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|Name = Brian Curran
political position  = Candidate for<br> [[New York State Assembly|New York State Assembly, District 14]]|
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 21
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|Tenure = 2011 - Present
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}}{{tnr}}'''Brian Curran''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, New York State Assembly, 2010|Republican candidate ]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010#District 14|District 14]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].  The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary election]] was on September 14, 2010 and the general election was on November 2.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Brian Curran''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 21 since 2013. He previously represented District 14 from 2011 to 2013.
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He has worked as legislative counsel to the New York State Assembly and the Nassau Deputy County Attorney in the Litigation Bureau and Municipal Contracts, during which time he was also appointed Assistant Village Prosecutor of Lynbrook.  He has worked in the private realm as a partner of the law firm Nicolini, Paradise, Ferretti, and Sabella.  In 2007, Curran was elected mayor of Lynbrook and remained so until his election to the [[New York State Assembly]].
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Curran earned his bachelor's degree from Wilkes University and his J.D. from CUNY Law SchoolHe and his wife Rosemarie Ciaccio-Curran have three children, Isabella, Jake, and Riley.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Curran served on the following committees:
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee3 = Insurance
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|Committee4 = Labor
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|Committee5 = Veterans' Affairs
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Curran served on the following committees:
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|State = New York
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Banks
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|Committee3 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee4 = Labor
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|Committee5 = Veterans' Affairs
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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Curran ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 21. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] and [[Independence Party of New York State]] tickets. He defeated [[Jeffrey S. Friedman]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly, District 21, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|winner1 = Brian Curran
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Jeffrey S. Friedman
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|votes1 = 27627
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|votes2 = 23845
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===2010===
 
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Curran defeated [[Dermond Thomas]] (D) in the general election.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref>Curran was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, the Conservative Party, and the Tax Revolt party.
 
Curran defeated [[Dermond Thomas]] (D) in the general election.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref>Curran was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, the Conservative Party, and the Tax Revolt party.
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Brian Curran (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''23,362'''
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| colspan="2" | Dermond Thomas (D)
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| align="right" | 15,206
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
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===2010===
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In 2010, Curran raised a total of $35,556 in campaign contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132890 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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His nine largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:
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| Curran, Brian
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| align="right" | $2,250
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| East Rockaway Republican Club
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| LI Bannana
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| Bender, John
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| Bender, John
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| Filauri, Hector
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| Frank Robustello & Son
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| Beach, Alan C
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| Toscano, John
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==Personal==
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Curran and his wife Rosemarie have three children.
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=021 House website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127875 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127875 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132890 2010]
  
 
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{{succession box | before = [[Robert Barra]] | title = New York Assembly District 14 | years = 2011–2013 | after = [[David McDonough]] (R)}}
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Revision as of 22:38, 3 April 2013

Brian Curran
BrianCurran.jpg
New York State Assembly District 21
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor, Lynbrook
2007 - 2010
Education
J.D.City University of New York Law School
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Brian Curran is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 21 since 2013. He previously represented District 14 from 2011 to 2013.

He has worked as legislative counsel to the New York State Assembly and the Nassau Deputy County Attorney in the Litigation Bureau and Municipal Contracts, during which time he was also appointed Assistant Village Prosecutor of Lynbrook. He has worked in the private realm as a partner of the law firm Nicolini, Paradise, Ferretti, and Sabella. In 2007, Curran was elected mayor of Lynbrook and remained so until his election to the New York State Assembly.

Curran earned his bachelor's degree from Wilkes University and his J.D. from CUNY Law School. He and his wife Rosemarie Ciaccio-Curran have three children, Isabella, Jake, and Riley.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Curran served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks
Ethics and Guidance
Insurance
Labor
Veterans' Affairs

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Curran served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Curran ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 21. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He defeated Jeffrey S. Friedman in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

New York State Assembly, District 21, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Curran Incumbent 53.7% 27,627
     Democratic Jeffrey S. Friedman 46.3% 23,845
Total Votes 51,472

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Curran defeated Dermond Thomas (D) in the general election.[3]Curran was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, the Conservative Party, and the Tax Revolt party.

New York State Assembly, District 14 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Curran (R) 23,362
Dermond Thomas (D) 15,206

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Curran raised a total of $35,556 in campaign contributions.[4]

His nine largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Curran, Brian $2,250
East Rockaway Republican Club $1,000
LI Bannana $500
Bender, John $500
Bender, John $500
Filauri, Hector $500
Frank Robustello & Son $500
Beach, Alan C $500
Toscano, John $500

Personal

Curran and his wife Rosemarie have three children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Edward Ra (R)
New York Assembly District 21
2013-present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
Robert Barra
New York Assembly District 14
2011–2013
Succeeded by
David McDonough (R)