|New York Senate District 9|
|1985 - present|
|January 1, 2013|
|Years in position||30|
|Per diem||$171/full day; $61/half day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|First elected||November 6, 1984|
|Next general||November 6, 2012|
|1981 to 1983|
|J.D.||Fordham Law School|
|Date of birth||February 16, 1948|
|Place of birth||Rockville Centre, NY|
Skelos works as Counsel for Ruskin Moscou Faltischek Professional Corporation.
Skelos earned his BA in History from Washington College in 1970. He went on to receive his JD from Fordham Law School in 1975.
Skelos ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated George Sava(D) in the general election. Skelos is running as a member of the Republican, Conservative, and Independence party.
|New York State Senate, General Election Results, District 9 (2010)|
|Dean Skelos (R)||59,252|
|George Sava (D)||30,804|
On November 4, 2008 Dean Skelos won the election for New York State Senate, District 9 with 82,410 votes.
Skelos raised $903,024 for his campaign.
|New York State Senate, District 9 (2008)|
|Dean Skelos (R)||82,410|
|Roy D. Simon (D)||45,038|
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Dean Skelos' 2008 campaign.
|Physicians Reciprocal Insurers||$14,500|
|Roger B. Tilles||$12,000|
|New York State Police Investigators Association||$11,850|
|New York State Court Clerks Association||$11,300|
|New York State AFL-CIO||$10,500|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Skelos has been appointed to these committees:
- Rules Chair
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Skelos served on these committees:
Skelos and his wife Gail have one child.
- Dean Skelos' official campaign website
- Official New York State Senate website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Dean Skelos on Facebook
- Dean Skelos on Twitter
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