On Thursday, July 9, 2022. Assemblymember Anna Kelles joins the community at McDonald’s to celebrate crewmember and Newfield Senior High School basketball star, Jalen Hardison. Hardison, a high school junior, has started since his 8th grade season and has already achieved the milestone of 1,000 points in his high school career.
On Monday, May 9, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles meets with members of the 1199 SEIU Workers Union.
On Monday, May 9, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins colleagues and advocates in urging Governor Hochul to deny the Greenidge Power Plant’s air permit and place a moratorium on proof-of-work cryptocurrency mining.
On Friday, May 6, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and members of the Dryden, NY community in thanking Senator Gillibrand for providing $700,000 in federal funds to finish the Town of Dryden Rail Trail. This project will create many miles of trail and provide sustainable transportation and connectivity in the region.
On Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins her colleagues in Albany to make it clear that they will continue to fight for reproductive justice and ensure that New York is a sanctuary state for abortion rights.
On Sunday, May 1, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins the community at Streets Alive to pass out COVID tests and masks, and to meet and talk with her constituents.
On Thursday, April 28. 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins her colleagues in the Action Fashion Coalition in Albany to rally in support of the Fashion Act (A08352
On Tuesday, April 26, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins her colleagues in voicing their support for the New York Health Act.
On Tuesday, April 26, 2022. Assemblymember Anna Kelles speaks at a press conference hosted by Communities Not Cages in support of the Earned Time Act (A8462B
), the Second Look Act (A8894
), and the Eliminate Mandatory Minimums Act (A9166
), a package of legislation that empowers judges and parole boards to way the individual merits of each case. These bills will help reform our carceral system to focus on healing, accountability, and rehabilitation.
On Tuesday, April 12, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins the City of Cortland Fire Department to hand out free-rapid COVID-19 tests.
On Monday, March 28, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles joins her colleagues to voice their collective rejection of Governor Kathy Hochul’s plan to unwind hard-won progress on bail reform.
On Wednesday, March 23, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles, joins her colleagues and advocates from Seneca Lake Guardian, Earthjustice, NYPIRG, and the Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter (NY) in speaking out to urge Governor Hochul to reject Greenidge’s air permit renewal and place a moratorium on proof-of-work cryptomining across NYS.
On Tuesday, March 22, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles welcomes TST BOCES students to the NYS Capitol.
On Friday, March 4, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles thanks her intern Melanie who joined the Assemblymember’s team for the 2022 legislative session.
On Tuesday, March 2, 2022. Assemblymember Kelles meets with the Library Advocates from the Finger Lakes Library system.
Assemblymember Kelles visits the Ithaca Starbucks Workers United organizing committee.
Assemblymember Kelles joins her colleague Senator Biaggi to rally for the passage of the Fashion Act (A8352
/S7428) in New York City.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team distribute over 1,000 rapid Covid-19 home tests at the Cortland district office.
Assemblymember Kelles attends the New York State Assembly Majority’s public hearing on cryptocurrency mining.
Assemblymember Kelles joins her legislative colleagues on a tour of Anderson’s Farm Market in Cortland.
Assemblymember Kelles joins New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli and Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick at a roundtable discussion on dealing with Covid-19.
Assemblymember Kelles tours Four Fouts Farm in Groton, a local dairy farmed owned and operated by Paul Fouts
Assemblymember Kelles attends the AFSP’s “Out of the Darkness” Suicide Prevention walk at Myers Park.
Assemblymember Kelles takes part in the opening event marking the excavation of St. James A.M.E. Zion Church.
Assemblymember Kelles joins her colleague Assemblymember González-Rojas at the New York State Fair in Syracuse.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team welcome Speaker Heastie and his team to a tour of the Learning Farm.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team learn about natural carbon sequestration strategies with the scientists from the Soil Health Program at Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Assemblymember Kelles celebrates the anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 with Access to Independence of Cortland County.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team tour JM Murray in Cortland exploring employment opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team speak with Bob Haight, President & CEO of the Cortland County Chamber of Commerce, during constituent office hours outside the Cortland District Office.
Assemblymember Kelles tours the Learning Farm in Tompkins County with Christa Núñez, the farm’s director. The BIPOC-owned farm provides anti-racist education on food systems and its intersection with regenerative and cooperative agriculture.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team tours Finger Lakes ReUse with its executive director Diane Cohen. The Ithaca-based organization helps protect the environment by redirecting materials from the waste stream into productive new uses.
Assemblymember Kelles spends time with local veterans in Cortland’s Courthouse Park to learn about their efforts to repair and restore the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial.
Assemblymember Kelles and her team participate in a ribbon cutting ceremony to launch the Cayuga Lake Blueway Trail with Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul and the Tompkins County Department of Planning and Sustainability at Taughannock Falls State.
Assemblymember Kelles welcomes U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to Ithaca City School District’s Fall Creek Elementary School as the Senator promotes her Universal School Meals Program.