Linda Rosenthal

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Linda Rosenthal
New York State Assembly District 67
In office
2006 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 9
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Rochester, 1980
Date of birth11/02/1957
Place of birthNew York, NY
Office website
Linda Rosenthal (b. November 2, 1957) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 67 since winning a special election in February 2006. Rosenthal's political experiences include delegate to the Democratic National Convention and president of the Community Free Democrats.

Rosenthal's professional experience is as the Manhattan director and director of special projects for the Office of Congressman Jerrold Nadler from 1992-2006.

Rosenthal earned a BA from the University of Rochester.[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rosenthal has been appointed to the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Rosenthal served on the following committees:



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Rosenthal ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 67. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. She defeated Julia Willebrand in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 67, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLinda Rosenthal Incumbent 94.9% 43,196
     Green Julia Willebrand 5.1% 2,300
Total Votes 45,496



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Rosenthal ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She was unopposed in the general election on November 2.[5] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, she ran on the Working Familes ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 67 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Rosenthal (D) 32,283


On November 4, 2008 Rosenthal won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 67, defeating opponent Eleanor Friedman (R).

Rosenthal raised $58,992 for her campaign while Friedman raised $0.[6]

New York State Assembly, District 67 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Linda Rosenthal (D) 46,763
Eleanor Friedman (R) 8,820

Campaign donors


In 2010, Rosenthal received $69,100 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]


In 2008, a year in which Rosenthal was up for re-election, she collected $59,992 in donations.[8]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,800
1199 SEIU United Health care Workers East $3,400
Deborah Sale $2,500
Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy Committee $2,000

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New York Assembly District 67
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