22nd District Congressman Anthony Brindisi partnered with State Assemblyman Clifford Crouch to announce the Veterans Administration is now required to perform market research on the area before making any decisions on closing the clinic in Bainbridge and moving it to Oneonta. Brindisi says the VA has to report the findings of their study back to the House Veterans Affairs committee. The VA research requirement was added to the congressional spending bill. which President Trump into law last Friday.