Frank Skartados

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Frank Skartados
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Candidate for
New York State Assembly District 100
Prior offices
State Assembly District 100
Campaign website
Frank Skartados is 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]



See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

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.[3]


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.[4][5] Skartados maintains he will appeal a judge's decision.[6]


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.[7]

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


In the 2008 election, Skartados raised a total of $6,965.[8]

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:

External links

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