It’s Time to Start Getting Back to Work
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Victor) ALBANY, NY — April 25, 2020 —  Over the years, our Assembly Republican Conference has consistently warned against one-size-fits-all solutions for New York State, one of the most regionally diverse in the union. What works for the residents in Manhattan doesn’t necessarily work for us. It’s been true of countless economic issues before, …

TribuneIt’s Time to Start Getting Back to Work
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

Assembly GOP Roll Out Plan to Restart the Upstate Economy
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) ALBANY, NY — April 21, 2020 — Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Victor) and his Assembly Republican colleagues have released a comprehensive, regionally-based plan to re-open our economy upstate. “Our plan rejects a one-size-fits-all mentality in favor of a common-sense, regional approach. We need to get back to work. Our families and communities depend …

TribuneAssembly GOP Roll Out Plan to Restart the Upstate Economy
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

2020-2021 State Budget Fails New Yorkers
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) ALBANY, NY — April 3, 2020 —  “We have the power, but do they have the will? It’s time for the Legislature to regain its mojo.” I said those words about three years ago. I was trying to inspire some urgency in my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to do what …

Tribune2020-2021 State Budget Fails New Yorkers
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

We All Have a Role to Play in Containment of Coronavirus
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) ALBANY, NY — March 14,  2020 — During an outbreak of a disease like coronavirus, it can be difficult to keep things in perspective. That’s especially true in the age of social media, when everyone has a platform and everyone has an opinion. Here are some tips on how the experts believe we …

TribuneWe All Have a Role to Play in Containment of Coronavirus
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

Critical Budget Cycle for Upstate Transit Needs
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB

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A Column by Assemblyman Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) ALBANY, NY — March 7,  2020 — There is an old saying about umpires and referees- when they’re doing a good job, you don’t notice them. The relationship between citizens and their public infrastructure is similar. When our bridges are sound and our roads are safe, we don’t tend to notice. However, when …

TribuneCritical Budget Cycle for Upstate Transit Needs
By NYS Assemblyman BRIAN M. KOLB