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|Name = Sean Ryan
 
|Name = Sean Ryan
 
|Profile picture = Sean Ryan.jpg
 
|Profile picture = Sean Ryan.jpg
|Position = New York State Assembly District 144
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 149
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = 2011 - Present
 
|Tenure = 2011 - Present
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 7, 2013]]
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
 
|Assumed office = 2011
 
|Assumed office = 2011
 
|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
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|Base salary = $79,500/year
 
|Base salary = $79,500/year
|Per diem = $61/half day and $171/full day
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|Per diem = $172/full day; $61/half day
 
|Pension =
 
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|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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|First elected = 2010
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|First elected = September 13, 2011
 
|Term limits =
 
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|Next election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Next election = November 4, 2014
|Prior office =
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|Prior office =New York State Assembly District 144
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|Prior office years =2011-2013
 
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|Bachelor's =SUNY College at Fredonia
 
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|Profession = Attorney
 
|Profession = Attorney
 
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|Office website = http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=144
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|Office website = http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=149
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Sean Ryan''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing [[New York State Assembly District 149|District 149]].  He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on September 13, 2011. 
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He previously represented District 144 in the Assembly from 2011 to 2013.
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==Biography==
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Ryan earned his B.A. from SUNY College at Fredonia and his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.  His professional experience includes working as a lawyer at a private practice, at Neighborhood Legal Services, and at the Legal Aide Bureau of Buffalo.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/135259/sean-ryan#.Ud8tUFPk_t4 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Ryan]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ryan served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New York
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Energy
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|Committee3 = Environmental Conservation
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Local Governments
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|Committee6 = Veterans' Affairs
 
}}
 
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{{tnr}}'''Sean Ryan''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 144 since 2011.  He was first elected in the [[State legislative special elections, 2011#September 13, 2011|September 13, 2011 special election]]. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[Sam Hoyt]] (D) resigned from the Assembly and accepted a senior position at Empire State Development Corporation.<ref name="CapTon">[http://www.capitaltonight.com/2011/06/hoyt-resigns/ ''Capital Tonight,'' "Hoyt Resigns (Updated)," June 30, 2011]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2011====
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<div style="float:left">
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{|class="wikitable" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" width="205"
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|-
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|{{#ev:youtube|B1LGSRhdUoM|250}}<br><span style="font-size:80%">Interview with Sean Ryan.<ref>[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B1LGSRhdUoM WNYmedia YouTube channel]</ref></span>
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|}
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</div><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/><br/>
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Ryan ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 149. He defeated [[Joseph A. Mascia]] (who also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket) and [[Kevin P. Gaughan]] in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He defeated [[Joseph A. Mascia]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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Ryan ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 149. He defeated [[Joseph A. Mascia]] (who also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket) and [[Kevin P. Gaughan]] in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He defeated [[Joseph A. Mascia]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly, District 149, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Conservative
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|winner1 = Sean Ryan
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Joseph A. Mascia
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|votes1 = 35855
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|votes2 = 7431
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:: ''See also: [[State legislative special elections, 2011]]
 
:: ''See also: [[State legislative special elections, 2011]]
  
Ryan faces [[Sean Kipp]] (R) and [[Gregory Horn]] (G) in the '''September 13, 2011''' special election. Ryan also ran on the Working Family Party ticket.<ref>[http://www.wgrz.com/news/article/134753/37/Sean-Ryan-Wins-Race-for-144th-Assembly-District ''WGRZ 2,'' "Sean Ryan Wins Race for 144th Assembly District," September 13, 2011]</ref>  
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The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[Sam Hoyt]] (D) resigned from the Assembly and accepted a senior position at Empire State Development Corporation.<ref name="CapTon">[http://www.capitaltonight.com/2011/06/hoyt-resigns/ ''Capital Tonight,'' "Hoyt Resigns (Updated)," June 30, 2011]</ref>
  
==Issues==
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Ryan defeated [[Sean Kipp]] (R) and [[Gregory Horn]] (G) in the '''September 13, 2011''' special election. Ryan also ran on the Working Family Party ticket.<ref>[http://www.wgrz.com/news/article/134753/37/Sean-Ryan-Wins-Race-for-144th-Assembly-District ''WGRZ 2,'' "Sean Ryan Wins Race for 144th Assembly District," September 13, 2011]</ref>
===Campaign themes===
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Sean Ryan
|{{#ev:youtube|B1LGSRhdUoM|250}}<br><span style="font-size:80%">Interview with Sean Ryan.<ref>[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B1LGSRhdUoM WNYmedia YouTube channel]</ref></span>
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|Full name = Sean Ryan
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|year = 2011
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=352624 ''followthemoney.org,'' "Ryan, Sean" Accessed September 25, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 176579
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012| New York State Assembly, District 149]]
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|totalraised2011 = 64034
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|result2011 = Won
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|office2011 = [[State legislative special elections, 2011| New York State Assembly special election, District 144]]
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}}
  
