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}}{{tnr}}'''Lou Tobacco''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 62 from March 2007 to 2013.  
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Lou Tobacco''' is a former [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 62 from March 2007 to 2013.  
  
Tobacco's professional experiences include assistant director of contract oversight, Borough of Staten Island; legislative aide for New York State Assembly's Intern Program; senior professional healthcare representative for Pfizer Incorporated; summer intern for Staten Island Borough President Guy Molinari; and congressional intern for United States Representative Guy Molinari.
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==Biography==
  
Tobacco earned a B.A. in political science from State University of New York Albany.  He and his wife, Jennifer, have two children; Madison and Christian.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=14358 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Tobacco]</ref>
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Tobacco earned his B.A. in Political Science from State University of New York Albany.  His professional experience includes assistant director of contract oversight, Borough of Staten Island; legislative aide for New York State Assembly's Intern Program; senior professional healthcare representative for Pfizer Incorporated; summer intern for Staten Island Borough President Guy Molinari; and congressional intern for United States Representative Guy Molinari.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=14358 ''Project Vote Smart'', "Biography of Lou Tobacco," accessed December 23, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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* [[Veterans' Affairs Committee, New York Assembly]]
 
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===Presidential preference===
 
{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[http://www.mittromney.com/news/press/2011/12/mitt-romney-announces-new-york-assembly-endorsements ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces New York Assembly Endorsements," December 9, 2011]</ref>
 
  
 
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On November 4, 2008 Tobacco won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 62, defeating opponent Albert Albanese (D).  
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On November 4, 2008, Tobacco won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 62, defeating opponent Albert Albanese (D).  
  
Tobacco raised $65,690 for his campaign while Albanese raised $4,947.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
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Tobacco raised $65,690 for his campaign while Albanese raised $4,947.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money'', "Report on 2008 Campaign donations in New York," accessed August 1, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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In 2008, a year in which Tobacco was up for re-election, he collected $65,690 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96153 2008 contributions to Lou Tobacco]</ref>
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In 2008, a year in which Tobacco was up for re-election, he collected $65,690 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96153 ''Follow the Money'', "2008 campaign contributions," accessed December 23, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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===Presidential preference===
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{{presendorse|2012|Mitt Romney}}<ref>[https://archive.today/ijRdq ''Mitt Romney for President,'' "Mitt Romney Announces New York Assembly Endorsements," December 9, 2011](Archived)</ref>
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==Personal==
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Tobacco and his wife, Jennifer, have two children; Madison and Christian.
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==Recent news==
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==See also==
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*[[New York State Assembly]]
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*[[New York State Assembly#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[New York State Legislature]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=062 New York Assembly - Rep. Lou Tobacco]
 
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=14358 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=14358 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=14358 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=14358 Biography from Project Vote Smart]

Latest revision as of 19:00, 23 December 2014

Lou Tobacco
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New York State Assembly District 62
Former Member
In office
2007 - 2013
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedMarch 2007
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York, Albany
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Lou Tobacco is a former Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 62 from March 2007 to 2013.

Biography

Tobacco earned his B.A. in Political Science from State University of New York Albany. His professional experience includes assistant director of contract oversight, Borough of Staten Island; legislative aide for New York State Assembly's Intern Program; senior professional healthcare representative for Pfizer Incorporated; summer intern for Staten Island Borough President Guy Molinari; and congressional intern for United States Representative Guy Molinari.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Tobacco served on the following committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Tobacco ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. Tobacco defeated Albert Albanese (D) in the general election on November 2.[2] In addition to his slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State and the Conservative Party.

New York State Assembly, District 62 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lou Tobacco (R) 22,856
Albert Albanese (D) 6,179

2008

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Tobacco won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 62, defeating opponent Albert Albanese (D).

Tobacco raised $65,690 for his campaign while Albanese raised $4,947.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 62 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lou Tobacco (R) 30,410
Albert Albanese (D) 11,816

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Tobacco received $53,762 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

2008

In 2008, a year in which Tobacco was up for re-election, he collected $65,690 in donations.[5]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
Eugene Mosiello $3,500
Joseph Suarez $2,000
Amalgamated Transit Union New York $2,000
New York State Association of Realtors $1,500
John Guiffre $1,500

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Lou Tobacco endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [6]

Personal

Tobacco and his wife, Jennifer, have two children; Madison and Christian.

Recent news

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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 62
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Joseph Borelli (R)