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|Position = New York State Assembly District 81
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jeffrey Dinowitz''' (b. December 3, 1954) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 81 since February 1994 when he won a special election. Dinowitz's other political experiences include delegate to the Democratic National Convention; district leader of the Bronx Democratic Party; member of Bronx area Policy Board #7; committeeman for Democratic State Committee; delegate to the Democratic Judicial Convention; and member of District Council 37.
{{tnr}}'''Jeffrey Dinowitz''' (b. December 3, 1954) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 81 since February 1994 when he won a special election. Dinowitz's other political experiences include delegate to the Democratic National Convention; district leader of the Bronx Democratic Party; member of Bronx area Policy Board #7; committeeman for Democratic State Committee; delegate to the Democratic Judicial Convention; and member of District Council 37.
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Dinowitz's professional experiences include administrative law judge for the State of New York; an employee of New York State Department of Motor Vehicles; attorney for New York City Comptroller's office; and assistant counsel for New York State Assembly.
 
Dinowitz's professional experiences include administrative law judge for the State of New York; an employee of New York State Department of Motor Vehicles; attorney for New York City Comptroller's office; and assistant counsel for New York State Assembly.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Dinowitz served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Election Law
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|Committee3 = Health
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dinowitz has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dinowitz served on the following committees:
* [[Aging Committee, New York State Assembly]], Chair
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* [[Election Law Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Health Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Judiciary Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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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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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Election Law
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|Committee3 = Health
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Dinowitz served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Dinowitz served on the following committees:
* [[Aging Committee, New York Assembly]]
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* [[Election Law Committee, New York Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Health Committee, New York Assembly]]
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* [[Judiciary Committee, New York Assembly]]
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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 = Election Law
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|Committee3 = Health
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Dinowitz is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 81. He is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He is also running on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. [[Judith Kunz]] is running unopposed in the [[Conservative Party]] primary. No candidates filed to run in the Republican 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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Dinowitz ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 81. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He defeated [[Judith Kunz]] 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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====Endorsements====
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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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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010, Dinowitz received $86,082 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>
 
In 2010, Dinowitz received $86,082 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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Revision as of 20:19, 2 April 2013

Jeffrey Dinowitz
Jeffrey Dinowitz.jpg
New York State Assembly District 81
Incumbent
In office
1994 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 20
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCity University of New York, 1975
J.D.Brooklyn Law School, 1979
Personal
Birthday12/03/1954
Place of birthBronx, NY
ReligionJewish
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jeffrey Dinowitz (b. December 3, 1954) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 81 since February 1994 when he won a special election. Dinowitz's other political experiences include delegate to the Democratic National Convention; district leader of the Bronx Democratic Party; member of Bronx area Policy Board #7; committeeman for Democratic State Committee; delegate to the Democratic Judicial Convention; and member of District Council 37.

Dinowitz's professional experiences include administrative law judge for the State of New York; an employee of New York State Department of Motor Vehicles; attorney for New York City Comptroller's office; and assistant counsel for New York State Assembly.

Dinowitz earned a BA from Herbert Lehman College, City University of New York and a JD from Brooklyn Law School. He and his wife, Sylvia Gottlieb, have two children; Kara and Eric.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Consumer Affairs and Protection, Chair
Election Law
Health
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Dinowitz ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 81. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He defeated Judith Kunz in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 81, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJeffrey Dinowitz Incumbent 93% 32,251
     Conservative Judith Kunz 7% 2,434
Total Votes 34,685

Endorsements

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Dinowitz ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated Joseph McLaughlin (R) in the general election on November 2. In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the Working Familes ticket.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 81 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jeffrey Dinowitz (D) 16,660
Joseph McLaughlin (R) 4,915

2008

On November 4, 2008 Dinowitz won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 81, defeating opponent Jeffrey Klapper (C).

Dinowitz raised $75,533 for his campaign while Klapper raised $0.[6]

New York State Assembly, District 81 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jeffrey Dinowitz (D) 28,702
Jeffrey Klapper (C) 1,271

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Dinowitz received $86,082 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jeffrey Dinowitz's campaign in 2010
New York State United Teachers$3,800
New York State Trial Lawyers$3,000
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$2,500
Katsikoumbas, Stefanos$2,500
Tosellet, Gilles$2,500
Total Raised in 2010 $86,082

2008

In the 2008 election, Dinowitz raised a total of $75,533.[8]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
New York State Trial Lawyers $4,800
1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East $3,800
Katsikoumbas, Christina $2,500
Katsikoumbas, Dimitrios $2,000
New York Coalition Quality Assisted Living/NYCQAL $2,000
New York State Funeral Directors Association $2,000

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