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}}{{tnr}}'''David Weprin''' (b. May 2, 1956) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 24 since winning a special election on February 9, 2010 to replace his brother [[Mark Weprin|Mark]], who resigned after winning David's previously held seat on the New York City Council.<ref>[http://www.ny1.com/8-queens-news-content/top_stories/113366/queens-special-election-enters-final-stretch ''NY 1,'' "Queens Special Election Enters Final Stretch," February 8, 2010]</ref> 
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}}{{tnr}}'''David I. Weprin''' (b. May 2, 1956) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 24.  He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in February 2010.
  
David received 62% of the vote, defeating Bob Friedrich. He faced re-election in November 2010.<ref>[http://www.ny1.com/1-all-boroughs-news-content/top_stories/113400/weprin-wins-special-election-in-queens ''NY 1,'' "Weprin Wins Special Election In Queens," February 9, 2010]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Weprin earned his B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York-Albany and his J.D. from Hofstra University.  <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=80379 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Weprin]</ref> His professional experience includes serving as a council member on the New York City Council from 2001-2010, working in financial services, serving as the deputy superintendent of Banks, and working as the secretary of the Banking Board for New York State.
  
Weprin was a councilmember on the New York City Council from 2001-2010.  His professional experiences include financial services; deputy superintendent of Banks; and secretary of the Banking Board for New York State.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Weprin served on the following committees:
  
Weprin earned a BA in political science from the State University of New York-Albany and a JD from Hofstra University.  He and his wife, Ronni, have five children.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=80379 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Weprin]</ref>
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Cities
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|Committee3 = Codes
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|Committee4 = Election Law
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|Committee5 = Insurance
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|Committee6 = Judiciary
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}}
  
==Committee assignments==
 
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Weprin has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Weprin served on the following committees:
* [[Banks Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Cities Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Election Law Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Governmental Employees Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|State = New York
* [[Insurance Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|year = 2011
* [[Judiciary Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Cities
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|Committee3 = Election Law
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|Committee4 = Governmental Employees
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|Committee5 = Insurance
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|Committee6 = Judiciary
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==Elections==
 
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====Endorsements====
 
*32BJ/SEIU<ref>[http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2012/08/32bjseiu-endorses-for-state-senate-assembly ''New York Daily News,'' "32BJ/SEIU Endorses For State Senate, Assembly," August 1, 2012]</ref>
 
  
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
On July 7, Democrats chose Weprin as the Party's nominee to run in the special election set to fill Anthony Weiner's 9th District seat in Congress.<ref name=today>[http://content.usatoday.com/communities/onpolitics/post/2011/07/anthony-weiner-david-weprin-democratic-nominee-/1?csp=34news ''USA Today,'' Dems pick N.Y. assemblyman to run for Weiner's seat, July 7, 2011]</ref> Weprin was defeated by Bob Turner in the special election on September 13, 2011.<ref>[http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2011/09/14/2011-09-14_only_in_ny__the_guy_in_the_twit_pix_isnt_the_car_wreck.html?r=news/politics ''New York Daily News'' "Don't blame Obama as Dem David Weprin fumbles away shot at Anthony Weiner seat," September 14, 2011]</ref> Turner received 54% to Weprin's 46%.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2011/by_county/NY_US_House_0913.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "U.S. House District 9 results, September 13, 2011]</ref>
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On July 7, Democrats chose Weprin as the Party's nominee to run in the special election set to fill Anthony Weiner's 9th District seat in Congress.<ref name=today>[http://content.usatoday.com/communities/onpolitics/post/2011/07/anthony-weiner-david-weprin-democratic-nominee-/1?csp=34news ''USA Today,'' Dems pick N.Y. assemblyman to run for Weiner's seat, July 7, 2011]</ref> Weprin was defeated by Bob Turner in the special election on September 13, 2011.<ref>[http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/2011/09/14/2011-09-14_only_in_ny__the_guy_in_the_twit_pix_isnt_the_car_wreck.html?r=news/politics ''New York Daily News'' "Don't blame Obama as Dem David Weprin fumbles away shot at Anthony Weiner seat," September 14, 2011]</ref> Turner received 54% to Weprin's 46%.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2011/by_county/NY_US_House_0913.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press'' "U.S. House District 9 results, September 13, 2011]</ref> Currently, the 9th Congressional District includes Brooklyn and Queens; however, the district is in danger. Due to population losses, [[Redistricting in New York|redistricting]] may eliminate the 9th District and two congressional seats. <ref name=today/>
 
