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June 10, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – During a markup before the House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure yesterday, U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) slammed House Democrats for advancing a partisan messaging bill instead of working to pass comprehensive, bipartisan legislation to reauthorize federal surface transportation programs.

June 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, joined CNBC’s Squawk Box to preview today’s full committee hearing on the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack. Katko reiterated that cybersecurity is a pre-eminent national security issue and government and industry must work together to prevent future attacks. 

June 9, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) recently spoke on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives to honor John McAuliffe, project manager of Honeywell’s Onondaga Lake Cleanup Effort, following his recent retirement announcement.

June 8, 2021 Press Release

SYRACUSE, NY— U.S. Rep. John Katko (R, NY-24) today reintroduced the Preliminary Damage Assessment Improvement Act, legislation that would strengthen the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) ability to provide federal relief to disaster-impacted communities, including Lake Ontario’s shoreline communities. Rep.

June 7, 2021 Press Release

SYRACUSE, NY— U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24), Ranking Member on the House Committee on Homeland Security, penned the following op-ed published on Syracuse.com outlining the need for stronger border security policies to curb the worsening opioid and heroin epidemic in Central New York.

June 3, 2021 Press Release

SYRACUSE, NY— U.S. Rep. John Katko (R, NY-24) today, alongside Members of Congress representing Central and Western New York, led a bipartisan effort in support of the designation of New York’s Finger Lakes region as a National Heritage Area (NHA).

June 1, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON— U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, issued the following statement on President Biden’s FY2022 budget proposal for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS):

May 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Ahead of Memorial Day, U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) today reintroduced the Lawrence J. Hackett Jr.

May 27, 2021 Press Release

SYRACUSE, NY— U.S. Rep. John Katko (R, NY-24) today reintroduced the Preventing Lead Poisoning Act, bipartisan legislation that would expand testing for lead exposure among children enrolled in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), helping to combat the severe and life-long effects of  lead poisoning. Rep.

May 25, 2021 Press Release

SYRACUSE, NY— U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) today announced Angelia Scholz, a junior at Union Springs High School, has been named the winner of the Congressional Art Competition for New York’s 24th Congressional District. Angelia’s piece, a charcoal portrait of her sister titled ‘Turning over a new leaf’ will hang in the U.S. Capitol for one full year.

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