Dov Hikind

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Dov Hikind
New York State Assembly District 48
Incumbent
Assumed office
1983
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Dov Hikind (b. June 30, 1950) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 48 since 1983. Hikind serves as the Majority Whip.

Hikind graduated from the City University of New York; earned a BA from Queens College; and a Master's in Urban Studies from Brooklyn College. He and his wife, Shoshana, have three children; Deena, Yoni, and Shmuel.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

No committee assignments found.

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Hikind ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated Brian Doherty (R) in the general election on November 2.[2]

New York State Assembly, District 48 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dov Hikind (D) 9,713
Brian Doherty (R) 5,214

2008

On November 4, 2008 Hikind won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 48, defeating opponent Herbert Ryan (Conservative).

Hikind raised $384,300 for his campaign while Ryan raised $0.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 48 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dov Hikind (D) 8,397
Herbert Ryan (Conservative) 1,139

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, a year in which Hikind was up for election, he collected $384,300 in donations.[4]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
Jerry Silva $7,500
Delta Enterprise Corp $5,000
Parents & Children PAC $3,800
Andrew Kohen $3,800
Susan Kohen $3,800
Jerry Silva $3,800

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New York Assembly - District 48
1983–present
Succeeded by
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