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}}{{tnr}}'''Gary S. Stein''' (b. July 20, 1956, in Dumont, [[New Jersey]]) {{2014is}} a 2014 [[Republican]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2014|U.S. House]] to represent [[Florida's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014|the 20th Congressional District]] of [[Florida]].<ref name="run">[http://election.dos.state.fl.us/candidate/CanList.asp ''Florida Elections Division,'' "Candidate List," accessed January 25, 2014]</ref>
  
* [[Gary Stein (New Jersey)]]: 2013 Brownie Plus Me candidate for District 2 of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]]
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He was a [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013]] Brownie Plus Me candidate for [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013#District 2|District 2]] of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]].<ref name=gencand>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-candidates-general-assembly-0912b.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', "Official general election candidates," September 9, 2013]</ref><ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2013/by_state/NJ_Page_1105.html?SITE=AP&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press,'' "New Jersey - Summary Vote Results," November 6, 2013]</ref>
* [[Gary Stein (Florida)]] : 2014 [[Republican]] candidate for [[Florida's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014|Florida's 20th Congressional District]]
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Stein ran for the [[United States House of Representatives]] in 2012.<ref>[http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/breaking/gary-stein-set-to-challenge-rep-frank-lobiondo-but-he/article_a6e57c72-2aa9-11e1-989a-001871e3ce6c.html ''The Press of Atlantic City'' "Gary Stein set to challenge Rep. Frank LoBiondo; but he doesn't expect to win," December 19, 2011]</ref> He was defeated by [[Cassandra Shober]] in the June 5, 2012, Democratic primary.<ref name="ny"/>
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He was a 2011 [[Democratic]] candidate for District 2 of the [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011|New Jersey General Assembly]]. <ref>[http://www.app.com/article/20110411/NJNEWS10/110411075/Candidates-file-petitions-to-run-for-NJ-State-Legislature ''Asbury Park Press,'' "Candidates file petitions to run for NJ State Legislature," April 11, 2011]</ref>
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Stein ran unsuccessfully for Congress in 2010, losing to Frank LoBiondo.  He also ran as an Independent for [[Governor of New Jersey]] in 2009, and as a Republican for Congress in 2008.
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==Biography==
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Stein earned his B.S. in Finance from New York University in 1978.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/108022/gary-stein#.UiLXQbxw_vs Project Vote Smart - Gary Stein]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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===2013===
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Stein's website highlighted the following campaign themes and issues:<ref>[http://garysteinforassembly.com/Home_Page_Plus_.php ''Gary Stein campaign website'' "Home page," Accessed August 31, 2013]</ref>
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* A tax plan for consideration statewide:
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# Excerpt: "Local authorities should  lower top pay of teachers 10%, firemen and police, 20%.  Starting pay stays same, everyone in-between adjusted in a graduated scale from top to bottom.  Protect pension.  Pension still based on highest last salary.  Future Assemblyman will take on State Police highest salary, all by himself."
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# Excerpt: "Lower local property taxes 20%"
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# Excerpt: "Eliminate the personal and corporate income tax to stimulate the economy."
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# Excerpt: "Raise the sales tax 2%.  Reduce it 1% after 1 yr., and let other 1% expire after 4 yrs, coinciding with the 2017 Gubernatorial election."
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# Excerpt: "Install a commission to determine which programs are on the chopping block in anticipation of gridlock associated with #4 above."
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*Ballot reform
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** Excerpt: "End the 'Soprano States' rigged primary and general election ballots .  Stop bracketing candidates, ballot slogans and preferential columns."
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====2012====
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According to his website, Stein's campaign platform included the following issues<ref>[http://steinforcongress.com/ ''Gary Stein campaign website'' "Home page," Accessed May 28, 2012]</ref>:
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* Single-payer health care
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* National sales tax, plus higher income taxes for the top 10%, eliminating income taxes for the bottom 90%
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* Offering statehood to Mexico
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==Elections==
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===2014===
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:: ''See also: [[Florida's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014]]''
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Stein {{2014isrunning}} in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2014|2014 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2014|U.S. House]] to represent [[United States House of Representatives elections in Florida, 2014|Florida's]] [[Florida's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014|20th District]].<ref name="run"/> Stein {{2014isseeking}} the Republican nomination in the primary. {{Nov2014genelection}}
