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Marcus Molinaro
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New York State Assembly District 103
Former officeholder
In office
2007 - 2012
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Associate'sDutchess Community College, 2000
Date of birth10/08/1975
Place of birthYonkers, NY
ReligionChristian Reformed Church
Marcus Molinaro (b. October 8, 1975) was a Republican member of the New York State Assembly. He represented District 103 from 2007-2012. In 2012, he resigned after being elected Dutchess County executive.[1]

Molinaro's other political experience includes serving as mayor of Tivoli, New York; county legislator for Dutchess County; village trustee for Tivoli, New York, and member of the Duchess County Legislature. Molinaro's professional experience include working as a licensed salesperson for Prudential Seris Primes Properties; project manager for community network, WCG Incorporated; executive director of the Association for Senior Citizens; and traffic safety coordinator for Dutchess County.

Molinaro graduated from Pace University Land Use Law Center Community Leadership Alliance and earned an AA in humanities and social sciences from Dutchess Community College. He and his wife, Christy, have two children; Abigail and Jack.[2]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Molinaro was appointed to the following committees:


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


Presidential preference


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

Marcus Molinaro endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [3]



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Molinaro ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated Susan Tooker (D) in the general election on November 2.[4] 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 103 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Marcus Molinaro (R) 26,919
Susan Tooker (D) 13,476


On November 4, 2008 Molinaro won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 103, defeating opponent Anne Rubin (D).

Molinaro raised $176,912 for his campaign while Rubin raised $33,743.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 103 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Marcus Molinaro (R) 33,329
Anne Rubin (D) 21,008

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Political offices
Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 103
Succeeded by
Didi Barrett