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Jeffrey Klein
Jeffrey Klein.jpg
New York State Senate District 34
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Business Partner
Website Senate website
Jeffrey Klein (b. July 10, 1960) is a Democratic member of the New York State Senate. Klein was a member of the New York State Committee from 1988 to 1990. He then served in the New York State Assembly from 1994 to 2004. He then joined the New York State Senate in 2005 and has served in that position since. He was Senate Deputy Minority Leader from 2007 to 2008. He has also served as Democratic District Leader since 1990. He is currently the Deputy Majority Leader for Legislative Operations, representing the 34th district.

Klein worked in Lead Paint Litigation for Trolman & Glaser Firm. He was then Chief of Staff/Executive Assistant for Congressman James Scheuer from 1985 to 1988. He worked as District Administrator from 1988 to 1992. He is currently Partner for Klein Calderoni & Santucci, Limited Liability Partnership.

Klein earned his BA from Queens College in 1983. He went on to receive his MPA from the School of International and Public Affairs from Columbia University in 1985. He then earned his JD from the City University of New York Law School in 1993.



Klein was unopposed in the Democratic primary. He defeated Frank Vernuccio (R) in the general election.[1] He ran as a member of the Democratic, Independence, and Working Families party.


On November 4, 2008 Jeffrey Klein won the election for New York State Senate, District 34 with 61,862 votes.

Klein raised $1,811,483 for his campaign.[2]

New York State Senate, District 34 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jeffrey Klein (D) 61,862
Daniel Fasolino (R) 22,622

Campaign Donors

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Jeffrey Klein's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Financial Service Centers of New York $29,000
Amerigroup Community Care $18,750
Blank Per State $17,500
Knickerbocker Television $15,000
Bronx Realty Advisory Board $12,000

Committee assignments


Klein is divorced.

External links

Suggest a link


  1. New York Times NY state legislative election results
  2. 2008 Follow the Money's report on Jeffrey's 2008 campaign contributions
Political offices
Preceded by
New York Senate District 34
Succeeded by
State Senate candidate, 2010