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}}{{tnr}}'''Brian M. Kolb''' (b. August 14, 1952) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 131.  He was first elected to the chamber after he won a special election in February 2000.  He is currently serving as [[State Assembly Minority Leader|Minority Leader]].  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Brian M. Kolb''' (b. August 14, 1952) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 131.  He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in February 2000.  He is currently serving as [[State Assembly Minority Leader|Minority Leader]].  
  
 
He previously represented District 129 in the Assembly from February 2000 to 2013. Kolb is also a member of the school board for Honeoye Central School and Ontario County Board of Supervisors; and town supervision for the Town of Richmond.
 
He previously represented District 129 in the Assembly from February 2000 to 2013. Kolb is also a member of the school board for Honeoye Central School and Ontario County Board of Supervisors; and town supervision for the Town of Richmond.
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Kolb ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 131. 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 was unchallenged 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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Kolb ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 131. 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 was unchallenged 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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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Kolb ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to his slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the [[Independence Party of New York State]] and the [[Conservative Party]].
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Kolb ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature ''New York Times,'' "NY state legislative election results," accessed February 11, 2014]</ref> In addition to his slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the [[Independence Party of New York State]] and the [[Conservative Party]].
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008 Kolb won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 129, defeating opponent Noah Sargent (D).  
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On November 4, 2008, Kolb won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 129, defeating opponent Noah Sargent (D).  
  
 
Kolb raised $200,378 for his campaign while Sargent raised $13,905.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
 
Kolb raised $200,378 for his campaign while Sargent raised $13,905.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly, District 131]]
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|totalraised2010 = 251224
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|office2010 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|New York State Assembly, District 129]]
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|office2006 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2006|New York State Assembly, District 129]]
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|totalraised2004 = 308572
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2004|New York State Assembly, District 129]]
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|totalraised2002 = 120383
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2002|New York State Assembly, District 129]]
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|totalraised2000 = 161912
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|result2000 = Won
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|office2000 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2000|New York State Assembly, District 129]]
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===2012===
 
===2012===
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|org1 = EFP Rotenberg
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|org2 = Rochester Business Alliance
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|org3 = Healthcare Association of New York State
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|org4 = Sands, Robert S
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|org5 = New York State United Teachers
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|orgamount3 = 4100
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|orgamount4 = 4100
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|orgamount5 = 4100
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Kolb received $251,224 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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In 2010, Kolb received $251,224 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC ''Follow the Money'', "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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==Endorsements==
 
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===Presidential preference===
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Brian + Kolb + New York + Assembly'''"
 
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=131 New York Assembly - Rep. Brian Kolb]  
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=131 Profile from the New York State Assembly]
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*[http://openstates.org/ny/legislators/NYL000134/brian-m-kolb/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=55336 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=55336 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=55336 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=55336 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96054 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83283 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72405 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46115 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45678 2000]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153533 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=118170 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96054 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83283 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72405 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46115 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45678 2000]
  
 
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Brian Kolb
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New York State Assembly District 131
Incumbent
In office
2000 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 14
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 2000
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Assembly District 129
2000-2013
Education
Associate'sSaint Petersburg Junior College, 1980
Bachelor'sRoberts Wesleyan College, 1996
Master'sRoberts Wesleyan College, 1998
Personal
Birthday08/14/1952
Place of birthRochester, NY
ProfessionNotary Public, New York Department of State
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Brian M. Kolb (b. August 14, 1952) is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 131. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in February 2000. He is currently serving as Minority Leader.

He previously represented District 129 in the Assembly from February 2000 to 2013. Kolb is also a member of the school board for Honeoye Central School and Ontario County Board of Supervisors; and town supervision for the Town of Richmond.

Biography

Kolb earned his A.A. from Saint Petersburg Junior College and his B.S. and M.S. from Roberts Wesleyan College.[1]

His professional experience includes being a notary public for the New York Department of State, a major in the New York Guard, a consultant for Stone Bridge Business Partners, and an adjunct professor for Roberts Wesleyan College. Kolb is a former President of the Refractions Technologies Corporation, a former Vice President of Operations and co-founder of North American Filter Corporation, a former marketing manager for Pollinger Corporation, and a former sales manager for Cansten Corporation.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kolb served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Kolb ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 131. 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 was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

New York State Assembly, District 131, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Kolb Incumbent 100% 44,213
Total Votes 44,213

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Kolb ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.[5] In addition to his slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State and the Conservative Party.

New York State Assembly, District 129 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Kolb (R) 30,246

2008

On November 4, 2008, Kolb won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 129, defeating opponent Noah Sargent (D).

Kolb raised $200,378 for his campaign while Sargent raised $13,905.[6]

New York State Assembly, District 129 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Kolb (R) 32,363
Noah Sargent (D) 16,762

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Brian Kolb is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Brian Kolb raised a total of $1,577,629 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[7]

Brian Kolb's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 131 Won $376,278
2010 New York State Assembly, District 129 Won $251,224
2008 New York State Assembly, District 129 Won $200,378
2006 New York State Assembly, District 129 Won $158,882
2004 New York State Assembly, District 129 Won $308,572
2002 New York State Assembly, District 129 Won $120,383
2000 New York State Assembly, District 129 Won $161,912
Grand Total Raised $1,577,629

2012

Brian Kolb won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Brian Kolb raised a total of $376,278.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brian Kolb's campaign in 2012
EFP Rotenberg$6,000
Rochester Business Alliance$4,750
Healthcare Association of New York State$4,100
Sands, Robert S$4,100
New York State United Teachers$4,100
Total Raised in 2012$376,278
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Kolb received $251,224 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[8]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brian Kolb's campaign in 2010
Morris, Ia (Drew)$7,100
Pooler Enterprises$4,550
Three S Development$4,000
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker$4,000
Mach 2 Management$3,950
Total Raised in 2010 $251,224

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Brian Kolb endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [9]

Personal

Kolb and his wife, Lauren, have three children; Britton, Clayton, and Kylie.[10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Harry Bronson (D)
New York Assembly District 131
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 129
2000–2013
Succeeded by
William Magnarelli (D)