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Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb Statement On The 2018 Executive Budget Proposal

“The governor continued his familiar theme of blaming Washington D.C. for problems that have been evident in New York for years. Oppressive taxes, a high cost of living, and financial pressures that drive residents away are not new issues....

January 16, 2018
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Promotional Spending Adding Up For Taxpayers

Anyone who has turned on a television set in recent years has likely seen state-driven advertising, highlighting various outdoor recreational opportunities, attractions and business incentives. And taxpayers paid a hefty price for them. Between...

January 12, 2018
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Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb Opens The 2018 Legislative Session

Yesterday, Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) addressed the Assembly Chamber, where he outlined the challenges facing New York State, stressed the importance of the Legislature’s role in state government, and urged his...

January 9, 2018
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Serious Money Matters For New York In 2018

This week, Gov. Cuomo devoted a great deal of his State of the State address explaining how the newly-passed federal tax reform bill will hurt New York. If you look past the shouting, finger-pointing and overblown rhetoric on federal policies,...

January 5, 2018
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Statement From Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb on the Governor’s State Of The State Address

“Today’s State of the State address was predictably more bluster than substance. The governor’s White House dreams seem more ambitious than the agenda being set for New York. The exaggerated fear mongering regarding every federal action in...

January 3, 2018
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