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|New York State Assembly District 100|
|1995 - 2008, January 2011 - November 28, 2011|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|First elected||February 28, 2011|
Kirwan earned his B.A. in History and Political Science from Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. He served as a Lieutenant in the New York State Police as part of the Bureau of Criminal Investigation.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kirwan was appointed to the following committees:
- Correction Committee, New York State Assembly
- Oversight, Analysis and Investigation Committee, New York State Assembly
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010
Kirwan was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. Kirwan defeated incumbent Frank Skartados (D) in the general election on November 2 by 15 votes. Due to prolonged legal challenges, it is believed to be the longest undecided race in New York history.
In 2010, Kirwan raised a total of $26,779 in campaign contributions.
His largest four campaign contributors in 2010 were:
|New York Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte||$5,000|
|Rooney, Peter E||$2,400|
|T/O Newburgh Rep Cmte||$2,300|
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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- Campaign contributions: 2010
- New York Daily News, "New York needs a single standard, not three, for deciding razor-close elections," January 30, 2011
- RecordOnline, "Assemblyman Thomas Kirwan of Newburgh dies at 78," November 29, 2011
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Thomas Kirwan," accessed December 24, 2014
- lohud.com, "Speedy special elections urged as 4 Assembly seats will be vacated including Mike Spano's," November 30, 2011
- Follow the Money, "2010 campaign contributions," accessed August 1, 2014
Frank Skartados (D)
|New York Assembly - District 100
1995-2008; January 2011–November 28, 2011
| Succeeded by|
Frank Skartados (D)
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