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name                = Micah Kellner |
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|Name = Micah Kellner
political position  = New York State Assembly District 65 |
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incumbency          = Incumbent |
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 76
assumed office     = June 2007 |
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|Status = Incumbent
term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 2007 - Present
political party    = [[Democrat]] |
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
profession          = Legislator |
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|Assumed office = 2007
  website             = [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=065 House site] |
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|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
}}{{tnr}}'''Micah Kellner''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 65 since winning a special election in June 2007.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Micah Kellner''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 76.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2007 after winning a special election.
  
Kellner's professional experience is as an aide to New York City Comptroller William Thompson; aide to United States Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney; and an aide to United States Senator Chuck Schumer.
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He previously represented District 65 in the New York State Assembly from June 2007 to 2013.
  
Kellner earned a BA from the New York University.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=72703 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kellner]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Kellner earned a BA from New York University.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=72703 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kellner]</ref> His professional experience includes working as an aide to New York City Comptroller William Thompson, as an aide to United States Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, and as an aide to United States Senator Chuck Schumer.
  
==Committee membership==
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==Committee assignments==
* [[Banks Committee, New York Assembly]]
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===2013-2014===
* [[Cities Committee, New York Assembly]]
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kellner served on the following committees:
* [[Consumer Affairs and Protection Committee, New York Assembly]]
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* [[Environmental Conservation Committee, New York Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New York
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Libraries and Education Technology
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Banks
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|Committee3 = Cities
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|Committee4 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Committee5 = Racing and Wagering
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kellner served on the following committees:
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|State = New York
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Cities
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|Committee3 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Committee4 = Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
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|Committee5 = Racing and Wagering
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}}
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kellner served on the following committees:
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|State = New York
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Cities
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|Committee3 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Committee4 = Environmental Conservation
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}}
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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Kellner ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 76. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He defeated [[Michael K. Zumbluskas]] in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly, District 76, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Micah Kellner
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|candidate2 = Michael K. Zumbluskas
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|votes1 = 33410
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|votes2 = 11317
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===2010===
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Kellner ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the [[Working Families Party|Working Familes]] ticket.
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Micah Kellner (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''22,741'''
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| colspan="2" | Michael Zumbluskus (R)
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| align="right" | 7,998
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008 Kellner won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 65, defeating opponent Georgiana Viest (R).
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Kellner raised $87,001 for his campaign while Viest raised $0.<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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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Micah Kellner (D)'''
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| align="right" | '''36,672'''
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| colspan="2" | Georgiana Viest (R)
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| align="right" | 11,629
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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===2010===
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In 2010, Kellner received $134,069 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $134,069
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|org1 = Drasner, Fred
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|org2 = 1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East
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|org3 = New York State United Teachers
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|org4 = New York State Trial Lawyers
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|org5 = Alter, Daniel S
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|orgdonor1 = $3,800
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|orgdonor2 = $3,800
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|orgdonor3 = $3,000
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|orgdonor4 = $3,000
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|orgdonor5 = $2,700
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In 2008, a year in which Kellner was up for re-election, he collected $87,001 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96051 2008 contributions to Micah Kellner]</ref>
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The major contributors were:
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| New York State Trial Lawyers
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| align="right" |$3,800
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| 1199 SEIU United Health care Workers East
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| Law Offices of Michael J Asta
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| align="right" | $3,000
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| New York State Laborers
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==Endorsements==
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===2012===
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In 2012, Kellner’s endorsements included the following:
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*32BJ/SEIU<ref>[http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2012/08/32bjseiu-endorses-for-state-senate-assembly ''New York Daily News,'' "32BJ/SEIU Endorses For State Senate, Assembly," August 1, 2012]</ref>
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=065 New York Assembly - Rep. Micah Kellner]  
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=72703 Project Vote Smart profile]
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=076 New York Assembly - Rep. Micah Kellner]  
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=72703 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=72703 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96051 2008]
 
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96051 2008]
  
 
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Micah Kellner
MicahKellner.jpg
New York State Assembly District 76
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedJune 2007
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Assembly District 65
2007-2013
Education
Bachelor'sNew York University
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Micah Kellner is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 76. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007 after winning a special election.

He previously represented District 65 in the New York State Assembly from June 2007 to 2013.

Biography

Kellner earned a BA from New York University.[1] His professional experience includes working as an aide to New York City Comptroller William Thompson, as an aide to United States Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney, and as an aide to United States Senator Chuck Schumer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kellner served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Libraries and Education Technology, Chair
Banks
Cities
Consumer Affairs and Protection
Racing and Wagering

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Kellner ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 76. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He defeated Michael K. Zumbluskas in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 76, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMicah Kellner Incumbent 74.7% 33,410
     Republican Michael K. Zumbluskas 25.3% 11,317
Total Votes 44,727

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Kellner ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was unopposed in the general election on November 2.[4] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the Working Familes ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 65 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Micah Kellner (D) 22,741
Michael Zumbluskus (R) 7,998

2008

On November 4, 2008 Kellner won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 65, defeating opponent Georgiana Viest (R).

Kellner raised $87,001 for his campaign while Viest raised $0.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 65 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Micah Kellner (D) 36,672
Georgiana Viest (R) 11,629

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Kellner received $134,069 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Micah Kellner's campaign in 2010
Drasner, Fred$3,800
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$3,800
New York State United Teachers$3,000
New York State Trial Lawyers$3,000
Alter, Daniel S$2,700
Total Raised in 2010 $134,069

2008

In 2008, a year in which Kellner was up for re-election, he collected $87,001 in donations.[7]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,800
1199 SEIU United Health care Workers East $3,800
Law Offices of Michael J Asta $3,000
New York State Laborers $3,000

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Kellner’s endorsements included the following:

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Preceded by
Peter Rivera (D)
New York Assembly District 76
2013-Present
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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 65
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Succeeded by
Sheldon Silver (D)