Kevin T. Stocker
|New York State Senate, District 60|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Michigan State University|
|J.D.||State University Of New York at Buffalo School of Law|
Stocker earned his B.A Business Administration from Michigan State University and his J.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney. He previously served as Tonawanda Deputy Attorney from 1993 to 2006 and Kenmore Deputy Attorney from 1992 to 2007.
Stocker's campaign website highlights the following issues:
- Excerpt: "Restore Character, Integrity & Trust to NYS Senate."
- Excerpt: "Repeal the S.A.F.E. Act."
- Excerpt: "Reduce costs of electricity, gas, insurances, and food prices."
- Excerpt: "Job creation ; Community revitalization."
- Excerpt: "Environmental cleanup and waterfront recreational development."
- Excerpt: "Improve NYS education so it is more responsive and respectful to parents and teachers needs."
On his campaign website, Stocker listed seven main issues of his campaign:
- Excerpt: "Restore Character, Integrity & Trust to NYS Senate 60th District."
- Excerpt: "Creation of Jobs and Community Revitalization."
- Excerpt: "Waterfront Cleanup & Development."
- Excerpt: "Reduce Legislature's Pay and Spending."
- Excerpt: "Term Limits for Elected Officials."
- Excerpt: "Special Interest Financial Donation Reform."
- Excerpt: "Returning Power back to the Voters and taking it away from Political Party Bosses and Special Interest Groups so has to reduce corruption and influence at the expense of our community's prosperity."
- See also: New York State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of New York State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place September 9, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was July 10, 2014. Marc C. Panepinto defeated Alfred T. Coppola in the Democratic primary, while Kevin T. Stocker defeated incumbent Mark Grisanti in the Republican primary. Timothy D. Gallagher is running on the Conservative Party ticket. Panepinto is running on the Working Families Party ticket and Grisanti is running on the Independence Party of New York State ticket. Panepinto, Stocker, Gallagher and Grisanti (IND) will face off in the general election.
- See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012
|New York State Senate, District 60 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Mark Grisanti Incumbent||59.6%||5,806|
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010
Stocker was a Republican candidate for District 140 of the New York State Assembly. Stocker was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Stocker was defeated by incumbent Robin Schimminger (D) in the general election on November 2.
|New York State Assembly, District 140 2010|
|Robin Schimminger (D)||21,784|
|Kevin Stocker (R)||17,817|
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Kevin + Stocker + New + York + Senate"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- New York State Senate
- New York State Senate District 60
- New York State Senate elections, 2014
- New York State Legislature
- Tonawanda News, "Stocker to challenge Grisanti," March 8, 2012
- Stocker for Change,, "Issues," accessed August 19, 2014
- Kevin Stocker for NYS Senator, "The Issues," accessed August 30, 2012
- New York Board of Elections, "Candidate Petition List," accessed August 8, 2014
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, "Candidate List for the September 13, 2012, State Primary Election," accessed July 31, 2014
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, "Official September 13, 2012, Primary Results," accessed July 31, 2014
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, "Official Senate Election Returns Nov. 6, 2012," accessed July 31, 2014
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, "Official Assembly Election Returns Nov. 6, 2012," accessed July 31, 2014
- New York Times, "NY state legislative election results," accessed February 11, 2014
- New York State Board of Elections, "Official Primary results from September 14, 2010," accessed July 31, 2014