. Molinaro Calls for Passage of Legislative Package To Break Down Barriers For Individuals With Disabilities

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Binghamton, NY – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19) today hosted a ‘Think DIFFERENTLY Day of Action.’ Today built off Rep. Molinaro’s nationally recognized ‘Think DIFFERENTLY’ initiative, which he created in 2015 to break down barriers for individuals with intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities. During the day, Rep. Molinaro and his Think DIFFERENTLY…

In Wake Of Sullivan County Head Start Closure, Rep. Molinaro Calls On Federal Government To Provide Stronger Oversight Of Program

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Liberty, NY – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19) today called on the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which administers Head Start through the Office of Head Start (OHS), to provide stronger oversight over local Head Start programs like the one in Sullivan County. Earlier this month, Sullivan Head Start abruptly closed, leaving hundreds of children and families without…

Rep. Molinaro Introduces Bipartisan Bill To Address Healthcare Provider Shortage at Community Health Centers In Upstate NY

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Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (R-NY-19) today introduced the Health Care Workforce Innovation Act of 2024 to address the healthcare provider shortage at Community Health Care Centers (CHCs) in Upstate New York. He introduced this bipartisan bill alongside U.S. Rep. Angie Craig (D-MN-02). CHCs, like Cornerstone Family Healthcare in Binghamton, are…

Upstate New Yorkers Thank Rep. Molinaro For Voting To Deliver Inflation & Tax Relief

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Binghamton, NY — Organizations working to end hunger, local businesses, and other community non-profits in Upstate New York today thanked U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19) for voting to pass the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act. The bill passed last week with bipartisan support in the House. President Biden has signaled he will sign it into…

Molinaro, Crockett Lead Bipartisan Effort To Create More Job Opportunities For Individuals With Disabilities

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Washington, D.C — U.S. Reps. Marc Molinaro (R-NY-19) and Jasmine Crockett (D-TX-30) sent a letter to House Committee on Administration Chairman Brian Steil and Ranking Member Joe Morelle requesting the Committee take steps to increase Legislative Branch procurement through the AbilityOne Commission, including by appointing an AbilityOne Representative (ABOR)…

Molinaro Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Address Broadband Worker Shortage

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Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (R-NY-19) today introduced the Broadband Industry Development Act to address the shortage of broadband workers in rural communities in Upstate New York. He introduced this bipartisan bill alongside U.S. Rep. Don Davis (D-NC-1). In Upstate New York, efforts are now underway to bring broadband services to rural and…

Rep. Molinaro Denounces Defund the Police Effort In Binghamton

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Binghamton, NY – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19) today issued the following statement denouncing an effort considered by the Democrat-controlled Binghamton City council to dissolve the Binghamton Police Department. “This is a ridiculous and extreme idea. I can’t believe it still has to be said, but we should not defund our police. Not in Binghamton. Not anywhere. I applaud…

Molinaro Passes Bipartisan Tax & Inflation Relief Bill For Working Families

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Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19) today released the following statement on his vote to pass the bipartisan Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act: “Working families in Upstate New York are facing an affordability crisis with historic inflation bogging them down. They need tax & inflation relief now. Our bipartisan bill delivers. “First, the bill…

Owner of Maeve’s Place In Phoenicia To Join Molinaro For Committee Hearing On Employment Opportunities For Individuals With Disabilities

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Washington, DC – U.S. Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19), Chairman of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Workforce Development, today announced Iva Walsh, owner of Maeve’s Place in Phoenicia has accepted his invitation to testify before a House Small Business Committee hearing. The hearing will explore how Congress can help break down…