Mickey Kearns

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Mike Baggerman
October 27, 2017 - 1:09 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Assemblyman Mickey Kearns announced that the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park is the recipient of a $250,000 state grant which will go towards the expansion of the hangar at the park. Don Alessi, chairman of the Naval Park's board of directors, said it the...
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Tom Puckett
October 11, 2017 - 1:47 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Judge Catherine Nugent Panepinto has ruled against a petition to block a coalition led by a local assemblyman to continue efforts to keep the Children's Psychiatric Center open in West Seneca. "These are children, your Honor. Minors", says attorney Steve Cohen arguing against...
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Mike Baggerman
August 02, 2017 - 1:02 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Assemblymen Mickey Kearns and David DiPietro along with State Senator Patrick Gallivan announced that nearly 6,000 surveys were returned to Kearns' office in support of keeping the Western New York Children's Psychiatric Center open. Both state houses passed a bill...
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Mike Baggerman
June 16, 2017 - 12:15 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) – Assemblyman Michael Kearns and State Senator Patrick Gallivan announced that legislature passed both houses to halt the merger of the Western New York Children’s Psychiatric Center and the Buffalo Psychiatric Center. “I’m very happy today but I know there’s a lot of work...
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Tim Wenger
April 26, 2017 - 9:06 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Steve Cichon was all smiles at Erie County Democratic Headquarters Wednesday evening as the executive committee met and endorsed him in the race for Erie County Clerk. Cichon will face fellow Democratic Assemblyman Mickey Kearns who has been endorsed by the Erie County...
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Mike Baggerman
April 13, 2017 - 4:40 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - After a recent article from the website PolitiFact which said Assemblyman Mickey Kearns was "misleading" over his comments on Tuesday that the Buffalo Psychiatric Center saw 76 deaths in a three-year span, Kearns replied to the accusation. "What I reported on were state FOIL'...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - It may only be April, but the campaign for one office already heating up as the Erie County Clerk's race takes shape. On Wednesday, Assemblyman Mickey Kearns, a Democrat, was endorsed for the position by the Erie County Republican Party. "It's a non-partisan office," Kearns...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - There's a lot of attention on the Erie County Clerk's race which has become a marquee race this Fall. The Erie County GOP has endorsed Democrat Mickey Kearns for the post. Canisius College Political Science professor Dr Kevin Hardwick says there are not a lot of sexy issues...
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Tom Puckett
April 13, 2017 - 6:30 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Normally the Erie County Clerk's race doesn't get headline attention. This year's race may be different. "It's a special election, and this is not on cycle for this office. It's typically up in the year the governor runs for office," says Erie County Republican Party Chairman...
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Mike Baggerman
April 11, 2017 - 9:00 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Assemblyman Mickey Kearns continued his advocacy to keep the Buffalo Psychiatric Center and the Western New York Children's Psychiatric Center separated amid Governor Cuomo's call to move the WNYCPC to Buffalo. In new information received, Kearns noted that in a three-...
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