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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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}}{{tnr}}'''Edward C. Braunstein''' (b. April 21, 1981) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing [[New York State Assembly District 26|District 26]].  He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
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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==Biography==
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Braunstein earned his B.S. in Finance from State University of New York at Albany in 2003 and his J.D. from New York Law School in 2008. His professional experience includes working for the New York State Assembly as a legislative assistant to [[Sheldon Silver]], and serving on Community Board 11 serving the Northeast Queens neighborhoods.[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/127894/edward-braunstein#.UdxUjFOhvt4]
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
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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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====
 
*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]]''
 
:: ''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.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref>
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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," accessed February 11, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Edward Braunstein
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|Full name = Edward Braunstein
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|year = 2010
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|Editdate = September 24, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=148106 ''followthemoney.org,'' "Braunstein, Edward" Accessed September 24, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 72275
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012| New York State Assembly, District 26]]
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|totalraised2010 = 249842
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010| New York State Assembly, District 26]]
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===2012===
 
===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Edward Braunstein
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|full Name = Edward Braunstein
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|office= New York State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 72275
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|org1 = New York State Court Officers Association
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|org2 = Mad LLC
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|org3 = Meara, Brian R
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|org4 = New York State Trial Lawyers
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|org5 = Manhattan Beer Distributors
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|orgamount1 = 4100
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|orgamount2 = 4100
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|orgamount3 = 3700
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|orgamount4 = 3000
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|orgamount5 = 3000
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|}}
 
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==Personal==
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==Endorsements==
Braunstein is single.
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===2012===
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In 2012, Braunstein’s endorsements included the following:
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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>
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==Recent news==
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==See also==
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*[[New York State Assembly]]
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*[[New York State Assembly#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[New York State Legislature]]
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*[[New York state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=026 House website]
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=026 Profile from the New York State Assembly]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127894 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://openstates.org/ny/legislators/NYL000075/edward-braunstein/ Profile from Open States]
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127894 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127894 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=133088 2010]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127894 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=135546 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=133088 2010]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 16:11, 27 May 2014

Edward Braunstein
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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$172/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. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Braunstein earned his B.S. in Finance from State University of New York at Albany in 2003 and his J.D. from New York Law School in 2008. His professional experience includes working for the New York State Assembly as a legislative assistant to Sheldon Silver, and serving on Community Board 11 serving the Northeast Queens neighborhoods.[1]

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

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.[3]

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

Comprehensive donor information for Edward Braunstein is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Edward Braunstein raised a total of $322,117 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.[4]

Edward Braunstein's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 26 Won $72,275
2010 New York State Assembly, District 26 Won $249,842
Grand Total Raised $322,117

2012

Edward Braunstein won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Edward Braunstein raised a total of $72,275.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Edward Braunstein's campaign in 2012
New York State Court Officers Association$4,100
Mad LLC$4,100
Meara, Brian R$3,700
New York State Trial Lawyers$3,000
Manhattan Beer Distributors$3,000
Total Raised in 2012$72,275
Source:Follow the Money

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

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Braunstein’s endorsements included the following:

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