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'''Jeffery Peress''' was a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Green Party]] candidate for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012#District 13|District 13]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].  
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'''Jeffery Peress''' {{2014is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Green Party]] candidate for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2014#District 13|District 13]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2014====
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Peress' campaign website highlighted the following issues:<ref>[http://voteperess.wordpress.com/issues/ ''Vote Peress'', "Issues," accessed October 8, 2014]</ref>
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*Favors public campaign finance laws
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*Favors lowering of property and sales tax, and eventually eliminating property taxes and replacing them with a personal income tax
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*Favors reinstating revenue sharing and restoring the pre 1972 tax level brackets
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*Favors a progressive tax giving a higher tax bracket to the wealthy and a tax break for the lower to middle income earners
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*Favors raising the state minimum wage to $15/hr
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*Favors free education from day care through universities/vocational schools.
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*Favors single payer, universal health care coverage – Medicare for All
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*Favors legalization of marijuana
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*Opposes hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and favors a total statewide ban
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Peress ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 13. He ran unopposed in the Green Party primary on September 13, 2012. Incumbent [[Charles D. Lavine]] ran unopposed in the Democratic primary; he also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] and [[Independence Party of New York State]] tickets. [[Louis Imbroto]] ran unopposed in the Republican primary; he also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket. Peress was defeated by [[Charles Lavine]] 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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Peress ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 13. He ran unopposed in the Green Party primary on September 13, 2012. Incumbent [[Charles D. Lavine]] ran unopposed in the Democratic primary; he also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] and [[Independence Party of New York State]] tickets. [[Louis Imbroto]] ran unopposed in the Republican primary; he also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] ticket. Peress was defeated by [[Charles Lavine]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov/NYSBOE/elections/2012/Primary/CandidateList09132012PrimaryCandidatesAll.pdf ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', "Candidate List for the September 13, 2012, State Primary Election," accessed July 31, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov/NYSBOE/elections/2012/Primary/2012PrimaryResultsSept.pdf ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', "Official September 13, 2012, Primary Results," accessed July 31, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov/NYSBOE/elections/2012/General/AD_04-09-2013.pdf ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', "Official Assembly Election Returns Nov. 6, 2012," accessed July 31, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==See also==
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*[[New York State Assembly]]
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*[[New York State Assembly District 13]]
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*[[New York State Assembly elections, 2014]]
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*[[New York State Legislature]]
  
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://voteperess.wordpress.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/VotePeress Jeffery J. Peress on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/voteperess Jeffery J. Peress on Twitter]
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*[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/55408/jeffery-peress#.VDWuw1tdTpY Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[https://votesmart.org/candidate/55408/jeffery-peress#.VDWuvltdTpY Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.nyassembly.gov/ New York State Assembly]
  
 
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Jeffery Peress
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Former candidate for
New York State Assembly District 13
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Jeffery Peress was a 2014 Green Party candidate for District 13 of the New York State Assembly.

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Peress' campaign website highlighted the following issues:[1]

  • Favors public campaign finance laws
  • Favors lowering of property and sales tax, and eventually eliminating property taxes and replacing them with a personal income tax
  • Favors reinstating revenue sharing and restoring the pre 1972 tax level brackets
  • Favors a progressive tax giving a higher tax bracket to the wealthy and a tax break for the lower to middle income earners
  • Favors raising the state minimum wage to $15/hr
  • Favors free education from day care through universities/vocational schools.
  • Favors single payer, universal health care coverage – Medicare for All
  • Favors legalization of marijuana
  • Opposes hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and favors a total statewide ban

Elections

2014

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2014

Elections for the office of New York State Assembly took place in 2014. A primary election took place on September 9, 2014. The general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was July 10, 2014. Incumbent Charles Lavine was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Louis Imbroto was unopposed in the Republican primary. Jeffery J. Peress ran as a Green Party candidate. Lavine ran on the Working Families Party, Women's Equality Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets and Imbroto ran on the Conservative Party ticket. Lavine defeated Imbroto and Peress in the general election.[2][3][4]

New York State Assembly, District 13 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Lavine Incumbent 60.2% 17,687
     Republican Louis Imbroto 38.4% 11,290
     Green Jeffery J. Peress 1.3% 389
Total Votes 29,366

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Peress ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 13. He ran unopposed in the Green Party primary on September 13, 2012. Incumbent Charles D. Lavine ran unopposed in the Democratic primary; he also ran on the Working Families Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. Louis Imbroto ran unopposed in the Republican primary; he also ran on the Conservative Party ticket. Peress was defeated by Charles Lavine in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[5][6][7]

New York State Assembly, District 13, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Lavine Incumbent 63.3% 29,089
     Republican Louis Imbroto 35.8% 16,470
     Green Jeffery J. Peress 0.9% 395
Total Votes 45,954

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