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News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-19T15:21:23+0000

🚨🚨Early voting starts this Saturday, October 24th🚨🚨

Orange County voters have 7 locations to vote early.

Rockland County voters have 4 locations to vote early.

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🚨🚨In person early voting starts this Saturday, October 24th🚨🚨Orange County voters have 7 locations to vote early. Rockland County voters have 4 locations to vote early. Full details by county ——>

Posted by Colin Schmitt on Monday, October 19, 2020

October 19th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-19T11:30:30+0000

ASSEMBLYMAN COLIN SCHMITT ENDORSED BY NYC PBA

Assemblyman Colin J. Schmitt (R,C,I,LBT,SAM- New Windsor) has been endorsed for reelection by the Police Benevolent Association of the City of New York.

The NYC PBA is the largest municipal police union in the world.

PBA President Pat Lynch stated in the formal endorsement letter, “On behalf of the Police Benevolent Association of the City of New York, it is my pleasure to announce our endorsement of your candidacy for re-election to the New York State Assembly in the 99th District.”

“Your commitment to addressing the issues affecting New York City police officers is well recognized, and it is an honor to have you representing our members in the Assembly. We look forward to working with you towards our shared goal of a stronger, safer New York.”

Assemblyman Colin J. Schmitt stated, “My district is home to many active and retired NYPD officers, their families and community members who support them. I will always have the back of our NYPD heroes, all law enforcement and first responders. It is an honor to have the NYC PBA’s endorsement for my re-election. I will continue to stand up for the safe and secure communities we deserve and oppose any and all attempts to defund our police departments.”

Colin Schmitt is committed to public service. Colin is a member of the U.S. Army National Guard and Assemblyman for the 99th NYS Assembly District which includes the Town of Stony Point in Rockland County and The Towns of Wawayanda, Goshen, Hamptonburgh, Chester, Blooming Grove, New Windsor, Cornwall, Highlands and Woodbury in Orange County. Colin lives in the Town of New Windsor with his wife Nikki and their beloved adopted Catahoula Quincy!

ASSEMBLYMAN COLIN SCHMITT ENDORSED BY NYC PBAAssemblyman Colin J. Schmitt (R,C,I,LBT,SAM- New Windsor) has been…

Posted by Colin Schmitt on Monday, October 19, 2020

October 19th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-18T20:06:16+0000

DEMOCRATS FOR SCHMITT COALITION LAUNCHES

Lifelong Democrats and officials Joan Skinner and Vincent C. Finiza to serve as Co-Chairs

The Democrats for Schmitt coalition has launched to support the re-election of Assemblyman Colin J. Schmitt (R,C,I,LBT,SAM- New Windsor). Lifelong registered Democrats and past Democrat officials Town Clerk Joan Skinner of Stony Point and Chester Town Councilman Vincent C. Finiza will serve as Co-Chairs of the coalition.

Assemblyman Colin Schmitt who is serving his first term in the State Legislature has worked across the aisle in bipartisan fashion since his first day of taking office. Schmitt has consistently worked with members of both parties, especially local leaders in communities across his district.

Joan Skinner stated, “I am proud to fully support and endorse Assemblyman Colin Schmitt for re-election. I am a lifelong registered Democrat who served for many years as the elected Town Clerk of Stony Point. I have had the privilege to work closely with Assemblyman Schmitt to assist the residents of our district. Colin is always just a phone call away, ready to assist in any matter. Party doesn’t matter to him. He puts the work in for each and every resident of our district. Today it can seem that we are more divided than ever, but we have a bipartisan Assemblyman who is bringing people together and successfully serving all of us. Colin is an example for others to follow and with his strong record of bipartisan success we need him to keep serving us.”

Vincent C. Finiza stated, “Assemblyman Colin Schmitt has my full support. He has worked with me, a lifelong Democrat, with no concern for party affiliation. Colin is just focused on helping his constituents. Whether it is preserving our communities against over development, protecting our water, supporting small businesses, or assisting and supporting our first responders especially during the COVID-19 crisis Colin has been there. Colin is always available to help when called upon, he doesn’t stop until there is a solution. In a time when there is so much uncertainty and division in our nation Colin Schmitt is a leader who brings people together, regardless of party, to get the job done. Please join me in re-electing our Assemblyman Colin Schmitt so he can keep working for us in bipartisan fashion.”

