Press Releases

Miller Fighting For You

“This past year has been difficult, to say the least. As we struggled to navigate COVID-19, vaccinations and reopening our state, I’ve successfully fought for full funding for our veteran’s programs, ensured our small businesses who...

Miller: Stop With the Games, Unmask Our Kids

Assemblywoman Missy Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) and members of the Assembly Minority Conference introduced a bill that would prohibit a mask mandate by state agencies for children under 18 years who are healthy and non-symptomatic.“After the confusion...

Miller: It’s Time to Remove State of Emergency

“As our state continues to see record low infection and hospitalization rates, it’s time to remove the declared state of emergency. The governor’s expanded powers over our state are no longer necessary as more individuals receive the...

Miller: Stop with Pro-Crime Bills, We Need to Protect Our Kids

Today, Assemblywoman Missy Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) joined members of the Assembly Minority Conference in unveiling their “Restore Order” anti-crime agenda to tackle the dramatic uptick in violence we’ve seen across the state. A...

Miller Criticizes New Mask Mandate on Our Children

“Gov. Cuomo has now authorized that kids over 2-years-old must wear face masks at daycare and day camps this summer. Just after lifting restrictions for adults, he implements yet another mandate – this time on our children.“Parents and...

Miller: Thrilled Over Grand Opening of New Chesed Center

Today, Assemblywoman Missy Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) attended the grand opening of the new Mark Ramer Chesed Center in Hewlett, NY. The center is a new, unique community resource. It will be stocked with brand new items to help qualified individuals...

Miller Hosts Press Conference to Urge NYS Department of Health to Update Guidance on Covid-19 Protocols for Group Homes and Day HAB Programs

Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) held a press conference to urge the New York state Department of Health (DOH) to update its COVID-19 quarantine protocols for group homes to reflect updated guidance from the CDC.Recently,...

Miller Applauds Safe Staffing Bill

Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) joins calls on both sides of the aisle in support of a safe staffing bill which would require minimum safe staffing protocols for nurses in hospitals (A.108) and nursing homes (A.7119)....

Miller Objects To Eviction Moratorium Extension

Today, Assemblywoman Missy Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) echoed calls on a virtual press conference with the Assembly Minority Conference to reject an extension of the eviction moratorium. The eviction moratorium was set to expire on May 1. However, the...

Miller Hosts Press Conference on Group Home Covid-19 Quarantine Protocols

Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) held a press conference to discuss revising the current COVID-19 quarantine protocols for group homes. She was joined by New York Alliance for Developmental Disabilities (NYADD) and...

Miller: Disappointed to See Veterans Tax Cut Rejected

“The Assembly Ways and Means Committee blocked a proposal to provide tax relief to our veterans today. Our heroic veterans could’ve received a $71 per-veteran tax cut, but it was rejected by Assembly Majority.“Our veterans have put their...

Miller Joins Call to Request Explanation for Restaurant and Bar Curfew Extension

“Gov. Cuomo recently extended his Executive Order requiring bars and restaurants to close by 11 p.m. to May 6. While pool halls, casinos, gyms and other venues are allowed to remain open, why are restaurants and bars subject to this arbitrary mandate?“I’m...

Miller: Our Children Deserve Better from State Majority

“Apparently, the Majority plans to tie school aid with a proposal known as the Excluded Workers Fund, which gives checks to undocumented immigrants and former inmates who were unable to work and qualify for unemployment. In a proposal by some Majority...

Miller: It’s Time to Act, Distribute Relief Today

Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) echoed calls by her colleagues in the Senate and Assembly Minority Conferences in urging for $1.3 billion in federal funding to be allocated to renters and landlords in need of assistance.This...

Miller: We Need Answers on Covid-19 Impact on Group Homes

Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller (R,C,I-Atlantic Beach) sent a letter to Dr. Theodore Kastner, the Commissioner of the NYS Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD), earlier this week regarding group homes for individuals...

Miller: No More Taxes

“While the Majority’s one-house budget contained some good proposals, it was very disappointing to see the inclusion of tax increases. Majority lawmakers have spun this proposal as the ultra-rich paying their ‘fair share’ of taxes,...

Miller: If Gov. Cuomo Refuses to Resign, We Need to Impeach

Assemblywoman Melissa “Missy” Miller joins the Assembly Minority Conference in introducing an impeachment resolution. The resolution calls for a simple vote in the Assembly, and if passed, the process would move to the Senate for an impeachment...

Miller: We Need to Hold Gov. Cuomo Accountable

“Majority lawmakers told the public their bill would remove the governor’s emergency powers. But the truth is, it doesn’t. It’s a half-measure bill that’s signed with the governor’s stamp of approval.“Although...

Miller: It’s Time to Act, We Need an Independent Investigation

“The Assembly Minority Conference attached an amendment to every bill we planned to vote on today that would remove the governor’s emergency powers. Instead of doing the work they were elected to do, the Assembly Majority leaders decided to...

Time to Act Is Now, Remove Governor’s Emergency Powers

“Today, I was proud to join my colleagues in the Senate and Assembly Minority Conferences in advocating for the removal of Gov. Cuomo’s emergency powers. We’ve seen firsthand the damage he’s done to residents across our state....