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{{Polinfobox
name                = Robert Oaks |
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|Name = Bob Oaks
political position  = New York State Assembly District 128 |
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 130
assumed office     = 1993 |
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|Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 1993 - Present
political party    = [[Republican]] |
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
profession          =  Owner/Agent, Robert C. Oaks Insurance Agency |
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|Assumed office = 1993
website             = [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=128 House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Robert Oaks''' (b. January 15, 1952) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 128 since 1993. Oaks currently serves as [[State Assembly Deputy Minority Leader|Deputy Minority Leader]] and has been a clerk for Wayne County.
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|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''Robert "Bob" Oaks''' (b. January 15, 1952) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 130.  He was first elected to the chamber in 1992. He previously served as [[State Assembly Deputy Minority Leader|Deputy Minority Leader]].
  
Oaks is an owner and agent for Robert C. Oaks Insurance Agency.  His other professional experiences include director of Wayne County Youth Bureau and assistant director of Greece Central School District with the Continuing Education Program.
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He previously represented District 128 in the Assembly from 1993 to 2013. Oaks has been a clerk for Wayne County.
  
Oaks earned a BA in political science from Colgate University and a MS in recreation administration from University of Montana.  He and his wife, Judy, have two children; Christopher and Jason. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4369 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Oaks]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Oaks earned his B.A. in Political Science from Colgate University and his M.S. in Recreation Administration from the University of Montana. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4369 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Oaks]</ref> His professional experience includes being an owner and agent for Robert C. Oaks Insurance Agency, serving as director of Wayne County Youth Bureau and an assistant director of Greece Central School District with the Continuing Education Program.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4369 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Oaks]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Oaks served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Rules
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|Committee2 = Ways and Means
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Oaks served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New York
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee3 = Insurance
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|Committee4 = Rules
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Oaks served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee3 = Housing
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|Committee4 = Insurance
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|Committee5 = Rules
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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Oaks ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 130. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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===2010===
 
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Oaks ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to running on the Republican ticket, he ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket.
 
Oaks ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to running on the Republican ticket, he ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket.
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Robert Oaks (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''27,702'''
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008 Oaks won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 128. Oaks ran unopposed.  
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On November 4, 2008, Oaks won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 128. Oaks ran unopposed.  
  
 
Oaks raised $91,890 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
 
Oaks raised $91,890 for his campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
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==Committee membership==
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==Campaign donors==
* [[Aging Committee, New York Assembly]]
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{{Comprehensive donor history
* [[Ethics and Guidance Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|Name = Bob Oaks
* [[Housing Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|Full name = Bob Oaks
* [[Insurance Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|year = 1998
* [[Rules Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 93394
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly, District 130]]
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|totalraised2010 = 77968
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|New York State Assembly, District 128]]
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|totalraised2008 = 91890
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2008|New York State Assembly, District 128]]
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|totalraised2006 = 84370
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2006|New York State Assembly, District 128]]
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|totalraised1998 = 19826
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===2012===
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|org1 = New York State Trial Lawyers
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|org3 = Marshall Farms
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|org4 = Waste Management
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|org5 = Constellation Energy
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|orgamount1 = 4100
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|orgamount2 = 3000
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|orgamount3 = 2800
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|orgamount4 = 2000
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===2010===
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In 2010, Oaks received $77,968 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC ''followthemoney.org'', "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = $77,968
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|org1 = Marshall Farms Group Ltd
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|org2 = Waste Management of New York LLC
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|org3 = Marshall, Scott
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|org4 = Marshall, Gary
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|org5 = Constellation Energy
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|orgdonor1 = $2,800
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|orgdonor2 = $2,000
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|orgdonor3 = $1,700
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|orgdonor4 = $1,600
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==Endorsements==
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===Presidential preference===
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{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2011/12/mitt-romney-announces-new-york-assembly-endorsements ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces New York Assembly Endorsements," December 9, 2011]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Oaks and his wife, Judy, have two children; Christopher and Jason. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4369 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Oaks]</ref>
  
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=128 New York Assembly - Rep. Robert Oaks]  
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Bob-Oaks New York Assembly - Rep. Bob Oaks]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=4369 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=4369 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4369 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4369 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96093 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83322 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72488 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46189 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45769 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45337 1998]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153539 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=118169 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96093 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83322 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72488 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46189 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45769 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45337 1998]
  
 
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Revision as of 14:43, 23 December 2013

Bob Oaks
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New York State Assembly District 130
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Assembly District 128
1993-2013
Education
Bachelor'sColgate University, 1974
Master'sUniversity of Montana, 1976
Personal
Birthday01/15/1952
Place of birthRochester, NY
ProfessionOwner/Agent, Robert C. Oaks Insurance Agency
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert "Bob" Oaks (b. January 15, 1952) is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 130. He was first elected to the chamber in 1992. He previously served as Deputy Minority Leader.

He previously represented District 128 in the Assembly from 1993 to 2013. Oaks has been a clerk for Wayne County.

Biography

Oaks earned his B.A. in Political Science from Colgate University and his M.S. in Recreation Administration from the University of Montana. [1] His professional experience includes being an owner and agent for Robert C. Oaks Insurance Agency, serving as director of Wayne County Youth Bureau and an assistant director of Greece Central School District with the Continuing Education Program.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Oaks served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Rules
Ways and Means

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Oaks served on the following committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Oaks ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 130. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party ticket. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

New York State Assembly, District 130, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Oaks Incumbent 100% 40,469
Total Votes 40,469

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Oaks ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.[5] In addition to running on the Republican ticket, he ran on the Conservative Party ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 128 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Oaks (R) 27,702

2008

On November 4, 2008, Oaks won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 128. Oaks ran unopposed.

Oaks raised $91,890 for his campaign.[6]

New York State Assembly, District 128 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Oaks (R) 32,498

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bob Oaks is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Bob Oaks raised a total of $565,053 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[7]

Bob Oaks's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 130 Won $93,394
2010 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $77,968
2008 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $91,890
2006 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $84,370
2004 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $76,236
2002 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $79,383
2000 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $41,986
1998 New York State Assembly, District 128 Won $19,826
Grand Total Raised $565,053

2012

Bob Oaks won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Bob Oaks raised a total of $93,394.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bob Oaks's campaign in 2012
New York State Trial Lawyers$4,100
Corwin, Philip M$3,000
Marshall Farms$2,800
Waste Management$2,000
Constellation Energy$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$93,394
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Oaks received $77,968 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[8]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bob Oaks's campaign in 2010
Marshall Farms Group Ltd$2,800
Waste Management of New York LLC$2,000
Marshall, Scott$1,700
Marshall, Gary$1,600
Constellation Energy$1,600
Total Raised in 2010 $77,968

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Bob Oaks endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [9]

Personal

Oaks and his wife, Judy, have two children; Christopher and Jason. [10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sean Hanna (R)
New York Assembly District 130
2013–present
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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 128
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Sam Roberts (D)