Assemblyman Colin J. Schmitt stated, “I want to thank Joan and Vin for their support and kind words. When it comes to helping our district I put party aside and work to get the job done. I am proud of my bipartisan track record of real results for our district and I plan to continue to deliver for our Hudson Valley values when re-elected. I welcome support from all parties and encourage all residents to reach out at any time if I can help them.”

Colin Schmitt is committed to public service. Colin is a member of the U.S. Army National Guard and Assemblyman for the 99th NYS Assembly District which includes the Town of Stony Point in Rockland County and The Towns of Wawayanda, Goshen, Hamptonburgh, Chester, Blooming Grove, New Windsor, Cornwall, Highlands and Woodbury in Orange County. Colin lives in the Town of New Windsor with his wife Nikki and their beloved adopted Catahoula Quincy!

https://www.facebook.com/NYforSchmitt/photos/a.1051812368182649/3733122513384941/?type=3

October 18th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-18T12:13:06+0000

MidHudsonTimes: Schmitt celebrates designation of Juneteenth Holiday in New York State http://timeshudsonvalley.com/stories/schmitt-celebrates-designation-of-juneteenth-holiday-in-new-york-state,21124

http://timeshudsonvalley.com/stories/schmitt-celebrates-designation-of-juneteenth-holiday-in-new-york-state,21124

October 18th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-17T17:24:37+0000

Our wonderful First Lady Nikki Schmitt represented the Assemblyman today while he is on military duty in Cornwall at the Grand Reopening – Butterhill Day School Ribbon Cutting. She presented Helen with an official certificate of merit.

Our wonderful First Lady Nikki Schmitt represented the Assemblyman today while he is on military duty in Cornwall at the…

Posted by Colin Schmitt on Saturday, October 17, 2020

October 17th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-17T14:28:55+0000

ASSEMBLYMAN COLIN SCHMITT EARNS 100% ENVIRONMENTAL SCORECARD RATING

Assemblyman Colin J. Schmitt (R,C,I,LBT,SAM- New Windsor) has earned a perfect 100% rating on the 2020 New York State Environmental Scorecard.

Schmitt, who serves as Co-Chair of the bipartisan Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus and Member of the Assembly Minority Task Force on Water Quality, has made protecting our water, land, natural resources and environment priorities during his first term.

Among the bills considered in the rating process is legislation co-sponsored by Assemblyman Schmitt including the Orange County Community Preservation Act, PFAS-Free firefghting foam, and stream protection.

Assemblyman Colin J. Schmitt stated, “During my first term I have made a commitment to protecting our water, land, natural resources and environment. Especially as our region has faced water quality, contamination and crisis issues and pressures from unchecked high-density development it has been critically important to be a dedicated voice in the Assembly for these issues that impact our Hudson Valley families. It is an honor to earn a perfect 100% rating on this year’s environmental scorecard and I pledge to continue to lead efforts to protect our precious resources for generations to come.”

Colin Schmitt is committed to public service. Colin is a member of the U.S. Army National Guard and Assemblyman for the 99th NYS Assembly District which includes the Town of Stony Point in Rockland County and The Towns of Wawayanda, Goshen, Hamptonburgh, Chester, Blooming Grove, New Windsor, Cornwall, Highlands and Woodbury in Orange County. Colin lives in the Town of New Windsor with his wife Nikki and their beloved adopted Catahoula Quincy!

ASSEMBLYMAN COLIN SCHMITT EARNS 100% ENVIRONMENTAL SCORECARD RATINGAssemblyman Colin J. Schmitt (R,C,I,LBT,SAM- New…

Posted by Colin Schmitt on Saturday, October 17, 2020

October 17th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-15T22:55:13+0000

‘Let’s send Colin Schmitt back for two more years of success for our district’ http://www.chroniclenewspaper.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/let-s-send-colin-schmitt-back-for-two-more-years-of-success-for-our-district-YG1338504

http://www.chroniclenewspaper.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/let-s-send-colin-schmitt-back-for-two-more-years-of-success-for-our-district-YG1338504

October 15th, 2020|

News from Assemblyman Colin Schmitt: 2020-10-15T12:01:25+0000

“I first commemorated Juneteenth in the Village of Highland Falls and have been honored to participate in the local annual Juneteenth celebration for the last several years,” said Schmitt. “Juneteenth commemorates the emancipation of slaves in the United States and celebrates the achievements of Black Americans. This is a truly historic moment in New York, and I am honored to be part of the passage of this legislation.”

October 15th, 2020|

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