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===2013===
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:: ''See also: [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013]]''
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Stein ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2013|2013 election]] for [[New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013|New Jersey General Assembly]] District 2. He was defeated by incumbent [[Chris Brown, New Jersey|Chris Brown]] (R) and [[Vincent Mazzeo]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 5, 2013.<ref name=gencand/><ref>[http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-official-general-election-results-general-assembly.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' "2013 Official General Election results," accessed December 6, 2013]</ref>
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|votes2 = 25164
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|candidate3 = John Amodeo
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|candidate4= Nick Russo
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|candidate5= Gary Stein
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
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Stein ran for the [[United States House of Representatives]] in 2012. He ran as a Democrat to represent New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District,<ref>[http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/breaking/gary-stein-set-to-challenge-rep-frank-lobiondo-but-he/article_a6e57c72-2aa9-11e1-989a-001871e3ce6c.html ''The Press of Atlantic City'' "Gary Stein set to challenge Rep. Frank LoBiondo; but he doesn't expect to win," December 19, 2011]</ref> and lost to [[Cassandra Shober]] in the June 5, 2012, Democratic primary.<ref name="ny"/><ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-information.html#2 New Jersey Secretary of State "2012 Primary Results"]</ref>
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Gary Stein was a candidate for the 2011 Democratic Party nomination for District 2 of the [[New Jersey General Assembly]]. Stein was defeated by [[Alisa Cooper]] and [[Damon Tyner]] in the primary on June 7.<ref>[http://www.state.nj.us/state/elections/election-results/official-2011-primary-candidates-gen-assembly-050411.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State,'' 2011 Official General Assembly Primary Candidate List]</ref><ref>[http://elections.nj.com/dynamic/files/elections/2011/by_state/NJ_State_Assembly_0607.html?SITE=NJNEWELN&SECTION=POLITICS Unofficial primary results]</ref>
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With 2nd District Republican incumbent [[Vincent Polistina]] choosing to run for the state [[New Jersey State Senate|senate]], ''NJ Spotlight'' has identified the 2nd as a potential place for the GOP to lose a seat in the Assembly.  Following [[Redistricting in New Jersey|redistricting]] the 2nd became more Democratic, losing Republican Galloway Township and picking up Democratic Somers Point, Buena and Buena Vista.<ref>[http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/11/0412/0219/ ''NJ Spotlight,'' "Election 2011: Where the Republicans Can Pick Up Assembly Seats," April 12, 2011]</ref>
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Stein is married to his wife, Cynthia.
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==Recent news==
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==See also==
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*[[New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012]]
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*[[New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District]]
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*[[United States House of Representatives]]
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*[[Florida's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014]]
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*[http://steinforcongress.com/home.html Gary Stein for Congress 2014 campaign website]
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*[http://www.steinforassembly.com/ Gary Stein for Assembly 2011 official campaign website]
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*[http://garysteinforassembly.com/Home_Page.php Gary Stein for Assembly 2013 official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=108022 Gary S. Stein Project Vote Smart profile]
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*[http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/press/atlantic/gary-stein-challenges-alisa-cooper-damon-tyner-in-democrat-race/article_eb68f4f8-8a6f-11e0-ad4d-001cc4c002e0.html ''Press of Atlantic City,'' "Gary Stein challenges Alisa Cooper, Damon Tyner in Democrat race for Assembly nominations in Atlantic County," May 30, 2011]
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*[http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/press/atlantic/democratic-new-jersey-assembly-candidate-gary-stein-calls-for-single/article_e659db58-87ea-11e0-9f48-001cc4c002e0.html?mode=story ''Press of Atlantic City,'' "Democratic New Jersey Assembly candidate Gary Stein calls for single-payer health care system," May 26, 2011]
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*[http://theessentialsteinforcongress2012.com/ 2012 campaign website]
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* [http://nj.gov/state/elections/2013-results/2013-unofficial-general-candidates-general-assembly-0715.pdf ''New Jersey Department of State'', Unofficial general election candidates]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/SteinForCongress2012?fref=browse_search Gary Stein Facebook profile]
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Revision as of 13:11, 25 January 2014

