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State Legislature Approves Peoples-Stokes Bill to Expand State Purchases of New York Grown Foods

Albany – Assemblymember Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes (D-Buffalo) announced final passage of her bill (A.5102) to encourage increased State purchases of homegrown New York foods. Peoples-Stokes developed the legislation when she...

June 20, 2013
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No Room in the State Halls

There’s simply no room. Every year, dozens of young men and women arrive in Albany bringing with them unbridled enthusiasm and ideals eager to begin careers in the Legislature; hoping to make meaningful contributions to improving the lives of...

June 12, 2013
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DNA Penal Misdemeanor Collections

Assemblywoman Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes wants to know if you are in favor of the Governor’s proposal to have mandatory DNA collections for misdemeanor convictions. The Governor’s proposal would include gathering DNA for Penal misdemeanors such as:...

December 4, 2012
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“You Are What You Eat”

Buffalo – Assemblywoman Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes, Chair of the NYS Assembly Taskforce for Food, Farm and Nutrition, will be hosting an informational session on Genetically Modified Foods. The short session will be held at the Frank E. Merriweather...

November 14, 2012
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