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January 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Reps. John Katko (NY-24) and Chris Collins (NY-27) today brought to the attention of President-Elect Donald Trump’s Transition Team the dire need to review and reconsider the International Joint Commission (IJC) Plan 2014, a measure which was pushed through by the Obama Administration in December after years of stagnancy.

January 17, 2017 Press Release

SYRACUSE, NY – U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) today released the following statement regarding this afternoon's announcement to upgrade drinking water systems in Auburn and Owasco:

December 8, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) today released the below statement following today’s approval of Plan 2014:

December 18, 2015 Press Release


Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative John Katko (NY-24) today released the following statement on the bipartisan passage of the FY 2016 Omnibus Appropriations bill, as well as a tax package, which passed the House this week with his support.


April 17, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Delivers Quality Constituent Service, Bipartisan Successes for CNY in First Four Months
April 16, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman John Katko (NY-24) today announced that the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation to repeal the federal estate tax, also known as the death tax.

Currently, if an individual’s assets exceed the specified federal exemption amount at his or her death, these assets are taxed at a rate of 40% before they can be passed on to surviving family members. For Central New Yorkers, these “assets” are often a small business or family farm – and a death tax bill only makes a family’s loss even more devastating.

February 17, 2015 Press Release
Sets Aggressive, but Necessary Agenda Focused on Serving Central New York
February 17, 2015 Press Release
Katko invites public to open meetings on topics of local interest.