New York State Senate elections, 2002
Elections for the office of New York's State Senate consisted of a primary election day on September 10, 2002 and a general election on November 5, 2002.
This chart shows how many candidates ran for state senate in New York in past years and the cumulative amount of campaign contributions in state senate races, including contributions in both primary and general election contests. All figures come from Follow The Money.
|Year||Number of candidates||Total contributions|
During the 2002 election, the total contributions for the 142 Senate candidates was $24,443,377. The top 10 donors were: 
|2002 Donors, New York State Senate|
|Senate Republican Campaign Cmte of New York||$1,553,027|
|Eristoff, Andrew Sidamon||$1,369,563|
|New York Republican County Cmte||$943,118|
|Friends of Senator Libous||$407,185|
|New York State Trial Lawyers||$278,236|
|Friends of Noach Dear||$247,471|
|Democratic Senate Campaign Cmte of New York||$241,102|
|New York State United Teachers||$238,989|
|Farley, Hugh T||$178,779|