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}}{{tnr}}'''James G. Skoufis''' (b. 1987) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 99.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
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==Biography==
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Skoufis earned his B.A. from George Washington University in 2008 and his M.A. from Colombia University in 2009.  His professional experience includes being a former Project Manager at Amerigard Alarm and Security Corporation.<ref>[https://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/142704/james-skoufis#.Ud33zVPk_t4 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Skoufis]</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, Skoufis served on the following committees:
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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 = Agriculture
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|Committee2 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Committee3 = Insurance
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|Committee4 = Labor
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|Committee5 = Transportation
 
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{{tnr}}'''James Skoufis'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012#District 99|District 99]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].
 
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Skoufis is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 99. He is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012; he is also running on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. [[Colin J. Schmitt]] and [[Kyle P. Roddey]] -- who is also running on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket -- are running in the Republican primary. Skoufis and Roddey are also running in the [[Independence Party of New York State]] primary. The general election takes 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>
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Skoufis ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 99. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012; he also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He defeated [[Kyle P. Roddey]] 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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|candidate2 = Kyle P. Roddey
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|votes1 = 29030
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|votes2 = 23171
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Editdate = September 25, 2013
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|party = Democratic
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012| New York State Assembly, District 99]]
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===2012===
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|total raised = 274904
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|org1 = Democratic Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York
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|org2 = Friends of James Skoufis
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|org3 = 1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East
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|org4 = New York State United Teachers
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|org5 = Empire State Pride Agenda
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|orgamount1 = 181229
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|orgamount2 = 5059
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==Recent news==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''James + Skoufis + New + York + Assembly'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "'''James + Skoufis + New + York + Assembly'''"
 
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==See also==
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*[[New York State Assembly]]
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*[[New York State Assembly#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[New York State Legislature]]
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*[[New York state legislative districts]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/James-Skoufis Profile from the New York State Assembly]
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*[http://openstates.org/ny/legislators/NYL000309/james-skoufis/ Profile from Open States]
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*[https://votesmart.org/candidate/142704/james-skoufis#.UIbitoaQO-U Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[https://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/142704/james-skoufis#.Ud33zVPk_t4 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1416635 Follow the Money]
  
 
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James Skoufis
James Skoufis.jpg
New York State Assembly District 99
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$172/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Woodbury Town Council
Education
High schoolMonroe-Woodbury High School
Bachelor'sThe George Washington University
Master'sColumbia University
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
James G. Skoufis (b. 1987) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 99. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Skoufis earned his B.A. from George Washington University in 2008 and his M.A. from Colombia University in 2009. His professional experience includes being a former Project Manager at Amerigard Alarm and Security Corporation.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Consumer Affairs and Protection
Insurance
Labor
Transportation

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Skoufis ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 99. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012; he also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He defeated Kyle P. Roddey in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 99, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJames G. Skoufis 55.6% 29,030
     Republican Kyle P. Roddey 44.4% 23,171
Total Votes 52,201

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for James Skoufis is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, James Skoufis raised a total of $274,904 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[4]

James Skoufis's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 99 Won $274,904
Grand Total Raised $274,904

2012

James Skoufis won election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, James Skoufis raised a total of $274,904.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to James G. Skoufis's campaign in 2012
Democratic Assembly Campaign Cmte of New York$181,229
Friends of James Skoufis$5,059
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$4,100
New York State United Teachers$4,100
Empire State Pride Agenda$4,100
Total Raised in 2012$274,904
Source:Follow the Money

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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 99
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