Brian Kolb

Assemblyman Minority Leader Brian Kolb speaks in news conference at the Capitol, 2016
His resignation came three days after a Dec. 31 arrest for alleged drunk driving.
Grey box with words "Winners & Losers" written in black
Who’s up and who’s down this week?
New York Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb.
The assembly minority leader’s arrest came at the worst time for Republicans.
Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal was just one of the elected officials who rallied before the Public Campaign Financing Commission hearing, arguing the task should be handled by lawmakers.
The biggest fight? The future of fusion voting.
Commissioners on the Public Campaign Financing Commission come from varied backgrounds and political patrons.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan.
The session will end without resolution for many hot topics.
An aerial view of the Capitol in Albany
Republicans lack the leverage – and Democrats lack the incentive.