Tony A. Arcabascio
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|New York State Senate District 12|
|Bachelor's||City University of New York|
|Place of birth||California|
Arcabascio has worked mainly in the technology field. He co-owned Crimson Technology, a consulting business, for 13 years before closing in 2009. He is senior project manager at North Shore LIJ, where he oversees projects to digitize paper medical records. He graduated from Mercyhurst College in 1980 with an A.A. in Criminal Justice, and in 2011 from CUNY School of Professional Studies with a B.A. in Communications and Culture.
Arcabascio's campaign is centered around job creation, healthcare, and education. He is a supporter of legislation mandating that telecommunications companies have a call center in the state they are based in.
- See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012
Arcabascio ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 12. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party ticket. Arcabascio was defeated by incumbent Michael N. Gianaris (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New York State Senate, District 12, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Michael Gianaris Incumbent||86.4%||61,843|
|Republican||Tony A. Arcabascio||13.6%||9,775|
Arcabascio was born in California to Italian immigrant parents; his father was a laborer and his father was a seamstress.
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- Queens Chronicle, "GOP supports 12th District independent," May 10-17, 2012. Retrieved August 29, 2012.
- LinkedIn, Arcabascio's profile, retrieved August 29, 2012.
- Arcabascio for New York Senate, "Meet Tony," retrieved August 29, 2012.
- Arcabascio for New York Senate, "Issues," retrieved August 29, 2012.
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.
- ABC News, "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012