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David Koon
New York State Assembly District 135
Former representative
Term in office began
February 1996
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
David Koon (b. March 18, 1947) was a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He represented District 135 from February 1996 -- after winning a special election -- until 2010.

Koon's professional experiences include industrial engineer and manager of new production for Bausch and Lomb and senior engineer for the Kelly Springfield Tire Company.

Koon earned a B.S. from Fairmont State College. He and his wife, Suzanne, have two children; Jason and Jennifer (deceased).[1]



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Koon ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was defeated by challenger Mark Johns (R) in the general election on November 2.[2] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, and Working Families Party.


On November 4, 2008, Koon won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 135, defeating opponent David Bonacchi (R).

Koon raised $134,818 for his campaign while Bonacchi raised $55,831.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 135 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png David Koon (D) 40,467
David Bonacchi (R) 27,169

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Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 135
Succeeded by