Philip Boyle

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Philip Boyle
New York State Senate District 4
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 2
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York Assembly, District 8
2007 - 2013
New York Assembly
Bachelor'sUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1983
Master'sState University of New York at Albany, 1987
J.D.Albany Law School, 1987
Date of birth07/21/1961
Place of birthBay Shore, NY
Office website
Philip M. Boyle (b. July 21, 1961) is a Republican member of the New York State Senate, representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Boyle previously served in the New York State Assembly from 1994-2002 and from 2007-2013.


Boyle earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1983, his M.P.A. from State University of New York at Albany in 1987 and his J.D. from Albany Law School in 1987. [1]

Committee assignments


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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Ethics, Chair
Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Chair
Housing, Construction and Community Development
Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business
Local Government
Racing, Gaming and Wagering
Consumer Protection


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


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



See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012

Boyle ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 4. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012; he also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party tickets. Boyle defeated Ricardo Montano (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

New York State Senate, District 4, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPhilip Boyle 52.6% 54,312
     Democratic Ricardo Montano 47.4% 48,951
Total Votes 103,263


See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Boyle ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated Janice Sweet (R) in the general election on November 2.[3] 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 8 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Philip Boyle (R) 23,751
Janice Sweet (D) 9,714


On November 4, 2008 Boyle won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 8, defeating opponent Elizabeth Bloom (D).

Boyle raised $36,675 for his campaign while Bloom raised $16,350.[4]

New York State Assembly, District 8 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Philip Boyle (R) 29,449
Elizabeth Bloom (D) 19,198

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Boyle received $31,031 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]


In 2008, a year in which Boyle was up for re-election, he collected $36,675 in donations.[6]

Donor Amount
New York State Association of Realtors $3,700
Suffolk County Superior Officers Association $1,300
Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association $850
New York State United Teachers $700


Presidential preference


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

Philip Boyle endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [7]

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Preceded by
Owen H. Johnson (R)
New York State Senate District 4
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