Alfred Graf

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Alfred Graf
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New York State Assembly District 5
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
J.D.Touro Law School
Personal
Birthday02/13/1958
Place of birthLong Island, NY
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alfred Graf (b. February 13, 1958) is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 5 since 2011.

After high school, Graf joined the U.S. Navy where he became an Operations Specialist Third Class Petty Officer. After his service in the Navy, Graf became a police officer until an injury forced him to retire. Since then, he has been an alternative education school teacher and an attorney at his own private firm. His civil service career includes sitting on the Holbrook Chamber of Commerce and two terms as the Town of Brighton Supervisor.

Graf earned his bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from SUNY Plattsburgh and his J.D. from Touro Law School.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Graf served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Aging
Codes
Education
Governmental Employees
Judiciary

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Graf served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Alfred Graf endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Graf ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 5. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He defeated Victor E. Salamone in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 5, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAlfred Graf Incumbent 58.8% 24,438
     Democratic Victor E. Salamone 41.2% 17,128
Total Votes 41,566

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Graf was uncontested in the September 14 Republican primary. He faced Ken Mangan (D) and Ginny Fields (WF,I) in the general election on November 2. Mangan defeated incumbent Ginny Fields (IW) in the Democratic primary, but Fields is also ran as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State and the Working Families Party. In addition to Graf's slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Conservative Party. Graf defeated both Mangan and Fields in the November 2nd general election.[4]

New York State Assembly, District 5 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alfred Graf (R) 17,810
Ken Mangan (D) 10,588
Ginny Fields (I,WF) 7,579

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Graf raised a total of $41,612 in campaign contributions.[5]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York $11,500
Ventrice, Joseph M $3,107
Suffolk County Detective Investigators Police Benevolent Association $1,200
Messina, Vincent J $1,000

Personal

Graf and his wife Mary have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ginny Fields
New York Assembly District 5
2011–present
Succeeded by
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