- DISTRICT: 56
- REGION: C&WNY
- GOVERNMENT BODY: State Senate
- YEAR: 2022
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Jeremy Cooney is running for State Senate in the 56th District, and has been the incumbent since his election in 2020. He co-sponsored the New York State constitutional amendment that makes clean air, water, and a healthful environment for New Yorkers to have the right to access a healthy and sustainable environment, and advocated for a budget that included more funding for environmental infrastructure, zero emissions public transportation, and protect our water supply. Senator Cooney supports renewable and sustainable energy, and is a co-sponsor of certain bills to establish the Clean fuel standards and to increase rebates to municipalities for the cost of any eligible infrastructure projects which support the development of clean vehicles.