Amy Paulin

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Amy Paulin
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New York State Assembly District 88
In office
2001 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 14
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2000
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sState University of New York at Albany, 1977
Master'sState University of New York at Albany, 1978
Date of birth11/29/1955
Place of birthBrooklyn, NY
Office website
Amy Paulin (b. November 29, 1955) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. She has represented District 88 since 2001.

Paulin's professional experiences include executive director of My Sisters' Place and fund-raising consultant for non-profit agencies.

Paulin earned a BA from the State University of New York at Albany and a MA in criminal justice from State University of New York at Albany. She and her husband, Ira Schuman, have three children; Beth, Sarah, and Joseph.[1]

Committee assignments


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


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



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Paulin ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated Rene Atayan (R) in the general election on November 2.[2] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, she was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, and Working Families Party.

New York State Assembly, District 88 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Amy Paulin (D) 22,548
Rene Atayan (R) 14,482


On November 4, 2008 Paulin won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 88, defeating opponent Anthony Pilla (R).

Paulin raised $202,953 for his campaign while Pilla raised $5,713.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 88 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Amy Paulin (D) 35,153
Anthony Pilla (R) 15,655

Campaign donors


In 2010, Paulin received $236,288 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]


In the 2008 election, Paulin raised a total of $202,953.[5]

Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Stars & Stripes $4,000
Larkin, John F $3,800
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,800
Larkin, Deborah S $3,800
New York State Podiatric Medical Association $3,600
New Yorkers For Better Libraries $3,600

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Political offices
Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 88
Succeeded by