Brian Kavanagh

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Brian Kavanagh
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New York State Assembly District 74
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPrinceton University
J.D.New York University Law School
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Brian Kavanagh is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 74. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Kavanagh earned his BA from Princeton University and JD from New York University Law School.[1] His professional experience includes being an attorney and advocate, serving as a chief of staff, as an aide to multiple mayors, and as a policy director for the New York City Department of Homeless Services.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Cities
Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
Election Law
Environmental Conservation
Housing
Labor

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Kavanagh ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 74. He defeated Juan Pagan in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 74, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Kavanagh Incumbent 100% 34,736
Total Votes 34,736
New York State Assembly, District 74 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Kavanagh Incumbent 72.9% 3,286
Juan Pagan 27.1% 1,223
Total Votes 4,509

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Kavanagh ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. Kavanagh defeated Dena Winokur (R) in the general election on November 2.[4] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the Working Familes ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 74 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Kavanagh (D) 23,071
Dena Winokur (R) 4,332

2008

On November 4, 2008 Kavanagh won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 74, defeating opponent Bryan Cooper (R).

Kavanagh raised $82,588 for his campaign while Cooper raised $0.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 74 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Kavanagh (D) 38,763
Bryan Cooper (R) 6,679

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Kavanagh received $168,670 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brian Kavanagh's campaign in 2010
Kavanagh, Sandra M$4,800
Kavanagh, Sean P$4,800
Kavanagh, Kevin P$4,800
Kavanagh, Amanda$4,800
Brody, Kenneth$4,800
Total Raised in 2010 $168,670

2008

In 2008, a year in which Kavanagh was up for re-election, he collected $82,588 in donations.[7]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
Sean Kavanagh $9,600
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,300
High Need Hospital $2,800
1199 SEIU United Health care Workers East $2,500
Geto & Demilly $2,500

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Kavanagh’s endorsements included the following:

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New York Assembly District 74
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