Harry Bronson

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Harry Bronson
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New York State Assembly District 138
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
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
New York State Assembly District 131
2011-2013
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York
J.D.University of Buffalo
Personal
ProfessionAttorney, Business Owner, Adjunct Professor
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Harry B. Bronson is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 138. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. He previously represented District 131 in the Assembly from 2011 to 2013.

Biography

He earned his B.A. in Public Justice from SUNY Oswego and his J.D. from the University of Buffalo. His professional experience includes being a former partner at the law firm of Blitman and King, working as an Adjunct Instructor in employment law at Cornell Univesity, and the Co-owner of Equal=Grounds Coffee House.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry
Labor
Local Governments
Transportation

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Bronson ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 138. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He defeated Peterson A. Vazquez in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 138, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHarry Bronson Incumbent 63.3% 29,715
     Republican Peterson A. Vazquez 36.7% 17,242
Total Votes 46,957

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Bronson defeated Willa Powell and Malik Evans in the September 14 Democratic primary. Bronson defeated Kenneth Kraus (R) in the general election on November 2.[4]

New York State Assembly, District 131 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Harry Bronson (D) 16,318
Kenneth Kraus (R) 13,367

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Harry Bronson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Harry Bronson raised a total of $325,697 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[5]

Harry Bronson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 138 Won $106,034
2010 New York State Assembly, District 131 Won $219,663
Grand Total Raised $325,697

2012

Harry Bronson won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Harry Bronson raised a total of $106,034.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Harry Bronson's campaign in 2012
Empire State Pride Agenda$4,100
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$4,100
New York State United Teachers$4,100
Sheet Metal Workers Local 46$4,100
New York State Trial Lawyers$4,100
Total Raised in 2012$106,034
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Bronson raised a total of $219,663 in campaign contributions.[6]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Democratic Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York $74,000
Friends of Harry Bronson $16,172
Friends of Susan John $7,600
Rochester Regional Joint Board Unite Here! $6,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
John Ceretto (R)
New York Assembly District 138
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Susan John
New York Assembly District 131
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Brian Kolb (R)