Former Assemblyman and City of Buffalo Comptroller Mark Schroeder endorses Patrick Burke for State Assembly

Buffalo, NY- City of Buffalo Comptroller and South Buffalo native Mark Schroeder (D-Buffalo) has endorsed Democratic candidate Patrick Burke to represent the 142nd District of the New York State Assembly. Schroeder noted Burke’s many victories on behalf of Western New York families, working across party lines as an independent voice in the Erie County legislature to grow the local economy and create safer communities. 

Governor Cuomo Heeds Legislator Burke’s Call to Veto S. 6750/ A. 387B- Holding Big Pharma Accountable

Governor Cuomo Heeds Legislator Burke’s Call to Veto S. 6750/ A. 387B- Holding Big Pharma Accountable

Buffalo, NY- Last week Legislator Burke held a press conference calling on Governor Cuomo to veto S. 6750/A. 387B- a bill that if it had been signed would’ve let the pharmaceutical industry off the hook and put the burden of cleaning up pharmaceutical pollution onto taxpayers. Yesterday, he vetoed the bill.

Legislator Burke Calls for the Establishment of the Erie County Broadband Network to Combat the FCC's Vote to Repeal Net Neutrality

Legislator Burke Calls for the Establishment of the Erie County Broadband Network to Combat the FCC's Repeal of Net Neutrality

“State and local government needs to protect consumers from this disastrous net neutrality decision" says Legislator Pat Burke. Burke founded the Erie County Broadband Committee which has been exploring the feasibility of a public/private high speed internet service in Erie County.