Adam Clayton Powell
|Adam Clayton Powell|
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|U.S. House, New York, District 13|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|New York State Assembly District 68|
|J.D.||Fordham University School of Law|
Powell is also a former Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 68 from 2001 to 2010. Powell's political experience includes being a councilman for the New York City Council.
Powell filed a statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission in order to run for the U.S. House representing New York's 13th District in the 2014 elections. However, Powell failed to file for the election with the New York Board of Elections.
Powell earned his B.A. from Howard University and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. His professional experience includes working as an assistant district attorney in the Bronx, New York, and as a co-producer of "Keep the Faith, Baby."
- Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee, New York Assembly
- Housing Committee, New York Assembly
- Insurance Committee, New York Assembly
- Small Business Committee, New York Assembly
Powell is running in the 2016 election for the U.S. House to represent New York's 13th District. Powell is seeking the Democratic nomination in the primary. The general election will take place November 8, 2016.
On March 2, 2013, Powell submitted his statement of candidacy with the Federal Election Commission (FEC), allowing him to begin raising money for his 2014 congressional campaign. In his paperwork, which was received by the FEC on March 11, 2013, Powell stated his intention to seek the Democratic nomination for the U.S. House seat in New York's 13 District in 2014. Powell did not file to run in the primary election.
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010
Powell did not run for re-election in 2010.
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2008
Powell raised $82,617 for his campaign while Soriano raised $0.
|New York State Assembly, District 68 2008|
|Adam Powell (D)||30,161|
|Norma Soriano (R)||2,122|
In 2008, a year in which Powell was up for re-election, he collected $82,617 in donations. The major contributors were:
|Powell for the People||$7,600|
|Transport Workers Local 100||$3,800|
|PGA Mechanical Contractors||$3,800|
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- New York Daily News, "Adam Clayton Powell IV launches bid for NY-13 Congressional seat his dad once held," accessed January 23, 2015
- Bloomberg - Political Capital, "Adam Clayton Powell IV Files For Rangel’s N.Y.C. Seat," March 19, 2013
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Adam Clayton Powell," accessed December 22, 2014
- FEC Form 2 - Statement of Candidacy, "Image pdf," received March 11, 2013
- New York State Board of Elections, "Official Primary results from September 9, 2008," accessed July 31, 2014
- New York State Board of Elections, "Official Assembly Election Returns November 4, 2008," accessed July 31, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Report on 2008 Campaign donations in New York," accessed August 1, 2014
- Follow the Money, "2008 campaign contributions," accessed December 22, 2014
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