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}}{{tnr}}'''Frank Skartados''' is a [[Democratic]] candidate in the [[State legislative special elections, 2012#March 20, 2012|March 20, 2012 special election]] for the [[New York State Assembly]], District 100. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[Thomas Kirwan]] (R) passed away in 2011 at the age of 78.<ref>[http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20111129/NEWS/111129825 ''RecordOnline,'' "Assemblyman Thomas Kirwan of Newburgh dies at 78," November 29, 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Frank Skartados''' was a [[Democratic]] candidate in the [[State legislative special elections, 2012#March 20, 2012|March 20, 2012 special election]] for the [[New York State Assembly]], District 100. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when [[Thomas Kirwan]] (R) passed away in 2011 at the age of 78.<ref>[http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20111129/NEWS/111129825 ''RecordOnline,'' "Assemblyman Thomas Kirwan of Newburgh dies at 78," November 29, 2011]</ref>
  
 
Skartados' professional experiences include teaching environmental studies and American History for the New York Military Academy; serving as chair of the health department for New York Military Academy; and working as an intern for the Center Against Apartheid for the United Nations.
 
Skartados' professional experiences include teaching environmental studies and American History for the New York Military Academy; serving as chair of the health department for New York Military Academy; and working as an intern for the Center Against Apartheid for the United Nations.
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Skartados faces [[John Forman]] (R) in the March 20, 2012 special election. Skartados is also running on the Working Family Party ticket. Forma is also running on the Independence and Conservative Party tickets.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=candidate_32_special NY State Board of Elections, Candidate List, February 28, 2012]</ref>
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Skartados defeated [[John Forman]] (R) in the March 20, 2012 special election. Skartados also ran on the Working Family Party ticket. Forma also ran on the Independence and Conservative Party tickets.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=candidate_32_special NY State Board of Elections, Candidate List, February 28, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20120320/NEWS/120329969 ''Times Herald-Record,'' "Skartados defeats Forman in 100th Assembly District," March 20, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 08:29, 27 March 2012

Frank Skartados
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Candidate for
New York State Assembly District 100
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
State Assembly District 100
2009-2010
Websites
Campaign website
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Frank Skartados was a Democratic candidate in the March 20, 2012 special election for the New York State Assembly, District 100. The special election was called to fill the vacancy created when Thomas Kirwan (R) passed away in 2011 at the age of 78.[1]

Skartados' professional experiences include teaching environmental studies and American History for the New York Military Academy; serving as chair of the health department for New York Military Academy; and working as an intern for the Center Against Apartheid for the United Nations.

Skartados earneed his BA in political science from the State University of New York at New Paltz and a MA in international studies from State Universty of California at Sacramento.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

Skartados defeated John Forman (R) in the March 20, 2012 special election. Skartados also ran on the Working Family Party ticket. Forma also ran on the Independence and Conservative Party tickets.[3][4]

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Skartados lost to challenger Thomas Kirwan (R) in the 2010 Assembly race for District 100 by 15 votes. Skartados ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary.[5][6] Skartados maintains he will appeal a judge's decision.[7]

2008

On November 4, 2008 Skartados won election to the New York State Assembly, District 100, defeating opponent Tom Kirwan (R).

Skartados raised $6,965 for his campaign while Kirwan raised $31,910.[8]

New York State Assembly, District 100 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Frank Skartados (D) 22,501
Tom Kirwan (R) 21,605

Campaign donors

2008

In the 2008 election, Skartados raised a total of $6,965.[9]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Skartados, Frank K $3,260
Blank $1,200
Morgan, Madeline $200
Olivera, Mary $160

Committee assignments

During his tenure in the Assembly, Skartados was appointed to the following committees:

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New York Assembly - District 100
2009–2010
Succeeded by
Thomas Kirwan