|New York State Senate District 46|
|January 1, 2013 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Per diem||$171/full day; $61/half day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tkaczyk served on the following committees:
|New York Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Children and Families|
|• Environmental Conservation|
|• Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities|
Tkaczyk supports tax credits for small businesses, increasing loan programs for farmers, and increasing the minimum wage to $8.50.
- See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012
Tkaczyk ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 46. She defeated Monica M. Arias Miranda and Thomas E. Dolan in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012; she also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. Tkaczyk defeated incumbent George Amedore (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
The 46th district was newly drawn, and seemed initially to favor incumbent Amedore. However, the race was close, as outside PACs poured money into the district supporting Tkaczyk. Amedore was initially declared the winner by 37 votes, but after a recount, Tkaczyk was delcared the winner by 18 votes.
|New York State Senate, District 46, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Cecilia F. Tkaczyk||50%||63,104|
|New York State Senate, District 46 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Monica Arias Miranda||14.7%||961|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Cecilia + Tkaczyk + New + York + Senate"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- [ http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20121029/NEWS/210290331 Recordonline.com "Candidates for new NY Senate District 46 differ on fracking," Accessed October 30, 2012]
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, "Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 9, 2012.
- [www.timesunion.com/local/article/It-s-Tkaczyk-by-just-18-votes-4205383.php Timesunion.com "It's Tkaczyk by just 18 votes," Accessed January 21, 2013]
Neil Breslin (D)
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