Category Archives: Congress

New Congressman – New Utica Office Location

Congressman Hanna’s Utica office will not be in the Alexander Pirnie Federal Building as was the case for previous representatives Sherwood Boehlert and Michael Arcuri.

A spokesperson for the incoming congressman says he feels that being located in the 258 building in Downtown Utica will make his office more accessible to a greater number of constituents.

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First Day In Office

On his first day  in office, Congressman Richard Hanna, (R) New York 24,  voted to reduce his, and other individual members office budgets by 5%, and cut the operating budgets of House committee leadership offices.  That means  35 million dollars in savings for taxpayers.

It may be a small part of the overall budget, but it’s a start and shows that congressman Hanna and the 112th Congress are listening to the message that was sent on November 2nd.

Read the story on WIBX online

Read the resolution – H. Res 22