|New York State Assembly District 137|
|1983 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||32|
|Per diem||$171/full day; $61/half day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Date of birth||09/12/1941|
|Place of birth||Opp, AL|
Gantt's professional experiences include administrator for Anthony Jordan Health Center; working member of Lithographers and Photoengravers International Union Local 230; and youth counselor for the City of Rochester.
Gantt attended Rochester Institute of Technology and Roberts Wesleyan College.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Gantt served on the following committees:
- Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry Committee, New York State Assembly
- Local Governments Committee, New York State Assembly
- Rules Committee, New York State Assembly
- Transportation Committee, New York State Assembly, Chair
- Ways and Means Committee, New York State Assembly
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Gantt served on the following committees:
- Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry Committee, New York Assembly
- Local Governments Committee, New York Assembly
- Rules Committee, New York Assembly
- Transportation Committee, New York Assembly
- Ways and Means Committee, New York Assembly
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012
Gantt ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 137. He defeated Jose A. Cruz and John F. Lightfoot in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He defeated Green Party candidate Andrew P. Langdon in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New York State Assembly, District 137, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||David Gantt Incumbent||88%||33,081|
|Green||Andrew P. Langdon||12%||4,498|
|New York State Assembly, District 137 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|David Gantt Incumbent||68.8%||3,399|
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010
Gantt ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.
|New York State Assembly, District 133 2010|
|David Gantt (D)||14,972|
On November 4, 2008 Gantt won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 133. He ran unopposed.
Gantt raised $92,378 for his campaign.
|New York State Assembly, District 133 2008|
|David Gantt (D)||29,601|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Gantt received $95,625 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to David Gantt's campaign in 2010|
|Health Care Association Of New York State||$3,000|
|South Buffalo Railway||$3,000|
|New York State Automobile Dealers Association||$2,900|
|New York State Afl-Cio||$2,000|
|New York State Association Of Electrical Workers||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$95,625|
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- New York Assembly - Rep. Joseph Morelle
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Gantt
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.
- ABC News, "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012
- New York Times NY state legislative election results
- Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York
- Follow the Money - 2010 contributions
Christopher Friend (R)
|New York Assembly District 137
| Succeeded by|
|New York Assembly District 133
| Succeeded by|
Bill Nojay (R)
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