Addie Russell

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Addie Russell
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New York State Assembly District 118
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPolitical Science, University at Albany, 2000
J.D.Syracuse University College of Law, 2003
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Addie Russell is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. She has represented District 118 since 2009. Russell was also a legislator for the Jefferson County Board.

Russell's professional experience includes being an attorney with Conboy, McKay, Bachman and Kendall, Limited Liability Partnership; an intern for Ronald Klain and New York State Assemblyman Marin Luster; and chief of staff for Vice President Al Gore.

Russell earned a BA in political science from the University at Albany; a JD from Syracuse University College of Law; and a certificate in family law and social policy from Syracuse University College of Law. She and her husband, James, have one child; Aaron.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Russell has been appointed to the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Russell served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Russell ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated David Forsythe (R) in the general election on November 2. In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, she was also listed as a candidate of the Working Families Party.

New York State Assembly, District 118 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Addie Russell (D) 18,341
David Forsythe (R) 14,809

2008

On November 4, 2008 Russell won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 118, defeating opponent Robert Cantwell (R).

Russell raised $278,825 for her campaign while Cantwell raised $80,136.[2]

New York State Assembly, District 118 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Addie Russell (D) 24,843
Robert Cantwell (R) 17,423

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New York Assembly - District 118
2009–present
Succeeded by
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