Karen M. Bisso

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Karen Bisso
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Candidate for
New York State Assembly, District 115
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
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Karen Bisso is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 115 of the New York State Assembly.

She ran unsuccessfully as a 2012 Republican candidate for District 115 of the New York State Assembly. While she lost the Republican nomination, she won the Conservative party line and appeared on the general election ballot.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Bisso's campaign website highlights the following issues:[2]

Common Core

  • Excerpt: "But most importantly, not one elected official has stepped forward to remove the Common Core from our schools. As a proud member of the North Country Alliance for Public Education and a teacher, I will be standing with and advocating for parents to participate in the REFUSAL initiative for common core testing."

Safe Act

  • Excerpt: "Over the last year, I have been honored to participate in and be a guest speaker at over a dozen rallies state wide protesting the SAFE Act, a law which makes law abiding citizens criminals and continues to portray New York as unfriendly."

Elections

2014

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2014

Elections for the office of New York State Assembly will consist of a primary election on September 9, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was July 10, 2014. Incumbent Janet Duprey will face Karen M. Bisso in the Republican primary. Duprey is running on the Independence Party of New York State and Bisso is running on the Conservative Party ticket.[3]

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Bisso ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 115. She was defeated by David J. Kimmel and District 114 incumbent Janet L. Duprey in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. Bisso defeated Kimmel in the Conservative Party primary, with Duprey running on the Independence Party of New York State ticket. She was defeated by Duprey in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6]

New York State Assembly, District 115, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJanet Duprey 53% 24,286
     Democratic Timothy R. Carpenter 26.1% 11,971
     Conservative Karen M. Bisso 20.9% 9,576
Total Votes 45,833
New York State Assembly, District 115 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJanet Duprey Incumbent 49.5% 1,584
Karen Bisso 30.4% 972
David Kimmel 20.1% 642
Total Votes 3,198

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