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{{tnr}}'''Duane Jackson''' is a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[New York's 18th congressional district elections, 2012|the 18th Congressional District]] of [[New York]].
 
{{tnr}}'''Duane Jackson''' is a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[New York's 18th congressional district elections, 2012|the 18th Congressional District]] of [[New York]].
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Jackson is a U.S. Navy veteran who worked in city planning for 15 years before pursuing street vending. One day in 2010, the vendor spotted a smoking SUV. He called the police, and in doing so, thwarted a bomb plot in Times Square.<ref name="huffpo">[http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/07/duane-jackson-vendor-who-_n_1259649.html ''Huffington Post'' "Duane Jackson, Vendor Who Alerted Police To Times Square Bomb, Is Running For Congress," February 7, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York's 18th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
 
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Jackson is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 18th congressional district elections, 2012|18th District]]. He is seeking Democratic Party ticket. He is opposed in the primary by [[Rich Becker]], [[Matt Alexander]], [[Tom Wilson]], and [[Sean Maloney]]. The general election is November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref>
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Jackson is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 18th congressional district elections, 2012|18th District]]. He is seeking Democratic Party ticket. He is opposed in the primary by [[Rich Becker]], [[Matt Alexander]], [[Tom Wilson]], and [[Sean Maloney]]. The general election is November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

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Duane Jackson
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U.S. House, New York, District 18
PartyDemocratic
Duane Jackson is a 2012 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 18th Congressional District of New York.

Jackson is a U.S. Navy veteran who worked in city planning for 15 years before pursuing street vending. One day in 2010, the vendor spotted a smoking SUV. He called the police, and in doing so, thwarted a bomb plot in Times Square.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 18th congressional district elections, 2012

Jackson is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing New York's 18th District. He is seeking Democratic Party ticket. He is opposed in the primary by Rich Becker, Matt Alexander, Tom Wilson, and Sean Maloney. The general election is November 6, 2012.[2]

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