|New Jersey General Assembly, District 30th|
|January 10, 2014|
|Years in position||1|
|Assembly Assistant Republican Whip|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 8, 2011|
|First elected||November 8, 2011|
|Next election||November 5, 2013|
|New Jersey State Senate, District 11|
|New Jersey State General Assembly, 11th District|
|Bachelor's||Seton Hall University, 1988|
|Master's||Columbia University, 1992|
|J.D.||Seton Hall University School of Law, 1995|
|Place of birth||Montclair, NJ|
Kean graduated with a B.A. in political science from Seton Hall University and also graduated with a M.A.L.S in American studies from Columbia University. Kean later obtained a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law. In addition to being a senator, Kean is an attorney at Escandon Fernicola & Kean and has been since 2005. He has also been an Assistant Republican Whip in the New Jersey State Assembly.
In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Kean was appointed to these Senate committees:
Bills that have been sponsored by Senator Kean include Senate Bill 330 and Senate Bill 331.
Kean is running in the 2013 election for New Jersey General Assembly District 30. Kean is bracketed with David Rible in the June 4 Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 5, 2013.
Kean did not run for re-election to the Senate. He instead won election to District 30 of the General Assembly. Kean and David Rible ran unopposed in the Republican Primary on June 7. They then defeated Howard Kleinhendler, Shaun O'Rourke, and David Schneck in the November 8 general election.
In 2007 Kean was elected to the New Jersey State Senate District 10. Kean (R) finished with 28,403 votes while his opponent John Villapiano (D) finished with 16,465 votes. Kean raised $691,826 for his campaign fund.
|New Jersey State Senate District 10|
|Sean Kean (R)||28,403|
|John Villapiano (D)||16,465|
In 2011, Kean received $354,494 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|New Jersey General Assembly 2011 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Sean Kean's campaign in 2011|
|Total Raised in 2011||$354,494|
|Total Votes received in 2011||22,889|
|Cost of each vote received||$15.49|
In 2007, Kean collected $691,826 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
|New Jersey Republican Party||$47,284|
|Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 9||$11,400|
|New Jersey Association of Realtors||$10,000|
|Medical Society of New Jersey||$9,300|
|New Jersey State Troopers Fraternal Association||$8,900|
Kean represents New Jersey Senate District 11, which includes the townships of Neptune and Ocean, New Jersey.
Kean was born on May 21, 1963 in Montclair, New Jersey. He is married to his wife Bridget.
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- Democratic primary for Union County's 20th District is a clash of the machines - NJ.com
- Kean On 'Adults-Only' Video Game Bill - Patch.com
- Lawmakers take aim at violent video games - North Brunswick Sentinel
- Critics Argue Christie's Gun-Violence Plan Needs More Focus on Guns - NJ Spotlight
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- New Jersey General Assembly - Hon. Sean Kean
- Sean Kean Official website
- Sean Kean legislative profile on Project Vote Smart
- Sean Kean biography on Project Vote Smart
- New Jersey Republican Party biography of Sean Kean
- Sean Kean on Facebook
- Sean Kean on Twitter
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 All Voices "The map is done in New Jersey," April 8, 2011
- ↑ "New Jersey General Assembly - Hon. Sean Kean", Accessed May 10, 2013
- ↑ Sean Kean at Project Vote Smart
- ↑ Bills Sponsored by Senators and Representatives
- ↑ Mitt Romney for President, "Mitt Romney Announces Support of New Jersey Leaders," December 15, 2011
- ↑ New Jersey Department of State, 2011 Official General Assembly Primary Candidate List
- ↑ New Jersey State Senate election results
- ↑ Campaign funds
- ↑ Follow the Money - 2011 contributions
- ↑ http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=95802
- ↑ New Jersey Senate Districts By Number
|New Jersey General Assembly District 30
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|New Jersey State Senate District 11
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|New Jersey General Assembly District 11
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