US House, NY-26

Tim Kennedy

ON THE ISSUES 

  • Advocate for increasing transportation and infrastructure funding

WHY THIS RACE MATTERS

  • Former New York State Senator
  • Defending this seat will help win a pro-environmental majority in the House, making it easier to pass climate legislation at the federal level

CANDIDATE BACKGROUND 

Representative Tim Kennedy is running for a first full term to represent New York’s 26th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. In April, Tim Kennedy won a special election to finish off the term started by Rep. Brian Higgins. 

If elected to Congress, he will advocate for increasing investments to transportation and infrastructure funding. While serving in the New York state legislature, he served as the Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee where he led the charge to increase funding to Buffalo’s metro rail, roads, and other infrastructure projects.


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