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Kenneth Blankenbush

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Kenneth Blankenbush
New York State Assembly, District 122
Assumed office
January 1, 2011
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Business Owner
Website House site
Kenneth Blankenbush is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 122 since 2011.

Blankenbush served in the U.S. Air Force from 1968 to 1976 and was deployed in Vietnam. After that, he began a career in the insurance industry where he became a branch manager for Metropolitan Life Insurance before leaving to start his own company, BEL Associates. He has been a town councilman for the Town of LeRay and a member of the Jefferson County Board of Legislators.

Blankenbush earned his B.S. in History from SUNY Plattsburgh. He and his wife Sheila have two children and six grandchildren.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Blankenbush has been appointed to the following committees:



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Blankenbush was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Blankenbush defeated Brian McGrath (D) in the general election on November 2.[1]

New York State Assembly, District 122 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kenneth Blankenbush (R) 16,197
Brian McGrath (D) 13,356

Campaign Donors


In 2010, Blankenbush raised a total of $88,069 in campaign contributions.[2]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Blankenbush, Kenneth $33,200
Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York $13,000
Rent Stabilization Association $3,800
St Lawrence Republican Cmte $3,000

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Preceded by
Dierdre Scozzafava
New York Assembly - District 122
Succeeded by