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Antoine M Thompson

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Majority Boosts Minority and Women-Owned Businesses. "Fair Access To Capitol."

Immediate Release:July 2, 2010Contact Ken Houston 716.854.8705 houston@senate.state.ny.us

Buffalo, NY – New York State Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), along with the Senate Democratic Majority, promoting new opportunities for the business growth and expansion of minority and women-owned business enterprises (MWBE), has passed a legislative package (S8314, S8313, S8312) which will:

July 6, 2010
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Thompson Pushing For State Wide Solar Compliance "Switch No Longer Needed."

For Immediate ReleaseJune 24, 2010Contact: Ken Houston 716.854.8705 houston@senate.ny.us

Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) passes legislation that changes the rules when it comes to residential   solar electric generating equipment.

June 28, 2010
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Senator Thompson Leading The Way In Child Advocacy. "Preserving the Future."

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) comes to the rescue of children in Western New York by sponsoring a bill that would ban the use of Bishpenol-A in products for children age three and under.

The bill (#S3296) includes childcare products such as pacifiers, baby bottles, baby bottle liners, cups, cup lids, straws and sippy cups.  These are products parents innocently expose their child to on a daily basis without knowing their possible risk.

June 23, 2010
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Thompson To Hosts Senior Cookout. "10 Years and Counting."

For Immediate Release June 22, 2010Contact: Ken Houston 716.854.8705 houston@senate.state.ny.us

Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) rolls up his sleeves to serve up a great time during his annual Senior Cookout.   The event will be held Sunday, June 27 at Riverside Park, located at 2607 Niagara in Buffalo, NY.

June 23, 2010
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Public Protection Budget Ensures Equal Justice For All New Yorkers. "Majority adopts Interest On Lawyer Account Funding in Legislation."

For Immediate Release: June 21, 2010Majority Press (518) 455-2415

(Albany, NY) Recognizing the need to give all New Yorkers equal access to our justice system, the Senate Democratic Majority passed budget legislation today that fully funds the $15 million Judiciary appropriation for civil legal service for poor New Yorkers.

June 22, 2010
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Thompson Pushes For Environmental Upgrades. "Calculating Emissions."

For Immediate Release June 21, 2010Contact: Ken Houston 716.854.8705 houston@senate.state.ny.us

          BUFFALO, NY – New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) is working to make changes to the Environmental Conservation Law. The bill (#S5689) sponsored by Thompson would require every State agency to conduct  an annual environmental audit, which consist of calculating the amount of greenhouse gas emissions it generates.

June 21, 2010
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Thompson Targets Greenhouse Gas Emissions. "Reducing Numbers Is Crucial."

For Immediate Release  June 21, 2010  Contact: Ken Houston 716.854.8705 houston@senate.state.ny.us                                                                       &

June 21, 2010
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Senator Thompson Helps Students Reach Their Potential

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Ken Houston sk2houston@hotmail.com 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) salutes the participants of his annual Western New York Spelling Bee.   This was the ninth year for the spelling bee, which registered more than one hundred students, grades five through eight from Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Lockport and Amherst.

May 26, 2010
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Senator Thompson Dawns Cap & Gown For Top Honors

For Immediate Release Contact: Ken Houston sk2houston@hotmail.com 716.854.8705

May 24, 2010
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May 24, 2010
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Senator Thompson Receives Solar Energy Champion Award

For immediate releaseContact: Ken Houston sk2houston@hotmail.com 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) is being honored for his efforts to promote legislation aimed at cleaning up the environment and making it more energy efficient.

May 11, 2010
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Senator Thompson Receives Afro-American Heritage Award

For immediate releaseContact: Ken Houston sk2houston@hotmail.com 716.854.8705

May 6, 2010
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May 6, 2010
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Senator Thompson Lights Pathway To Energy

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Ken Houston sk2houston@hotmail.com 716.854.8705

May 6, 2010
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Senator Thompson Holds 3rd Annual Senior Breakfast

For Immediate ReleaseContact:  Heather Zeisz | Zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), will hold his 9th Annual Spring Fling Senior Breakfast on Saturday, May 1st from 9:00 to 11:00 am at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. 

April 19, 2010
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Senator Thompson To Speak At “Clean Diesel – Clean Air: New York State Retrofit Day”

For Immediate Release: March 22, 2010Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Albany, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), will be the featured speaker at the “Clean Diesel – Clean Air: New York State Retrofit Day” on the “mosaic” outside of the Legislative Office Building in Albany on March 23rd at 11:00AM.

March 23, 2010
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Senator Thompson presents his 2010 Calendar of Events.

Senator Antoine Thompson presents his 2010 Calendar of Events.  Please click on the file entitled "Calendar 2010.pdf" to view calendar.  Thank you.

March 19, 2010
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2010 State of the 60th District Report

Senator Antoine Thompson presents his 2010 State of the 60th District Report.  Please click on the file entitled "State of the District78.pdf" to view the report.  Thank you.

March 19, 2010
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Senator Thompson To Host 4th Annual Wwomen's History Month Awards Ceremony

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, March 16, 2010                            Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

March 16, 2010
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Senator Thompson To Host Saint Joseph's Day Table

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 03, 2010     Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY – New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), will host a Saint Joseph’s Day Table at the Mahoney State Office Building at 65 Court Street in Buffalo on March 19, 2010 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM.

March 3, 2010
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