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|Position = New York State Assembly District 146
 
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 7, 2013]]
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|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Kevin Smardz''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 146 from 2011 to 2013.
{{tnr}}'''Kevin Smardz''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 146 since 2011.
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Smardz worked for various television stations and video production companies in New York before beginning a political career.  He became involved in local politics by serving as a councilman for the Hamburg Town Board and worked as the Hamburg Deputy Town Supervisor.  He was also a board member of the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency.
 
Smardz worked for various television stations and video production companies in New York before beginning a political career.  He became involved in local politics by serving as a councilman for the Hamburg Town Board and worked as the Hamburg Deputy Town Supervisor.  He was also a board member of the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smardz has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Smardz served on the following committees:
 
* [[Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 
* [[Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 
* [[Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Smardz was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Smardz defeated [[Brad Rybczynski]] (D) and [[Daniel M. Kozub]] (Conservative) 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>
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Smardz was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Smardz defeated [[Brad Rybczynski]] (D) and [[Daniel M. Kozub]] (Conservative) 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>
  
 
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===2010===
 
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In 2010, Smardz raised a total of $68,931 in campaign contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132930 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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In 2010, Smardz raised a total of $68,931 in campaign contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132930 ''Follow the Money'', "2010 campaign contributions," accessed August 1, 2014]</ref>
  
 
His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:
 
His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=146 House website]
 
*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=146 House website]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=110105 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=110105 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=110105 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=110105 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132930 2010]
 
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132930 2010]
  
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Latest revision as of 14:59, 1 August 2014

Kevin Smardz
KevinSmardz.jpg
New York State Assembly District 146
Former Member
In office
2011 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sBuffalo State College
Personal
ProfessionTelevision and Video Production
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kevin Smardz is a former Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 146 from 2011 to 2013.

Smardz worked for various television stations and video production companies in New York before beginning a political career. He became involved in local politics by serving as a councilman for the Hamburg Town Board and worked as the Hamburg Deputy Town Supervisor. He was also a board member of the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency.

Smardz earned his bachelor's degree in Communications and Broadcasting from Buffalo State College. He lives in the Town of Hamburg with his wife Cate and their two sons.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Smardz was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Smardz defeated Brad Rybczynski (D) and Daniel M. Kozub (Conservative) in the general election on November 2.[1]

New York State Assembly, District 146 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kevin Smardz (R) 23,006
Brad Rybczynski (D) 17,939
Daniel M. Kozub (C) 2,463

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Smardz raised a total of $68,931 in campaign contributions.[2]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York $20,000
Cmte for Economic Growth $3,500
Smardz, Tom $3,300
Friends of Steven Walters $2,500

Personal

Smardz and his wife Cate have two children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jack Quinn
New York Assembly District 146
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Raymond Walter (R)