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}}{{tnr}}'''Michele R. Titus''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 31.  She was first elected to the chamber in a special election in April 2002.
{{tnr}}'''Michele Titus''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  She has represented District 31 since winning a special election in April 2002. Titus was a candidate for the New York City Council, District 28 in 2001.
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Titus' professional experiences include attorney for the New York City Board of Education; consumer frauds bureau, New York State Attorneys General Office; executive director of New York State Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus; integrity burearu, Queens County District Attorneys Office; and chief of staff for State Senator Ada Smith.
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==Biography==
 
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Titus earned her B.A. in Political Science from State University of New York at Binghamton and her J.D. from Albany Law School. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=44549 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Titus]</ref> Her professional experience includes working as an attorney for the New York City Board of Education, the consumer frauds bureau, the New York State Attorneys General Office, working as an executive director of New York State Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus, working as an attorney for the Queens County District Attorneys Office, and serving as the Chief of Staff for State Senator Ada Smith.
Titus earned a BA in political science from State University of New York at Binghamton and a JD from Albany Law School. She and her husband, Eric DeBerry, have two children; Justin Eric and Sydney Michele.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=44549 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Titus]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Titus served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Social Services
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Children and Families
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|Committee3 = Codes
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|Committee4 = Education
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|Committee5 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee6 = Judiciary
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Titus has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Titus served on the following committees:
* [[Children and Families Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Codes Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Ethics and Guidance Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Judiciary Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|State = New York
* [[Local Governments Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|year = 2011
* [[Social Services Committee, New York State Assembly]], Chair
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|Chamber = State Assembly
*Subcommittee on Criminal Procedure
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|Committee1 = Children and Families
*Subcommittee on Foster Care
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|Committee2 = Codes
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|Committee3 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Local Governments
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|Committee6 = Social Services
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|Chair6 = Chair
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Titus served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Titus served on the following committees:
* [[Children and Families Committee, New York Assembly]]
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*Subcommittee on Foster Care
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Codes Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|Collapse=Yes
* [[Ethics and Guidance Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|State = New York
* [[Judiciary Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|year = 2009
*Subcommittee on Criminal Procedure
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|Chamber = State Assembly
* [[Local Governments Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|Committee1 = Children and Families
* [[Small Business Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|Committee2 = Codes
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|Committee3 = Ethics and Guidance
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Local Governments
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|Committee6 = Small Business
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Titus is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 31. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She is also running on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. No candidates filed to run in the Republican primary. The general election takes 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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Titus ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 31. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. She was unchallenged 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>
  
====Endorsements====
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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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===2010===
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008 Titus won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 31. She ran unopposed.  
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On November 4, 2008, Titus won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 31. She ran unopposed.  
  
 
Titus raised $28,638 for her campaign.<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>
 
Titus raised $28,638 for her campaign.<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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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Michele Titus
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|Full name = Michele Titus
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|year = 2002
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|Editdate = September 24, 2013
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|totalraised2010 = 8960
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|office2010 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|New York State Assembly, District 31]]
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|totalraised2008 = 28638
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|office2008 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2008|New York State Assembly, District 31]]
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|totalraised2006 = 34246
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2006|New York State Assembly, District 31]]
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|totalraised2004 = 17955
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2004|New York State Assembly, District 31]]
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|totalraised2002 = 6650
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2002|New York State Assembly, District 31]]
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}}
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===2012===
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|name = Michele Titus
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|total raised = 2900
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|org1 = Amalgamated Transit Union New York
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|org2 = State & Broadway State
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|org3 = Roffe, Andrew S
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|org4 = Pringle, Charles
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|org5 = Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker
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|orgamount1 = 500
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|orgamount2 = 300
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|orgamount3 = 300
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|orgamount4 = 300
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|orgamount5 = 300
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010, Titus received $8,960 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>
 
In 2010, Titus received $8,960 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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===2008===
 
===2008===
 
In 2008, a year in which Titus was up for re-election, she collected $28,638 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96152 2008 contributions to Michele Titus]</ref>
 
In 2008, a year in which Titus was up for re-election, she collected $28,638 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96152 2008 contributions to Michele Titus]</ref>
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==Endorsements==
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===2012===
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In 2012, Titus’ 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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==Personal==
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Titus and her husband, Eric DeBerry, have two children; Justin Eric and Sydney Michele.
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=44549 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=44549 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=44549 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=44549 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96152 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83379 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72611 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=14115 2002]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=135725 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=118050 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96152 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83379 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72611 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=14115 2002]
  
 
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Revision as of 17:20, 16 December 2013

Michele Titus
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New York State Assembly District 31
Incumbent
In office
2002 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 12
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedApril 2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York at Binghamton
J.D.Albany Law School
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michele R. Titus is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 31. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election in April 2002.

Biography

Titus earned her B.A. in Political Science from State University of New York at Binghamton and her J.D. from Albany Law School. [1] Her professional experience includes working as an attorney for the New York City Board of Education, the consumer frauds bureau, the New York State Attorneys General Office, working as an executive director of New York State Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus, working as an attorney for the Queens County District Attorneys Office, and serving as the Chief of Staff for State Senator Ada Smith.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Social Services, Chair
Children and Families
Codes
Education
Ethics and Guidance
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Titus ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 31. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. She was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 31, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMichele Titus Incumbent 100% 22,634
Total Votes 22,634

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Titus ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She 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 31 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michele Titus (D) 15,666

2008

On November 4, 2008, Titus won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 31. She ran unopposed.

Titus raised $28,638 for her campaign.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 31 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michele Titus (D) 24,164

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Michele Titus is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Michele Titus raised a total of $99,349 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.[6]

Michele Titus's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 31 Won $2,900
2010 New York State Assembly, District 31 Won $8,960
2008 New York State Assembly, District 31 Won $28,638
2006 New York State Assembly, District 31 Won $34,246
2004 New York State Assembly, District 31 Won $17,955
2002 New York State Assembly, District 31 Won $6,650
Grand Total Raised $99,349

2012

Michele Titus won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Michele Titus raised a total of $2,900.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michele Titus's campaign in 2012
Amalgamated Transit Union New York$500
State & Broadway State$300
Roffe, Andrew S$300
Pringle, Charles$300
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker$300
Total Raised in 2012$2,900
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Titus received $8,960 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Michele Titus's campaign in 2010
New York State Association Of Realtors$1,500
New York State Trial Lawyers$1,000
Democratic Election Cmte$1,000
Lenine Builders$500
New York State Laborers$500
Total Raised in 2010 $8,960

2008

In 2008, a year in which Titus was up for re-election, she collected $28,638 in donations.[8]

The major contributors were:

Donor Amount
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,800
New York City Board of Education Employees Local 372 $2,500
Rockaway Beach Blvd Construction Co $2,500
New York State Association of Realtors $2,000

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Titus’ endorsements included the following:

  • 32BJ/SEIU [9]

Personal

Titus and her husband, Eric DeBerry, have two children; Justin Eric and Sydney Michele.

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