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Annette Robinson
New York State Assembly District 56
Assumed office
February 2002
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Annette Robinson is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. She has represented District 56 since winning a special election in February 2002. Robinson is the majority conference vice-chair for the New York State Assembly. Her other political experiences include member of the New York City Council; member of Community School Board, District 16; and district leader/state committeewoman for the 56th Assembly District Speaker, New York City Council.

Robinson's professional experiences include coordinator and liaison for New York City Comptroller Harrison Goldin and district director for United States Representative Major Owens.

Robinson earned her BS and MA from New Hampshire College. She and her husband, William, have six children.[1]

Committee assignments


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


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



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Robinson ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated Gamsey Alston (R) in the general election on November 2.[2]

New York State Assembly, District 56 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Annette Robinson (D) 17,705
Gamsey Alston (R) 425


On November 4, 2008 Roninson won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 56, defeating opponent Henry Snead Sr. (R).

Robinson raised $5,820 for his campaign while Snead raised $0.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 56 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Annette Robinson (D) 30,911
Henry Snead Sr. (R) 477

Campaign donors


In 2008, a year in which Robinson was up for re-election, she collected $5,820 in donations.[4]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
Delight Construction Corp $1,500
New York State Trial Lawyers $1,000
New York State United Teachers $600
Pfizer $500
AFSCME District Council 37 $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 56
Succeeded by