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Jon Bramnick
JBramnick.jpg
New Jersey General Assembly District 21
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2016
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
First elected2003
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSyracuse University
J.D.Hofstra University School of Law, 1978
Personal
Birthday02/24/1953
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Jon M. Bramnick (b. February 24, 1953) is a Republican member of the New Jersey General Assembly, representing District 21. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003. He serves as Minority Leader and previously served as the Minority Conference Leader.

Biography

Bramnick earned his B.A. in Political Science from Syracuse University in 1975 and his J.D. from the Hofstra University School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an attorney with Bramnick, Rodriguez, Mitterhoff, Grabas & Woodruff.[1]

Committee assignments

2010-2012

In the 2010-2012 legislative session, Bramnick served on the following committees:

Issues


Assemblyman Bramnick discusses the sales tax holiday

  • A221 Establishes campaign advertising ethics committee; imposes penalties for making false, deceptive, misleading or fraudulent statements about candidates for public office.
  • A222 Expands duties of State Auditor to include performance audits at request of legislator; establishes Performance Audit Committee, consisting of eight public members, to help conduct performance audits.
  • A1250 The "Consumer Telephone Records Protection Act of 2008."
  • A1709 Creates commission to study effectiveness of county government; appropriates $95,000[2]

Campaign themes

Bramnick's campaign website highlighted three main lessons he follows for government:

  • 1. If You Can’t Afford it, Don’t Buy it - "voters should have to approve all state borrowing"
  • 2. Honesty is the Best Policy - ethics reform, "government should be transparent and the people should have their voices heard"
  • 3. Hard Work- No Short Cuts - "The government has grown too big, and waste is rampant...the government must work efficiently."[3]

Elections

2013

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013

Bramnick won re-election in the 2013 election for New Jersey General Assembly District 21. Bramnick was bracketed with Nancy Munoz. He was unopposed in the June 4 Republican primary. He and incumbent Nancy Munoz (R) defeated Norman W. Albert (D) and Jill Anne Lazare (D) in the general election, which took place on November 5, 2013.[4][5][6][7]

New Jersey General Assembly, District 21 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJon Bramnick Incumbent 32.9% 38,556
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNancy Munoz Incumbent 31.9% 37,314
     Democratic Jill Anne Lazare 18.1% 21,129
     Democratic Norman W. Albert 17.1% 20,045
Total Votes 117,044

2011

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Bramnick won re-election in 2011. He and incumbent Nancy Munoz ran unopposed in the June 7 Republican primary. They then defeated Bruce Bergen, Norman Albert, and Darren Young in the November 8 general election.[8]

New Jersey General Assembly District 21 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJon Bramnick Incumbent 31.7% 25,303
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNancy Munoz Incumbent 31.9% 25,491
     Democratic Bruce Bergen 17.4% 13,878
     Democratic Norman Albert 17.4% 13,864
     Libertarian Darren Young 1.7% 1,324
Total Votes 79,860

2009

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2009

Bramnick successfully won re-election in the November 3, 2009 general election. He was bracketed with Nancy Munoz and defeated Democratic challengers Bruce Bergen and Norman Albert.[9] [10]

New Jersey Assembly General Election, Twenty-First Legislative District (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Nancy F. Munoz (R) 45,515
Green check mark transparent.png Jon Bramnick (R) 45,439
Bruce Bergen (D) 24,848
Norman Albert (D) 24,240

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bramnick is available dating back to 2003. Based on available campaign finance records, Bramnick raised a total of $1,766,916 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 16, 2013.[11]

Jon Bramnick's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2011 New Jersey General Assembly, District 21 Won $730,785
2009 New Jersey General Assembly, District 21 Won $448,001
2007 New Jersey General Assembly, District 21 Won $240,917
2005 New Jersey General Assembly, District 21 Won $230,972
2003 New Jersey General Assembly, District 21 Won $116,241
Grand Total Raised $1,766,916

2011

Bramnick won re-election to the New Jersey General Assembly in 2011. During that election cycle, Bramnick raised a total of $730,785.

2009

Bramnick won re-election to the New Jersey General Assembly in 2009. During that election cycle, Bramnick raised a total of $448,001.

2007

Bramnick won re-election to the New Jersey General Assembly in 2007. During that election cycle, Bramnick raised a total of $340,917.

2005

Bramnick won re-election to the New Jersey General Assembly in 2005. During that election cycle, Bramnick raised a total of $230,872.

2003

Bramnick won election to the New Jersey General Assembly in 2003. During that election cycle, Bramnick raised a total of $116,241.

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

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

Jon Bramnick endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [12]

Personal

Bramnick and his wife, Patricia, have two grown children, Brent and Abigail.

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