January 7, 2021

The genius of our democracy and yesterday’s attack on it

January 7, 2021 Yesterday will go down as one of the darkest days in U.S. history. The president fomented his supporters to march on Congress and […]
October 12, 2020

Poll Reveals Joe Biden leads Donald Trump by Big Margin in Erie County and Governor Cuomo and County Executive Poloncarz Each Receive High Marks for Job Performance

Date: October 12, 2020 Contact: press@markpoloncarz.com Former Vice President Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump by Very Wide Margin of 61% to 33% Likely General Election […]
August 27, 2020

Some Thoughts on America Today

I’ve been thinking a lot about our nation recently, the issues it faces and the direction we are heading. While we all may have our differences […]
May 28, 2020

Comments of Mark Poloncarz regarding the death of George Floyd

May 28, 2020 Homicide is defined as the death of a person at the hands of another. Tonight, I watched the full 9 minute video of […]
December 30, 2019

Poloncarz Endorses Elizabeth Warren for Democratic Presidential Nominee

POLONCARZ ENDORSES ELIZABETH WARREN FOR DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE County Executive Endorses Warren as the Best Candidate to Fight for Working Families Date: December 30, 2019 Buffalo, […]
January 6, 2019

Erie, Suffolk counties working to break grip of opioids

By Mark C. Poloncarz and Steven Bellone It’s critical to highlight the efforts counties of New York State are engaged in to combat the abuse of […]
January 6, 2019

Make winter ride a smooth one with plans, preparation

Originally published in Bee Newspapers January 2, 2019 As we move through winter and even into the early spring, there will always be a possibility of […]
August 8, 2018

STATEMENT BY ERIE COUNTY EXECUTIVE MARK POLONCARZ ON INDICTMENT OF UNITED STATES CONGRESSMAN AND FORMER ERIE COUNTY EXECUTIVE CHRIS COLLINS

August 8, 2018 ERIE COUNTY, NY— The following is a statement from Erie County Executive Mark C. Poloncarz “Since the news broke that Congressman Chris Collins […]
July 18, 2018

This is our “A republic, if you can keep it” moment

By Mark C. Poloncarz Today, Jerry Zremski of The Buffalo News wrote a column addressing President Trump’s rejection of the opinion of the US intelligence community, […]