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On Same Day Silver Corruption Trial Begins Anew, Assembly Majority Blocks Ethics Reform

Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) today assailed the Majority members of the Governmental Operations Committee for blocking a package of ethics reform bills. The vote to reject Minority-sponsored anti-corruption measures...

April 16, 2018
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April Is National Donate Life Month

Organ donation saves lives. Sadly, there are thousands of individuals on waiting lists who may not be able to receive the kidney, heart or liver they so desperately need. This month, join me in raising awareness of an important and lifesaving...

April 13, 2018
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Moving Beyond The Budget, And Toward What NY Needs

In the wee hours of Saturday morning, as most of the state was sound asleep, the New York State Assembly was making final determinations of how to spend $168 billion of New Yorkers’ hard-earned money. Yet again, Albany’s notoriously secretive budget...

April 6, 2018
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Statement From Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) On Passage Of The 2018-19 State Budget

“Albany’s annual tradition of closed-door negotiations, conducting public work without public input, and cramming a 12-month fiscal plan in a two-day, last-minute sprint has come to a close. We met a deadline, but failed to meet our most basic...

March 31, 2018
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Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb Joins Reclaim New York To Call For A Budget That Makes New York Affordable


Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I,Ref-Canandaigua) speaks at a press conference alongside representatives of Reclaim New York today on the Million-Dollar Staircase in the Capitol. Reclaim New York is urging the state Legislature to...

March 27, 2018
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