Vote Explanations

  • Why I voted Yes on H.R. 1615

    I voted “YES” on H.R. 1615, the DHS FOIA Efficiency Act. H.R. 1615 requires the Department of Homeland Security to update its Freedom of Information Act regulations and to identify the costs of complying with them. The legislation also requires that ...

  • Why I voted Yes on H.R. 2200

    I voted “Yes” on H.R. 2200, the CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act. This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to collect intelligence on terrorist threats involving chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) m...

  • Why I voted Yes on H.R. 1295

    I voted “Yes” on H.R. 1295, the Trade Preferences Extension Act. This bill would reauthorize trade adjustment assistance (TAA), which provides assistance to individuals, farmers and firms in the event that they are adversely affected by foreign trade...

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Recent News

  • Hanna Expresses Concern to DoD Over Closure of Successful Program

    Hanna asks Secretary Carter to ensure no reduction in service as Vets4Warriors program ends WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Richard Hanna today called on the Department of Defense to ensure that the needs of American veterans will continue to be met...

  • NDAA Bill Passes, No BRAC in 2016

    Hanna includes 4 amendments, provides stability for DFAS & Rome Lab WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2016, which determined there will be no military base realignmen...

  • 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...

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