Kevin Cahill

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Kevin Cahill
New York State Assembly District 101
Incumbent
Assumed office
1992-1994, 1999
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Website House site
Kevin Cahill (b. November 5, 1955) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 101 from 1992-1994 and currently since 1999. Cahill's political experiences include being a delegate to the Democratic National Convention; minority leader and county legislator for Ulster County Legislature; and a committee person for Ulster County Democratic Committee.

Cahill is an attorney. His professional experiences include director of the Medicare Plan; executive in Wellcare; and health care financing administration.

Cahill earned a BA in political science from the State University of New York, New Paltz and a JD from Albany Law School. He has two children.[1]

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Cahill ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He faced Peter Rooney (R) in the general election on November 2. In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Working Families Party.

2008

On November 4, 2008 Cahill won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 101, defeating opponent Robin Yess (R).

Cahill raised $118,970 for his campaign while Yess raised $19,975.[2]

New York State Assembly, District 101 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kevin Cahill (D) 38,339
Robin Yess (R) 18,053

Campaign donors

2008

In the 2008 election, Cahill raised a total of $118,970.[3]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Laborers Local 17 $3,750
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $3,750
New York State Nurses Association $3,500
New York State Trial Lawyers $2,500
Service Employees Local 200 $2,300

Committee membership

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New York Assembly - District 101
1999–present
Succeeded by
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