Gary Stein
Gary Stein.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. House, Florida, District 20
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sNew York University
Personal
BirthdayJuly 20, 1956
Place of birthDumont, NJ
ReligionJewish
Websites
Campaign website
Gary S. Stein (b. July 20, 1956, in Dumont, New Jersey) is a 2014 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 20th Congressional District of Florida.[1]

He was a 2013 Brownie Plus Me candidate for District 2 of the New Jersey General Assembly.[2][3]

Stein ran for the United States House of Representatives in 2012.[4] He was defeated by Cassandra Shober in the June 5, 2012, Democratic primary.[5]

He was a 2011 Democratic candidate for District 2 of the New Jersey General Assembly. [6]

Stein ran unsuccessfully for Congress in 2010, losing to Frank LoBiondo. He also ran as an Independent for Governor of New Jersey in 2009, and as a Republican for Congress in 2008.

Biography

Stein earned his B.S. in Finance from New York University in 1978.[7]

Issues

Campaign themes

2013

Stein's website highlighted the following campaign themes and issues:[8]

  • A tax plan for consideration statewide:
  1. Excerpt: "Local authorities should lower top pay of teachers 10%, firemen and police, 20%. Starting pay stays same, everyone in-between adjusted in a graduated scale from top to bottom. Protect pension. Pension still based on highest last salary. Future Assemblyman will take on State Police highest salary, all by himself."
  2. Excerpt: "Lower local property taxes 20%"
  3. Excerpt: "Eliminate the personal and corporate income tax to stimulate the economy."
  4. Excerpt: "Raise the sales tax 2%. Reduce it 1% after 1 yr., and let other 1% expire after 4 yrs, coinciding with the 2017 Gubernatorial election."
  5. Excerpt: "Install a commission to determine which programs are on the chopping block in anticipation of gridlock associated with #4 above."
  • Ballot reform
    • Excerpt: "End the 'Soprano States' rigged primary and general election ballots . Stop bracketing candidates, ballot slogans and preferential columns."

2012

According to his website, Stein's campaign platform included the following issues[9]:

  • Single-payer health care
  • National sales tax, plus higher income taxes for the top 10%, eliminating income taxes for the bottom 90%
  • Offering statehood to Mexico

Elections

2014

See also: Florida's 20th Congressional District elections, 2014

Stein is running in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Florida's 20th District.[1] Stein is seeking the Republican nomination in the primary. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

2013

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2013

Stein ran in the 2013 election for New Jersey General Assembly District 2. He was defeated by incumbent Chris Brown (R) and Vincent Mazzeo (D) in the general election which took place on November 5, 2013.[2][10]

New Jersey General Assembly, District 2 General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChris Brown Incumbent 25.6% 26,020
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngVincent Mazzeo 24.8% 25,164
     Republican John Amodeo Incumbent 24.7% 25,124
     Democratic Nick Russo 23.5% 23,900
     Independent Gary Stein 1.4% 1,388
Total Votes 101,596

2012

See also: New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

Stein ran for the United States House of Representatives in 2012. He ran as a Democrat to represent New Jersey's 2nd Congressional District,[11] and lost to Cassandra Shober in the June 5, 2012, Democratic primary.[5][12]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 2 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngCassandra Shober 64.9% 9,810
Viola Hughes 26.3% 3,971
Gary Stein 8.8% 1,327
Total Votes 15,108

2011

See also: New Jersey General Assembly elections, 2011

Gary Stein was a candidate for the 2011 Democratic Party nomination for District 2 of the New Jersey General Assembly. Stein was defeated by Alisa Cooper and Damon Tyner in the primary on June 7.[13][14]

New Jersey General Assembly District 2, 2011
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAlisa Cooper 46.3% 3,361
Green check mark transparent.pngDamon Tyner 46.5% 3,370
Gary Stein 7.2% 524
Total Votes 7,255

Redistricting

With 2nd District Republican incumbent Vincent Polistina choosing to run for the state senate, NJ Spotlight has identified the 2nd as a potential place for the GOP to lose a seat in the Assembly. Following redistricting the 2nd became more Democratic, losing Republican Galloway Township and picking up Democratic Somers Point, Buena and Buena Vista.[15]

Personal

Stein is married to his wife, Cynthia.

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