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{{tnr}}'''Duane Jackson''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate who sought 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]]. He lost in the primary.<ref name="apny">[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/NY_US_House_0626.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''AP/CSPAN'' "New York-Summary Vote Report," June 26, 2012]</ref>
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{{tnr}}'''Duane Jackson''' was a 2012 [[Democratic]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[New York's 18th Congressional District elections, 2012|the 18th Congressional District]] of [[New York]]. He lost in the primary.<ref name="apny">[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/NY_US_House_0626.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''AP/CSPAN'' "New York-Summary Vote Report," June 26, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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>
 
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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Jackson ran 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 sought nomination on the Democratic Party ticket. He was opposed by [[Rich Becker]], [[Matt Alexander]], [[Tom Wilson]], and [[Sean Maloney]] in the June 26 Democratic primary.<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> Maloney went on to win.<ref name="apny"/>
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Jackson ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 18th Congressional District elections, 2012|18th District]]. He sought nomination on the Democratic Party ticket. He was opposed by [[Rich Becker]], [[Matt Alexander]], [[Tom Wilson]], and [[Sean Maloney]] in the June 26 Democratic primary.<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> Maloney went on to win.<ref name="apny"/>
  
 
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Duane Jackson
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U.S. House, New York, District 18
PartyDemocratic
Duane Jackson was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 18th Congressional District of New York. He lost in the primary.[1]

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.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 18th Congressional District elections, 2012

Jackson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent New York's 18th District. He sought nomination on the Democratic Party ticket. He was opposed by Rich Becker, Matt Alexander, Tom Wilson, and Sean Maloney in the June 26 Democratic primary.[3] Maloney went on to win.[1]

U.S. House, New York District 18 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSean Maloney 48.5% 7,098
Richard Becker 32.6% 4,775
Matthew Alexander 12% 1,752
Duane Jackson 4.6% 674
2.2% 329
Total Votes 14,628

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