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Revision as of 20:49, 1 August 2011

Christopher Friend
New York State Assembly, District 137
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 1, 2011
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Chemist, Politician
Website House site
Christopher Friend is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 137 since 2011.

Though trained as a chemist, Friend has been involved with local government for the Town of Big Flats and elected to the Chemung County Legislature before running for assembly.

He holds a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of New Hampshire as well as a master's degree and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from SUNY Buffalo. He and his wife Renee have four children, Brianna, Joshua, Ashley, and Elijah.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Friend defeated Paul Marcellus in the September 14 Republican primary. Friend defeated James Hare (D) and Paul Marcellus (Conservative) in the general election on November 2.

New York State Assembly, District 137 2010
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Christopher Friend (R) 21,248
James Hare (D) 10,844
Paul Marcellus (C) 1,677

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Friend raised a total of $82,558 in campaign contributions.[1]

His three largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Friend, Christopher S $37,216
Republican Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York $15,000
Friends for Winner $3,000

Personal

Friend and his wife Renee have four children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas O'Mara (R)
New York Assembly - District 137
2011-Present
Succeeded by
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