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NYS Assemblyman Kearns and Senator Jacobs Join to Celebrate ‘Donate Life Month’ and Announce Legislation to Help Increase Organ, Eye & Tissue Donations

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Buffalo, NY – Assemblyman Mickey Kearns (D- West Seneca) and Senator Chris Jacobs (R- Buffalo) joined by Unyts President and CEO Mark Simon celebrated the end of Donate Life Month by encouraging Western New Yorkers to sign up in the NYS donor...

April 28, 2017
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Kearns Requests Opinion from Committee on Open Government Regarding Whether Price of Privately Arranged Property Purchase Between Business Entities Should be Made Public

Buffalo, NY – On Thursday, March 30th, 2017 The Buffalo News reported on a property transaction between two business entities in downtown Buffalo. The question was whether the sale price of that property should be made available to the public. At...

March 30, 2017
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Assemblyman Michael P. Kearns Meets with NFTA Representatives, Self-Advocates and Members of the Disabled Community to Discuss Issues with Paratransit Service

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West Seneca, NY – On Friday, March 24, 2017, Assemblyman Michael Kearns hosted a meeting with Tom George, NFTA Director of Public Transit, C. Douglas Hartmayer, NFTA Director of Public Affairs, self-advocates and members of the disabled community to...

March 29, 2017
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Assemblyman Michael P. Kearns Secures Meeting with N.F.T.A Representatives After Wheelchair Bound Man Left Stranded for More Than an Hour

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West Seneca, NY – On March 16th, self-advocate B.J Stasio, who relies on a motorized wheelchair for mobility, waited more than an hour at the Southgate Plaza for a Paratransit bus to take him home from work. A staff member at Assemblyman Kearns’...

March 22, 2017
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Assemblyman Kearns Inserts Language in Assembly One-House Budget Resolution to Keep WNY Children’s Psychiatric Center Open in West Seneca

The NYS Assembly has approved language, drafted and proposed by Assemblyman Michael P. Kearns, in the one-house budget bill that will prevent the merging of the WNY Children’s Psychiatric Center with the Buffalo Psychiatric Center. This measure...

March 16, 2017
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