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Michael Gianaris

Democratic — Senator — District 12
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014

Michael Gianaris represents Senate District 12 in the New York Senate, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 609 bills.

2010 467550.0
2012 363980.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    Senate Capitol Building,
    Room 413
    Albany, NY 12247
    Phone: 518-455-3486
  • District Office:

    31-19 Newtown Avenue
    Suite 402
    Astoria, NY 11102
    Phone: 718-728-0960
  • gianaris@nysenate.gov



News and Blog Coverage

Senator Gianaris Statement on Governor Cuomo Signing Queens Library Reform Into Law

Senator Michael Gianaris released the following statement in light of Governor Cuomo signing the Gianaris/Aubry Queens Library Reform Bill (S.6893-B) into law. “I am thrilled the Governor signed this bill into law and helped end the abuses that have plagued our library system,” said Senator Gianaris. “Effective immediately, my bill ...

Senate GOP rebuts characterization of Martins’ abortion comments

Senate Republicans are calling foul on Democratic Sen. Michael Gianaris’ comments Monday describing Nassau County Republican Jack Martins’ remarks during an early-May Health Committee meeting that saw the demise of the Reproductive Health Act. At a press conference announcing a new Planned Parenthood Advocates PAC designed in no small part ...

Press Release: Senate Democratic Conference Release Minimum Wage Report And Push For Local Minimum Wage Option

Albany, NY - The Senate Democratic Conference today released a comprehensive report detailing the economic benefits New York State would receive from authorizing a minimum wage local option. The Senate Democratic Conference also urged for immediate passage of legislation that would allow local governments to raise the minimum wage within ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • J 6123

    calling on the federal government to reevaluate guidelines and allocate additional funding related to Lyme and tick-borne diseases

  • J 6072

    Commending Meredith L. Henderson upon the occasion of her designation for special recognition by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

  • J 5991

    Paying grateful tribute to the distinguished and remarkable life of Ruby Dee, legendary actress, writer, and civil rights activist

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  • J 5933

    Honoring Jeffrey R. Hoffman upon the occasion of being drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays Major League Baseball Team

  • J 5849

    Commending The Honorable Arthur O. Eve upon the occasion of the naming of the University at Buffalo's Educational Opportunity Center in his honor

  • S 7830

    Relates to the eligibility for participation in the brownfield cleanup program; appropriation

Recent Votes

A 10078A

[No motion available.]

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5895.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 23.0
S 726A

[No motion available.]

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4777.0
•••No: 1219.0
•••Other: 23.0
S 5959

[No motion available.]

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5996.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 23.0
S 2136

[No motion available.]

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5996.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 23.0
A 9154A

[No motion available.]

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5996.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 23.0
A 2046

[No motion available.]

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5793.0
•••No: 23.0
•••Other: 23.0
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