Michael Nozzolio

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Michael Nozzolio
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New York Senate District 54
In office
1993 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 21
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 3, 1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
State Assembly
1982 - 1992
Bachelor'sLabor Relations
Master'sPublic Administration/Agricultural Economics
J.D.Syracuse University College of Law
BirthdayApril 10, 1951
Place of birthSeneca Falls, NY
ProfessionNaval Commander/JAG Officer
Office website
Michael F. Nozzolio (b. April 10, 1951) is a Republican member of the New York State Senate, representing District 54. He was first elected to the chamber in 1993. He is currently serving as Senate Deputy Minority Whip.

Nozzolio served in the New York State Assembly from 1982 to 1992. During this time he served as Deputy Minority Leader.


Nozzolio earned his BS in Labor Relations from Cornell University, his MS in Public Administration/Agricultural Economics from Cornell, and his JD from Syracuse University College of Law. His professional experience includes serving as a JAG Officer in the United States Naval Reserves, and as a Commander in the New York Naval Militia.

Committee assignments


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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Codes, Chair
Crime Victims, Crime and Correction
Housing, Construction and Community Development
Investigations and Government Operations
Racing, Gaming and Wagering


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nozzolio served on these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nozzolio served on these committees:



See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012

Nozzolio ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 54. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. Nozzolio was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

New York State Senate, District 54, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Nozzolio Incumbent 100% 96,302
Total Votes 96,302


See also: New York State Senate elections, 2010

Nozzolio ran in the 2010 election for New York State Senate District 54. He was unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated Edward O'Shea (D) in the November 2 general election.[3]

New York State Senate, General Election Results, District 54 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Nozzolio (R) 61,958
Edward O'Shea (D) 27,059


On November 4, 2008 Michael Nozzolio won the election for New York State Senate, District 54 with 87,433 votes.

Nozzolio raised $697,355 for his campaign.[4]

New York State Senate, District 54 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Nozzolio (R) 87,433
Paloma Capanna (D) 34,991

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


Listed below are the largest contributors to Nozzolio's 2010 campaign.[5]

New York State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michael Nozzolio's campaign in 2010
Leonards Express$10,000
New York State Correctional Officers$8,000
New York State Association Of Realtors$7,500
New York State Funeral Directors Association$7,250
Total Raised in 2010 $404,265


Listed below are the five largest contributors to Michael Nozzolio's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
35 Gateway LLC $10,000
New York State Trial Lawyers $8,500
New York State Police Investigators Association $8,000
Lechase Construction Services $8,000
New York State United Teachers $7,600


Nozzolio has a wife, Rosemary.

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