Addie Russell

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Addie Russell
New York State Assembly District 118
Incumbent
Assumed office
2009
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
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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Political offices
Preceded by
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New York Assembly - District 118
2009–present
Succeeded by
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