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Barbara Lifton
New York State Assembly District 125
Incumbent
Assumed office
2003
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
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

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

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

2008

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

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Political offices
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New York Assembly - District 125
2003–present
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