Anthony Palumbo

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Anthony Palumbo
New York State Assembly, District 2
In office
November 5, 2013-Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$172/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 5, 2013
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sLafayette College
J.D.St. John's Law School
Office website
Campaign website
Anthony H. Palumbo is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 2. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on November 5, 2013.[1]


Palumbo earned his bachelor's degree in Government and Law from Lafayette College and his J.D. from St. John's Law School. His professional experience includes working as an attorney and as the former Assistant District Attorney for the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office.[2]



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2014

Elections for the office of New York State Assembly will take place in 2014. A primary election took place September 9, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was July 10, 2014. Thomas Schiliro was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Anthony Palumbo was unopposed in the Republican primary. Schiliro is running on the Working Families Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets and Palumbo is running on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. Schiliro and Palumbo will face off in the general election.[3]


See also: New York state legislative special elections, 2013

Palumbo won election in the 2013 special election on November 5, 2013, for New York State Assembly District 2. The seat was vacant following Daniel Losquadro's (R) election as Superintendent of Highways in Brookhaven Town. Palumbo defeated John McManmon (D) in the special election, which took place on November 5.[4][1][5]

New York State Assembly, District 2, Special Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Palumbo 57.2% 15,460
     Democratic John McManmon 42.8% 11,576
Total Votes 27,036


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In 2013, the 200th New York State Legislature, first annual session, was in session from January 9 to December 31. In 2014, the 200th New York State Legislature, second annual session, was in session from January 8 to June 19, 2014. The legislature will be in recess from June 22 to January 6, 2015.[6]

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Palumbo and his wife, Tracy, have two children.[7]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Daniel Losquadro (R)
New York Assembly District 2
November 2013–present
Succeeded by