|New York State Assembly District 125|
|2003 - Present|
|January 7, 2013|
|Years in position||12|
|Per diem||$61/half day and $171/full day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|Bachelor's||State University of New York at Geneseo, 1973|
|Master's||State University of New York at Geneseo, 1985|
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.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lifton has been appointed to the following committees:
- Agriculture Committee, New York State Assembly
- Election Law Committee, New York State Assembly
- Environmental Conservation Committee, New York State Assembly
- Higher Education Committee, New York State Assembly
- Mental Health Committee, New York State Assembly
- Subcommittee on Election Day Operations and Voter Disenfranchisement
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lifton served on the following committees:
- Agriculture Committee, New York Assembly
- Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry Committee, New York Assembly
- Election Law Committee, New York Assembly
- Environmental Conservation Committee, New York Assembly
- Higher Education Committee, New York Assembly
- Libraries and Education Technology Committee, New York Assembly
- Mental Health Committee, New York Assembly
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012
Lifton ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 125. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. She was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New York State Assembly, District 125 2010|
|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.
|New York State Assembly, District 125 2008|
|Barbara Lifton (D)||34,768|
In 2010, Lifton received $47,244 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Barbara Lifton's campaign in 2010|
|New York State United Teachers||$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|
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "Barbara + Lifton + New York + Assembly"
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- New York Assembly - Rep. Barbara Lifton
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Lifton
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.
- ABC News, "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012
- New York Times NY state legislative election results
- Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York
- Follow the Money - 2010 contributions
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