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Carol Gordon
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Candidate for
New York State Senate District 8
ProfessionBusiness owner
Campaign website
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Carol Gordon was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 8 of the New York State Senate.

Gordon founded and manages Unspoken History Treasures, a collection of African-American artifacts. She has 30 years of experience in community and volunteer service.[1]



See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012

Gordon ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 8. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012 and was defeated by incumbent Charles Fuschillo (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

New York State Senate, District 8, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Fuschillo Incumbent 59.2% 68,677
     Democratic Carol Gordon 40.8% 47,317
Total Votes 115,994


See also: New York State Senate elections, 2010

Gordon was a 2010 Democratic candidate for District 8 of the New York State Senate. She was uncontested in the September 14 Democratic primary. Gordon was defeated by incumbent Charles Fuschillo (R) in the general election on November 2.[3]


Campaign themes


Gordon's tagline is "Empowerment through Education and Information." She lists "the economy, property taxes, the outsourcing of jobs and resources, eco-friendly development, and violence in homes, schools, and on our streets" as issues to find solutions for.[1]


Gordon's campaign website contains a contract with voters detailing her campaign promises. Read this document here. Its key promises are as follows:

  • Eliminate corruption in the country, state, and village.
  • Gain control of rising property taxes and fees.
  • Protect children's right to an education.
  • Protect homeowners and tenants from abusive practices.

New York Democratic Party, Strong Women Will Reform New York[4]


  • BA Political Science, In Progress, South Dakota State University
  • Hamlin High School, 1990[5]

Professional experience

  • Acting Executive Director, North Amityville Community Economic Council, 2008-present
  • Mental Health Clinic Manager, Patient Advocate, Secy ER and MHC Satellites, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1982-2007


Campaign Address

Carol A. Gordon for Senate

P.O. Box 127

Massapequa, New york 11758

Campaign Phone

(516) 777-0738

Campaign email

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