New York State Assembly District 27
Simanowitz graduated from Queens College with a BA in Political Science. He served as outgoing Assemblywoman Mayersohn's Chief of Staff for over 14 years. He is also a Deputy Inspector with the NYPD.
Simanowitz faces Marco Desena (R) and Justin Jacobs (New Yorkers for Reform) in the September 13, 2011 special election. Simanowitz is also running on the Independence and Working Family Party tickets.
Simanowitz's campaign site outlines several policy goals.
- "Tax incentives so small businesses can grow and create jobs"
- "More frequent gas tax holidays to save drivers money at the pump"
- "A tax reduction for middle-class families"
- "Increased funding for job-training programs"
- "The preservation of rent control laws"
67-15 Parsons Blvd
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Phone: (718) 969-5711