14th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner

Lydia Biskup – Chairperson John Weisman– Vice Chairperson Lee Davison – Secretary Richard Davison – Treasurer   Dear Friend: 2013 saw another successful election for Republicans in the Town of Poughkeepsie. Thanks to your financial support, The Town of Poughkeepsie Republican Committee was able to run an aggressive campaign on behalf of our candidates. Your…

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Rolison plans Senate bid for Gipson’s seat

In the News: Rolison plans Senate bid for Gipson’s seat Dutchess County Legislature Chairman Robert Rolison will throw his hat in the ring for the state’s 41st Senate District seat next year, though an official announcement has yet to be made. Sen. Terry Gipson, D-Rhinebeck, holds the seat. Republican Steve Saland of the Town of…

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Poughkeepsie Heritage Lecture Series

Heritage Lecture Series Continues this Friday Summer of 1788 put Poughkeepsie on world stage as New York debated ratification of the US Constitution Poughkeepsie, NY… The second presentation of the Dutchess Heritage Speaker Series will focus on the critical role Poughkeepsie played in the ratification of the U.S. Constitution. Professor Andrew Shankman of Rutgers University-Camden…

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Guide to the Town of Poughkeepsie

Town of Poughkeepsie residents enjoy a wide variety of services and opportunities, as new businesses and repurposed facilities continue to revitalize the Town. Read what’s new in some of the following areas: Summer Fun –  Neighborhood and community parks provide baseball fields, basketball courts, playgrounds, tennis courts,  walking paths, and more.  Swim at the Spratt…

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Message From Congressman Gibson

As we go into the Memorial Day Weekend, I wanted to share with you an update about my work in Washington as well as my upcoming schedule in the district. First, for action in Congress, last week the House Agriculture Committee considered H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013. Commonly…

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Message From Congressman Chris Gibson

This week, the House considered legislation that would give employees who work for private companies the same flexibility that public sector employees have already.  H.R. 1406, the Working Families Flexibility Act, allows private sector employees to choose “comp time” instead of overtime pay, if they would prefer to have the extra time off.  Just like…

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New Website

Contact Us Our website is currently undergoing maintenance, but will be up and running soon. For all Republican Party matters, please use the following to contact Lydia Biskup, Chair of the Town of Poughkeepsie Republican Party: Lydia Biskup, Chair 97 Round Hill Road Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (845) 462-8925 Email: lydiab5@verizon.net

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