|New York Public Service Commissioner|
|June 16, 2005 - Present|
|February 1, 2015|
|Years in position||9|
|Chair, New York Public Service Commission|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed||June 16, 2005|
|New York State Assembly|
|High school||New Field High School (1963)|
|Birthday||December 10, 1945|
|Place of birth||Waukegan, Illinois|
Prior to being named to the NYPSC, Acampora represented Long Island for 12 years in the New York State Assembly. She was the first woman to serve as President of the New York Conference of Italian-American State Legislators. Before being elected to the legislature, Acampora worked as an assistant to Suffolk County Executive Robert Gaffney and served as a liaison to the Suffolk County Legislature.
- Attended, Suffolk Community College, 1989
- Certificate, IBM Institute, 1964
- Diploma, New Field High School, 1963
- Attended, Dowling College
New York Public Service Commission (2005-present)
New York State Assembly (1992-2005)
Acampora was re-appointed to the New York Public Service Commission by Gov. David Paterson in February 2009. Common Cause criticized the re-appointment stating, "The govenror is not willing to think creatively about ways that the PSC can positively help New York's families during this economically difficult times."
Comprehensive donor information for Acampora is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Acampora raised a total of $492,182 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 21, 2013.
|Patricia Acampora's Campaign Contribution History|
|2004||NY State Assembly||$179,821|
|2002||NY State Assembly||$158,819|
|2000||NY State Assembly||$113,197|
|1998||NY State Assembly||$40,345|
|Grand Total Raised||$492,182|
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- New York Public Service Commission Patricia Acampora
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- New York State Public Service Commission, "Meet the Commissioners," July 5, 2012
- Project Vote Smart, "Commissioner Patricia L. Acampora's Biography," accessed February 20, 2013
- The Free Library, "Paterson Re-Appoints to PSC, Good-Government Group Unhappy," February 9, 2009
- Follow the Money, "Career fundraising for Patricia Acampora," accessed May 21, 2013
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