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}}{{tnr}}'''Robert J. Rodriguez''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 68.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.
{{tnr}}'''Robert Rodriguez''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 68 since 2011.
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Rodriguez chaired Community Board 11 and the City Properties and Land Use Committees.  He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone.  He also worked as the Vice-President of a public finance firm.
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Rodriguez's chaired Community Board 11 and the City Properties and Land Use Committees.  He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone.   
  
He earned his B.A. from Yale University and his M.B.A. from NYU. Rodriguez currently lives in East Harlem.
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==Biography==
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Rodriguez earned his B.A. from Yale University, and his M.B.A. from NYU. His professinal experience includes working as the Vice-President of a Public Finance Firm for Development and Public Work Projects.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/127932/robert-rodriguez#.Udy4GlOhvt4 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Rodriguez]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Rodriguez served on the following committees:
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|Committee1 = Banks
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|Committee2 = Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
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|Committee3 = Health
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|Committee4 = Housing
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|Committee5 = