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Helene Weinstein
New York State Assembly District 41
In office
1981 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 34
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1980
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sAmerican University, 1973
J.D.New England School of Law, 1976
Office website
Helene Weinstein is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. She has represented District 41 since 1981.

Weinstein earned her BA in economics form American University and JD from New England School of Law.[1]

Committee assignments


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


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Weinstein served on the following committees:



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Weinstein ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 41. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. She defeated Joseph Hayon in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Weinstein ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated Alan Bellone (R) in the general election on November 2.[5] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, she ran on the Working Familes ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 41 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Helene Weinstein (D) 16,709
Alan Bellone (R) 4,386


On November 4, 2008 Weinstein won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 41, defeating opponent Alan Bellone (R).

Weinstein raised $98,731 for her campaign while Bellone raised $0.[6]

New York State Assembly, District 41 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Helene Weinstein (D) 25,547
Alan Bellone (R) 4,940

Campaign donors


In 2010, Weinstein received $70,115 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Helene Weinstein's campaign in 2010
New York State Trial Lawyers$3,800
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker$3,000
Health Care Association Of New York State$3,000
Pollock, Jonathan D$2,000
New York State Court Clerks Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $70,115


In 2008, a year in which Weinstein was up for election, she collected $98,731 in donations.[8]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,000
New York State Association of Realtors $3,000
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker $3,000
Health Care Association of New York State $3,000

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Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 41
Succeeded by