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Jane Corwin

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Jane Corwin
New York State Assembly District 142
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession President, Philip M. and Jane Lewis Corwin Foundation
Website House site
Jane Corwin (b. February 29, 1964) is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly. She has represented District 142 since 2009. Corwin's political experiences include assistant treasurer of Collins for Our Future Campaign.

Corwin is president of Philip M. and Jane Lewis Corwin Foundation. Her professional experiences also include secretary and treasurer of The Talking Phone Book and research director of Henry Ansbacher, Incorporated.

Corwin earned a BA in psychology from the State University of New York at Albany and a MBA in finance from Pace University. She and her husband, Philip, have three children; Melanie, Kellie, and William.[1]

Corwin is running in the special election for New York's 26th Congressional District. The special election is on May 24, 2011. Corwin faces Kathy Hochul (D), Jack Davis (Tea Party) and Ian Murphy (G).[2]

Committee assignments


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


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



Corwin ran unsuccessfully in a special election for U.S. House District 26.[3] While considered an early favorite in the race to replace the seat previously held by U.S. Representative Chris Lee, Corwin was defeated by Kathy Hochul in the May 24, 2011 special election. A third candidate in the race -- Jack Davis -- garnered more votes than was the difference between Corwin and Hochul.[4]

Corwin has requested a recount and filed a legal injunction to delay the outright declaration of a winner.[5]


Corwin was unopposed September 14 Republican primary. She was also unopposed in the general election.[6]

New York State Assembly, District 142 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jane Corwin (R) 37,669


On November 4, 2008 Corwin won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 142, defeating opponent Jeffrey Bono (WF).

Corwin raised $364,992 for his campaign while Bono raised $0.[7]

New York State Assembly, District 142 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jane Corwin (R) 32,293
Jeffrey Bono (WF) 4,084

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New York Assembly - District 142
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