Jose M. Serrano

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Jose M. Serrano
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New York Senate District 29
Incumbent
In office
2005 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
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 since 2013. He previously represented District 28 from 2005 to 2013. Serrano was a member of Community Board 4. He was then a member of New York City Council, District 17, 2001 to 2004. He is currently Minority Policy Chair. Serrano has worked at a Shakespeare Festival. Serrano earned his BA in Government from Manhattan College.

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

Endorsements

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.[4] 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.[5]

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

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

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

Personal

Serrano is married and has one child.

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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)