|New York State Assembly District 81|
|1994 - Present|
|January 7, 2013|
|Years in position||19|
|Per diem||$61/half day and $171/full day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|First elected||February 1994|
|Next election||November 6, 2012|
|Bachelor's||City University of New York, 1975|
|J.D.||Brooklyn Law School, 1979|
|Place of birth||Bronx, NY|
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.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dinowitz has been appointed to the following committees:
- Aging Committee, New York State Assembly, Chair
- Election Law Committee, New York State Assembly
- Health Committee, New York State Assembly
- Judiciary Committee, New York State Assembly
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Dinowitz served on the following committees:
- Aging Committee, New York Assembly
- Election Law Committee, New York Assembly
- Health Committee, New York Assembly
- Judiciary Committee, New York Assembly
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012
Dinowitz is running in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 81. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He is also running on the Working Families Party ticket. Judith Kunz ran unopposed in the Conservative Party primary. No candidates filed to run in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. 
- 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.
|New York State Assembly, District 81 2010|
|Jeffrey Dinowitz (D)||16,660|
|Joseph McLaughlin (R)||4,915|
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.
|New York State Assembly, District 81 2008|
|Jeffrey Dinowitz (D)||28,702|
|Jeffrey Klapper (C)||1,271|
In 2010, Dinowitz received $86,082 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|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|
|Total Raised in 2010||$86,082|
In the 2008 election, Dinowitz raised a total of $75,533.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|New York State Trial Lawyers||$4,800|
|1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East||$3,800|
|New York Coalition Quality Assisted Living/NYCQAL||$2,000|
|New York State Funeral Directors Association||$2,000|
- New York Assembly - Rep. Jeffrey Dinowitz
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1998
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Dinowitz
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.
- New York Daily News, "32BJ/SEIU Endorses For State Senate, Assembly," August 1, 2012
- New York Times NY state legislative election results
- Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York
- Follow the Money - 2010 contributions
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions
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