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Currently, the 9th Congressional District includes Brooklyn and Queens; however, the district is in danger. Due to population losses, [[Redistricting in New York|redistricting]] may eliminate the 9th district and two congressional seats. <ref name=today/>
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===2010===
 
===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Weprin defeated [[Robert Friedrich]] in the September 14 Democratic primary, but Friedrich secured a place on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket. Weprin defeated Friedrich (C) and [[Timothy Furey]] (R) in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, Weprin ran on the [[Working Families Party|Working Familes]] ticket.
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Weprin won a special election on February 9, 2010 to replace his brother [[Mark Weprin|Mark]], who resigned after winning David's previously held seat on the New York City Council.<ref>[http://www.ny1.com/8-queens-news-content/top_stories/113366/queens-special-election-enters-final-stretch ''NY 1,'' "Queens Special Election Enters Final Stretch," February 8, 2010]</ref>  Weprin defeated [[Robert Friedrich]] in the September 14 Democratic primary, but Friedrich secured a place on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket. Weprin defeated Friedrich (C) and [[Timothy Furey]] (R) in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, Weprin ran on the [[Working Families Party|Working Familes]] ticket.
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Weprin received $210,094 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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In 2010, Weprin received $210,094 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC ''followthemoney.org'', "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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==Endorsements==
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===2012===
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In 2012, Weprin’s endorsements included the following:
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*32BJ/SEIU <ref>[http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2012/08/32bjseiu-endorses-for-state-senate-assembly ''New York Daily News,'' "32BJ/SEIU Endorses For State Senate, Assembly," August 1, 2012]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Weprin and his wife, Ronni, have five children.
  
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==Recent news==
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*[http://www.davidweprin2009.com/ David Weprin's official campaign websiteS]
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/David-I-Weprin New York Assembly-Rep. David Weprin]]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=80379 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=80379 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=80379 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=80379 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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David Weprin
DavidWeprin.jpg
New York State Assembly District 24
Incumbent
In office
2010 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York-Albany
J.D.Hofstra University
Personal
Birthday05/02/1956
Place of birthQueens, NY
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
David I. Weprin (b. May 2, 1956) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 24. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in February 2010.

Biography

Weprin earned his B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York-Albany and his J.D. from Hofstra University. [1] His professional experience includes serving as a council member on the New York City Council from 2001-2010, working in financial services, serving as the deputy superintendent of Banks, and working as the secretary of the Banking Board for New York State.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks
Cities
Codes
Election Law
Insurance
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

David Weprin ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 24. He unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 24, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Weprin Incumbent 100% 26,357
Total Votes 26,357

2011

On July 7, Democrats chose Weprin as the Party's nominee to run in the special election set to fill Anthony Weiner's 9th District seat in Congress.[4] Weprin was defeated by Bob Turner in the special election on September 13, 2011.[5] Turner received 54% to Weprin's 46%.[6] Currently, the 9th Congressional District includes Brooklyn and Queens; however, the district is in danger. Due to population losses, redistricting may eliminate the 9th District and two congressional seats. [4]

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Weprin won a special election on February 9, 2010 to replace his brother Mark, who resigned after winning David's previously held seat on the New York City Council.[7] Weprin defeated Robert Friedrich in the September 14 Democratic primary, but Friedrich secured a place on the Conservative Party ticket. Weprin defeated Friedrich (C) and Timothy Furey (R) in the general election on November 2.[8] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, Weprin ran on the Working Familes ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 24 2010
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png David Weprin (D) 17,817
Timothy Furey (R) 5,567
Robert Friedrich (C) 2,145

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for David Weprin is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, David Weprin raised a total of $396,165 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.[9]

David Weprin's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 24 Won $186,071
2010 New York State Assembly, District 24 Won $210,094
Grand Total Raised $396,165

2012

David Weprin won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, David Weprin raised a total of $186,071.

2010

In 2010, Weprin received $210,094 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[10]

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Weprin’s endorsements included the following:

Personal

Weprin and his wife, Ronni, have five children.

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New York Assembly District 24
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