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==Campaign donors==
In 2010, Lifton received $47,244 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[ Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly
|party = Democratic
|total raised = $47,244
|org1 = New York State United Teachers
|org2 = Gomer, Adelaide
|org3 = Tompkins County Democratic Cmte
|org4 = Wittink, Alicia P
|org5 = New York State Nurses Association
|orgdonor1 = $3,800
|orgdonor2 = $3,800
|orgdonor3 = $2,700
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Revision as of 21:29, 11 March 2012

Barbara Lifton
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New York State Assembly District 125
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 12
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sState University of New York at Geneseo, 1973
Master'sState University of New York at Geneseo, 1985
Office website
Barbara Lifton is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. She has represented District 125 since 2003. Lifton has political experience as the treasurer of the 3rd Ward, Ithaca City Democratic Committee and member of the Democratic Response Group and Tompkins County Democratic Committee.

Lifton's professional experiences include chief of staff for New York State Assemblymember Marty Luster and an english teacher for Ithica Schools and Geneseo Central School.

Lifton earned her BA and MA in english from the State University of New York at Geneseo. She and her husband, Don, have three children; Christine, Paul, and Rebecca.[1]

Committee assignments


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


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



Lifton was unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated Thomas Reynolds (R) in the general election.[2]

New York State Assembly, District 125 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Barbara Lifton (D) 22,410
Thomas Reynolds (R) 13,444


On November 4, 2008 Lifton won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 125. She ran unopposed.

Lifton raised $2,558 for her campaign.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 125 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Barbara Lifton (D) 34,768

Campaign donors


In 2010, Lifton received $47,244 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Barbara Lifton's campaign in 2010
New York State United Teachers$3,800
Gomer, Adelaide$3,800
Tompkins County Democratic Cmte$2,700
Wittink, Alicia P$1,000
New York State Nurses Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $47,244

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New York Assembly - District 125
Succeeded by