IN HONOR OF TRANSGENDER AWARENESS WEEK; GOVERNOR HOCHUL SIGNS LGBTQ+ PROTECTION BILLS

S.674/A.459 Relates to Vacating Convictions for Offenses Committed Due to Being a Victim of Sex Trafficking, Labor Trafficking and Compelling Prostitution S.5325/A.6193 Requires Utility Companies to Allow Customers to Use Their Preferred Name and Pronouns Governor Kathy Hochul today signed...

STATE SEN. JEREMY COONEY HOSTS UTICA ROUNDTABLE AS PART OF “REGENER8 CITIES” TOUR

(UTICA, NY) - Senator Jeremy Cooney (D-Rochester) continued his Regener8 Cities tour with roundtable discussion with local stakeholders in Utica. The panel included Senator Joseph Griffo - Ranking Member of the Cities II Committee,...

Assemblywoman Buttenschon recognizes July as Ice Cream Month, commends dairy farmers

  July 1, 2021 - Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D-Utica/Rome) held a press conference to celebrate this July as Ice Cream Month in New York State. Earlier this year, she authored and helped pass a resolution in the...

Assemblywoman Buttenschon partners with local schools to deliver student ‘Thank You’ cards to veterans...

Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D,I-Utica/Rome) coordinated a student ‘Thank You’ card collection for retired service men and women for this Veterans Day. The cards were made by elementary, middle and high school students from schools...

Union Carpenters Endorse Buttenschon

September 30, 2020--The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners endorses Marianne Buttenschon (D, I-Rome/Utica) for re-election to the New York State Assembly. “Protecting union workers and their families is a most urgent priority,” Buttenschon said....

Assemblywoman Buttenschon secures violence prevention funding to keep Oneida County safe

 July 15, 2021 - Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D-Utica/Rome) held a press conference on Thursday, July 15, to announce that she helped secure $50,000 for violence prevention and interruption initiatives in Oneida County.               “We must ensure Oneida...
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Buttenschon: Grant for counseling program coming to CNY Veteran’s Outreach Center

                Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D, I-Utica/Rome) announced the CNY Veteran’s Outreach Center has been was approved for a $105,000 state grant to implement the Dwyer Veteran Peer to Peer Program. Buttenschon was joined by...

 Buttenschon Helps Pass Legislation in Honor of Earth Day

April 21, 2021 – Assemblywoman Buttenschon (D-Utica/Rome) helped pass a package of legislation that promotes the use of renewable energy and reduces harmful pollutants, contaminants, and emissions in honor of Earth Day. The package builds...

Assemblywoman Buttenschon partners with local organizations for her Summer Reading Collaboration

           July 13, 2021 - Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D-Utica/Rome) hosted a press conference to announce the local groups she will be partnering with as part of her 2021 Summer Reading...

Assemblywoman Buttenschon: If you see a first responder today, say thank you

               Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D, I-Utica/Rome) hosted a first responder appreciation event celebrating First Responders Day on Friday, Oct. 8, at the Utica State Office Building.                 “Whether they’re...