==Contact==
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===2012===
 
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{{SLP donor box 2012
'''Email:''' seanryanforassembly@gmail.com
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|name = Sean Ryan
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|full Name = Sean Ryan
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|office= New York State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 176579
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|org1 = New York State Trial Lawyers
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|org2 = New York State United Teachers
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|org3 = Building & Construction Trades Council
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|org4 = New York State Afl-Cio
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|org5 = Civil Service Employees Association
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|orgamount1 = 7200
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|orgamount2 = 4896
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|orgamount3 = 4750
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|orgamount4 = 4600
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|orgamount5 = 4100
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|}}
  
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==Personal==
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Ryan and his wife, Catherine, have two children.
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[New York State Assembly]]
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*[[New York State Assembly#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[New York State Legislature]]
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*[[New York state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Sean-Ryan Profile from the New York State Assembly]
*[http://www.facebook.com/SeanRyanAssembly?sk=wall Sean Ryan, Facebook page]
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*[http://openstates.org/ny/legislators/NYL000218/sean-ryan/ Profile from Open States]
*[http://twitter.com/#!/ryanforassembly Sean Ryan, Twitter feed]
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/135259/sean-ryan#.Ud8sUFPk_t4 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/135259/sean-ryan#.Ud8sUVPk_t4 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://twitter.com/#!/ryanforassembly Sean Ryan on Twitter]
 
*[http://www.wgrz.com/news/article/127122/13/Sean-Ryan-Announces-Candidacy-for-144th-District- ''WGRZ,'' "Sean Ryan Announces Candidacy for 144th District," July 10, 2011] (Television Interview)
 
*[http://www.wgrz.com/news/article/127122/13/Sean-Ryan-Announces-Candidacy-for-144th-District- ''WGRZ,'' "Sean Ryan Announces Candidacy for 144th District," July 10, 2011] (Television Interview)
 
*[http://audio.wben.com/m/42413762/sean-ryan.htm ''WBEM,'' "Sean Ryan," July 11, 2011] (Radio Interview)
 
*[http://audio.wben.com/m/42413762/sean-ryan.htm ''WBEM,'' "Sean Ryan," July 11, 2011] (Radio Interview)
*[http://wnymedia.net/the-answer-lady/2011/07/sean-ryan-a-progressive-democrat-for-ny-assembly-144/ ''WNYmedia,'' "Sean Ryan a Progressive Democrat for NY Assembly 144," July 2011]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153468 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=134535 2011]
*[http://nycapitolnews.com/wordpress/2011/08/upstate-smackdowns/ ''The Capitol,'' "Upstate Smackdowns," August 19, 2011]
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Revision as of 17:48, 27 May 2014

Sean Ryan
Sean Ryan.jpg
New York State Assembly District 149
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$172/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedSeptember 13, 2011
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Assembly District 144
2011-2013
Education
Bachelor'sSUNY College at Fredonia
J.D.Brooklyn Law School
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sean Ryan is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 149. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on September 13, 2011.

He previously represented District 144 in the Assembly from 2011 to 2013.

Biography

Ryan earned his B.A. from SUNY College at Fredonia and his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School. His professional experience includes working as a lawyer at a private practice, at Neighborhood Legal Services, and at the Legal Aide Bureau of Buffalo.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks
Energy
Environmental Conservation
Judiciary
Local Governments
Veterans' Affairs

Issues

Campaign themes

2011


Interview with Sean Ryan.[2]














Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Ryan ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 149. He defeated Joseph A. Mascia (who also ran on the Conservative Party ticket) and Kevin P. Gaughan in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He defeated Joseph A. Mascia in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

New York State Assembly, District 149, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSean Ryan Incumbent 82.8% 35,855
     Conservative Joseph A. Mascia 17.2% 7,431
Total Votes 43,286
New York State Senate, District 149 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSean Ryan Incumbent 64.5% 5,135
Kevin Gaughan 28.6% 2,274
Joseph Mascia 6.9% 549
Total Votes 7,958

2011

See also: State legislative special elections, 2011

The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Sam Hoyt (D) resigned from the Assembly and accepted a senior position at Empire State Development Corporation.[5]

Ryan defeated Sean Kipp (R) and Gregory Horn (G) in the September 13, 2011 special election. Ryan also ran on the Working Family Party ticket.[6]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Sean Ryan is available dating back to 2011. Based on available campaign finance records, Sean Ryan raised a total of $240,613 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[7]

Sean Ryan's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 149 Won $176,579
2011 New York State Assembly special election, District 144 Won $64,034
Grand Total Raised $240,613

2012

Sean Ryan won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Sean Ryan raised a total of $176,579.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sean Ryan's campaign in 2012
New York State Trial Lawyers$7,200
New York State United Teachers$4,896
Building & Construction Trades Council$4,750
New York State Afl-Cio$4,600
Civil Service Employees Association$4,100
Total Raised in 2012$176,579
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Ryan and his wife, Catherine, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Joseph Giglio (R)
New York Assembly District 149
2013-present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
Sam Hoyt
New York Assembly District 144
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Jane Corwin (R)