Vote Explanations

  • Why I voted Yes on CR to S.Con. Res 11

    I voted “Yes” on the Conference Report to S.Con.Res. 11, which establishes the budget for the U.S. Government for fiscal year 2016. Budget resolutions set blueprints for federal spending levels and policies for future fiscal years. Passage of a budge...

  • Why I voted Yes on H.R. 2029

    I voted “Yes” on H.R. 2029, the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2016. H.R. 2029 provides funding for military construction projects as well as the Veterans Administration and its associated programs and i...

  • Why I voted No on H.J. Res. 43

    I voted “No” on H.J. Res. 43, disapproving of the D.C. Council’s Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act. If approved by Congress and signed by the President, this resolution would block a local District of Columbia law called the Reprod...

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Recent News

  • Hanna Calls for New Federal Aviation Bill, Outlines Priorities

    Long-term bill could upgrade Griffiss, boost NUAIR ROME, N.Y. – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna, R-Barneveld, today spoke at Griffiss International Airport about the need for Congress to pass a new, long-term federal aviation bill that would aid up...

  • Hanna, N.Y. Mills Fourth Graders Celebrate ‘Read Across America Day’

    National Education Association marks Dr. Seuss’ birthday, encourages the joy of reading NEW YORK MILLS, N.Y. – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna and fourth grade students at New York Mills Elementary School joined millions of their peers today to cel...

  • Hanna, Kind Introduce ‘Start Saving Sooner Act’

    Launched during ‘America Saves Week,’ bill encourages people to start saving from birth WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna (R-NY) and U.S. Representative Ron Kind (D-WI) today introduced a bill that makes it easier for young Americans to ...

  • Hanna Reminds People to Beware of Tax Scams

    Taxpayers should be on high alert for phone scams, criminals pretending to be the IRS WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna is reminding people to beware of beware of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Se...

  • Hanna to Host Purple Heart Veteran at State of the Union

    New Hartford resident Ernest W. Weeks IV to join Hanna at the Capitol WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna tonight will host a retired U.S. Army sergeant in Washington to hear President Barack Obama deliver his sixth State of the Union Addr...

  • Hanna, Hahn Introduce Bill to Finance Local Infrastructure Projects

    Bill will establish state infrastructure banks, maximize effectiveness of federal dollars WASHINGTON– U.S. Representatives Richard Hanna (R-NY) and Janice Hahn (D-CA) introduced a bill that would re-establish state infrastructure banks to help fund l...

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