U.S. Representative Maurice Hinchey
16 James St.
Middletown, NY 10940
Best of Hudson Valley Winners:
Pick: Readers' Picks
About: This progressive Democrat, now serving his eighth term in Congress, remains a reader favorite year after year. An outspoken opponent of the Iraq war, a proponent of legalizing medical marijuana, and the author of the bill that established the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area in 1996, Hinchey has recently been serving his constituents by trying to tackle high oil prices and securing more than $500,000 in federal funds for the expansion of the Sullivan County Airport.
Best of Hudson Valley History:
2012 Readers' Pick — Best Politician
2011 Readers' Pick — Best Politician
2010 Readers' Pick — Best Politician
2009 Readers' Pick — Best Politician
2008 Readers' Pick — Best Politician