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'''Helene Weinstein''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 41.  
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 41
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}}{{tnr}}'''Helene E. Weinstein''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 41. She was first elected to the chamber in 1981.
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==Biography==
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Weinstein earned her BA in Economics form American University and JD from New England School of Law.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=23094 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Weinstein]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Weinstein served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New York
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Judiciary
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Aging
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|Committee3 = Codes
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|Committee4 = Rules
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|Committee5 = Ways and Means
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Weinstein served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New York
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Codes
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Chair3 = Chair
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|Committee4 = Rules
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|Committee5 = Ways and Means
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}}
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Weinstein served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse=Yes
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|State = New York
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Codes
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Committee4 = Rules
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|Committee5 = Ways and Means
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}}
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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Weinstein ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|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. <ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly, District 41, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Helene Weinstein
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Joseph Hayon
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 = 26257
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|votes2 = 6695
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|votes3 =
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}}
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===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
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Weinstein ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated [[Alan Bellone]] (R) in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, she ran on the [[Working Families Party|Working Familes]] ticket.
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  office = New York State Assembly, District 41 2010
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}}
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Helene Weinstein (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''16,709'''
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|-
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| colspan="2" |  Alan Bellone (R)
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| align="right" | 4,386
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|}
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008 Weinstein won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 41, defeating opponent Alan Bellone (R).
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Weinstein raised $98,731 for her campaign while Bellone raised $0.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
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{{Votebox |
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Helene Weinstein (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''25,547'''
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|-
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| colspan="2" | Alan Bellone (R)
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| align="right" | 4,940
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
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===2010===
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In 2010, Weinstein received $70,115 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $70,115
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|org1 = New York State Trial Lawyers
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|org2 = Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker
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|org3 = Health Care Association Of New York State
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|org4 = Pollock, Jonathan D
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|org5 = New York State Court Clerks Association
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|orgdonor1 = $3,800
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|orgdonor2 = $3,000
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|orgdonor3 = $3,000
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|orgdonor4 = $2,000
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|orgdonor5 = $2,000
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|}}
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===2008===
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In 2008, a year in which Weinstein was up for election, she collected $98,731 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96160 2008 contributions to Helene Weinstein]</ref>
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The major contributors were:
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| New York State Trial Lawyers
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| New York State Association of Realtors
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| Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker
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| align="right" | $3,000
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| Health Care Association of New York State
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==Endorsements==
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===2012===
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In 2012, Weinstein’s endorsements included the following:
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*32BJ/SEIU<ref>[http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2012/08/32bjseiu-endorses-for-state-senate-assembly ''New York Daily News,'' "32BJ/SEIU Endorses For State Senate, Assembly," August 1, 2012]</ref>
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=041 New York Assembly - Rep. Helene Weinstein]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=23094 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=23094 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96160 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83387 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72627 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46301 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45935 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45426 1998]
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Revision as of 15:07, 9 July 2013

Helene Weinstein
HeleneWeinstein.jpg
New York State Assembly District 41
Incumbent
In office
1981 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 33
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1980
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAmerican University, 1973
J.D.New England School of Law, 1976
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Helene E. Weinstein is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 41. She was first elected to the chamber in 1981.

Biography

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

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Weinstein served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary, Chair
Aging
Codes
Rules
Ways and Means

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Weinstein served on the following committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

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]

New York State Assembly, District 41, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHelene Weinstein Incumbent 79.7% 26,257
     Republican Joseph Hayon 20.3% 6,695
Total Votes 32,952

2010

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.[4] 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

2008

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.[5]

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Weinstein received $70,115 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

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

2008

In 2008, a year in which Weinstein was up for election, she collected $98,731 in donations.[7]

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

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Weinstein’s endorsements included the following:

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