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|Name = Edward Braunstein
political position  = Candidate for<br> [[New York State Assembly|New York State Assembly, District 26]] |
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 26
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
}}{{tnr}}'''Edward Braunstein''' is a [[:Category:Democratic candidate, New York State Assembly, 2010|Democratic candidate ]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010#District 26|District 26]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].  The [[Primary election dates in 2010|primary election]] was on September 14, 2010 and the general election was on November 2.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Edward C. Braunstein''' (b. April 21, 1981) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 26 since 2011.
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He previously worked for the New York State Assembly as a legislative assistant to [[Sheldon Silver]].  He took evening classes at New York Law School simultaneously and passed the state bar in February of 2009.  He has also sat on Community Board 11 serving the Northeast Queens neighborhoods.  He is a life long resident of Bayside.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Braunstein served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Cities
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|Committee3 = Insurance
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Small Business
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|Committee6 = Transportation
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Braunstein served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Insurance
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Committee4 = Small Business
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|Committee5 = Transportation
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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Braunstein ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 26. He ran 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.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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====Endorsements====
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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>
  
 
===2010===
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Braunstein defeated three opponents in the September 14 Democratic primary. He faced [[Vincent Tabone]] (R) and [[Beth Schiffman]] (W) in the general election on November 2.
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Braunstein defeated three opponents in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated [[Vincent Tabone]] (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>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Edward Braunstein (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''15,264'''
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| colspan="2" | Vincent Tabone (R)
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| align="right" | 11,043
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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===2010===
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In 2010, Braunstein raised a total of $249,842 in campaign contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=133088 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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His five largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:
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| SPEAKERPAC
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| [[New York State United Teachers]]
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| New York State Court Officers Association
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| New York State Trial Lawyers
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| Meara, Brian R
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==Personal==
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Braunstein is single.
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127894 Official Project Vote Smart Biography]
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=026 House website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127894 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127894 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=133088 2010]
  
 
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Revision as of 18:17, 26 June 2013

Edward Braunstein
EdwardBraunstein.jpg
New York State Assembly District 26
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York, Albany, 2003
J.D.New York Law School, 2008
Personal
Birthday04/21/1981
Place of birthManhasset,NY
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Edward C. Braunstein (b. April 21, 1981) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 26 since 2011.

He previously worked for the New York State Assembly as a legislative assistant to Sheldon Silver. He took evening classes at New York Law School simultaneously and passed the state bar in February of 2009. He has also sat on Community Board 11 serving the Northeast Queens neighborhoods. He is a life long resident of Bayside.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Aging
Cities
Insurance
Judiciary
Small Business
Transportation

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Braunstein ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 26. He ran 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.[1][2]

New York State Assembly, District 26, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Braunstein Incumbent 100% 27,919
Total Votes 27,919

Endorsements

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Braunstein defeated three opponents in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated Vincent Tabone (R) in the general election on November 2.[4]

New York State Assembly, District 26 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Edward Braunstein (D) 15,264
Vincent Tabone (R) 11,043

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Braunstein raised a total of $249,842 in campaign contributions.[5]

His five largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
SPEAKERPAC $7,600
New York State United Teachers $7,600
New York State Court Officers Association $7,600
New York State Trial Lawyers $7,600
Meara, Brian R $7,600

Personal

Braunstein is single.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ann-Margaret Carrozza
New York Assembly District 26
2011–present
Succeeded by
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