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Serrano ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Senate elections, 2012|New York State Senate]] District 29. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. Serrano defeated [[Robert Goodman]] (C) and [[Thomas Siracuse]] (G) 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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Serrano ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Senate elections, 2012|New York State Senate]] District 29. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. Serrano defeated [[Robert Goodman]] (C) and [[Thomas Siracuse]] (G) 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, accessed 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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Jose M. Serrano
Jose Serrano.JPG
New York Senate District 29
Incumbent
In office
2005 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Chair of the Senate Minority Conference
2014-present
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$172/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Senate, District 28
2005-2013
Education
Bachelor'sManhattan College
Personal
Place of birthSouth Bronx, NY
ProfessionSenator
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jose M. Serrano is a Democratic member of the New York State Senate, representing District 29. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004. As of the 2014 session, he serves as Chair of the Senate Minority Conference.

He previously represented District 28 in the New York State Senate from 2005 to 2013.

Biography

Serrano earned his B.A. in Government from Manhattan College. His professional experience includes being a member of Community Board 4, a member of New York City Council, District 17, from 2001 to 2004, and a supporter of the Shakespeare Festival, a non-profit committed to the arts.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture
Consumer Protection
Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation
Environmental Conservation
Higher Education

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Serrano served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Serrano served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012

Serrano ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 29. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. Serrano defeated Robert Goodman (C) and Thomas Siracuse (G) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

New York State Senate, District 29, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose M. Serrano Incumbent 94% 72,637
     Conservative Robert Goodman 4.4% 3,381
     Green Thomas Siracuse 1.6% 1,245
Total Votes 77,263

2010

See also: New York State Senate elections, 2010

Serrano ran in the 2010 election for New York State Senate District 28. He was unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated Jon Girodes (R) in the November 2 general election.[3] He ran as a member of the Democratic and Working Families parties.

New York State Senate, General Election Results, District 28 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jose M. Serrano (D) 33,115
Jon Girodes (R) 2,631
Keesha Wiener (Conservative) 568

2008

On November 4, 2008, Jose M. Serrano won the election for New York State Senate, District 28 with 63,788 votes.

Serrano raised $60,628 for his campaign.[4]

New York State Senate, District 28 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jose M. Serrano (D) 63,788
Keisha S. Weiner (R) 4,813

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jose Serrano is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Jose Serrano raised a total of $498,644 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[5]

Jose Serrano's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Senate, District 29 Won $22,900
2010 New York State Senate, District 28 Won $25,919
2008 New York State Senate, District 28 Won $60,628
2006 New York State Senate, District 28 Won $70,017
2004 New York State Senate, District 28 Won $319,180
Grand Total Raised $498,644

2012

Jose Serrano won re-election to the New York State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Jose Serrano raised a total of $22,900.
New York State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jose M. Serrano's campaign in 2012
Manhattan Beer Distributors$5,000
New York State Trial Lawyers$5,000
New York State United Teachers$2,000
Afscme District Council 37$2,000
New York State Nurses Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$22,900
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Listed below are the largest contributors to Serrano's 2010 campaign.[6]

New York State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jose M. Serrano's campaign in 2010
New York State Trial Lawyers$14,400
Lucy Waletzky$2,000
New York State Snowmobile Association$1,000
New York State AFL-CIO$1,000
New York State Nurses Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $25,919

2008

Listed below are the five largest contributors to Jose M. Serrano's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East $9,500
New York State Trial Lawyers $7,000
New York State United Teachers $3,075
Jobs Opportunities & Education PAC (JOE-PAC) $2,000
AFSCME District Council 37 $1,500

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Serrano’s endorsements included the following:

Personal

Serrano is married and has two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas Duane (D)
New York Senate District 29
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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New York Senate District 28
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Liz Krueger (D)