- DISTRICT: 22
- REGION: New York City
- GOVERNMENT BODY: New York State Senate
- YEAR: 2020
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Senator Andrew Gounardes is running for reelection to Senate District 22. He’s held the seat since first being elected in 2018. On the 2019 State Environmental Scorecard, Gounardes received a perfect 100%. Gounardes was a prime sponsor of a bill that incorporates the teaching of climate change into every subject of the K-12 curriculum. He is also an advocate for strong drinking and surface water quality standards and a supporter of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act.