NY Sen. Joseph “Joe” Griffo is a senator in the New York Legislature who represents the 47th district
and received 75.6% of the vote in his last election. He is a member of the rules committee.
He works most frequently on Health (320 bill’s), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) (313 bills).
Crime and Law Enforcement (272 bills), Economics and Public Finance (252 bills), and State and local
government operations (249 bills). He has sponsored 835 bills in his twelve year(s) in office, voting
with his party 95.7% of the time, getting 44.31% of his bills out of committee, and 10,3% of his sponsored
Sen. Griffo most frequently works on legislation with Michael Ranzenhofer (R-NY-61) (493 bills), and
James Seward (R-NY-51) (399 bills). He most frequently votes with Pattie Ritchie (R-NY-48) (93.37%),
Christopher Jacobs (R-NY-60) (93.06%), and James Tedisco (R-NY-49) (93.04%).
Before entering politics, Sen Griffo was a public official. He received his undergraduate degree
from the State University of New York Brockport.