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Revision as of 20:49, 1 August 2011

Guillermo Linares
New York State Assembly, District 72
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 1, 2011
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Democratic
Website House site
Guillermo Linares is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 72 since 2011.

Linares served on the New York City Council from 1992 to 2001. He later became the Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs. He has worked as a school teacher and served on a local school board before being appointed by President Clinton as the chair of the White House Initiative for Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans.

Linares earned his B.S. and his M.S. from City College. He holds a professional diploma in administration and supervision from Fordham University and his doctorate in education from Teachers College, Columbia University. He is married and has two children and a granddaughter.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Linares has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Linares defeated four candidates in the September 14 Democratic primary. Linares went on to defeat Dan Russo (R) in the general election on November 2.[1]

State Assembly Democratic Primary, District 72 (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Guillermo Linares 2,689
Julissa Gomez 1,326
Gabriela Rosa 650
Denis Nelson 548
Miguel Estrella 291
New York State Assembly, District 72 2010
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Guillermo Linares (D) 14,165
Dan Russo (R) 1,382

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Political offices
Preceded by
Adriano Espaillat (D)
New York Assembly - District 72
2011-Present
Succeeded by
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