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Steve Katz
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New York State Assembly District 99
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCornell University, 1976
Personal
ProfessionVeterinarian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Steve Katz is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 99 since 2011.

Katz held a private veterinary practice for 21 years and been involved with the opening of area veterinary hospitals, including one that he and his wife opened. He holds a B.S. in Animal Science from Cornell University and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania. He and his wife Nicole have four daughters and live in Yorktown.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Katz has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Katz ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 94. He defeated Dario Gristina in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He defeated Andrew I. Falk in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

New York State Assembly, District 94 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngStephen Katz Incumbent 64.3% 1,623
Dario Gristina 35.7% 900
Total Votes 2,523

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Katz's defeated Democratic candidate Brendan Tully and Conservative candidate Jim Borkowski in the general election.[3] Katz defeated Conservative candidate Jim Borkowski in the Republican primary.

State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations

Endorsements

Katz was endorsed by:

  • West Chester Tea Party [4]
New York State Assembly, District 99, 2010 General Election
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Steve Katz (R) 20,709
Brendan Tully (D) 16,397
Jim Borkowski (C) 5,514

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Katz, raised a total of $199,492 in campaign contributions.[5]

His largest six campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Katz, Stephen $178,000
Katz, Steve $5,000
Celestial Equities $2,000
Bock, Robert T $1,000
Bistakis, Marco $1,000
Somers Republican Town Cmte $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Greg Ball (R)
New York Assembly - District 99
2011-Present
Succeeded by
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