George Latimer

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George Latimer
New York State Assembly District 91
Incumbent
Assumed office
2005
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
George Latimer (b. November 22, 1953) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 91 since 2005. Latimer's political experiences also include legislator for Westchester County Board of Legislators; candidate for lieutenant governor for New York State; chairman of the Westchester County Board of Legislators; councilman for Rye City Council; and chair of the Westchester County Democratic Committee.

Latimer's professional experience is as a marketing executive for AT&T, IBM, International Telephone & Telegraph Company, Nestle, and Sherson Lehman.

Latimer earned a BA from Fordham University and a MPA from New York University's Wagner School. He and his wife, Robin, have one child; Meagan.[1]

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Latimer ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated Bill Reed (R) in the general election on November 2.[2] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, and Working Families Party.

2008

On November 4, 2008 Latimer won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 91, defeating opponent Rob Biagi (R).

Latimer raised $140,964 for his campaign while Biagi raised $22,273.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 91 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png George Latimer (D) 31,886
Rob Biagi (R) 12,816

Campaign donors

2008

In the 2008 election, Latimer raised a total of $140,964.[4]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Chin, Sylvia F $2,000
New York State Trial Lawyers $1,500
New York State United Teachers $1,500
New York State Pipe Trades Association $1,500
Communications Workers Local 1103 $1,050

Committee membership

  • Subcommittee on Catastrophic Natural Disasters

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New York Assembly - District 91
2005–present
Succeeded by
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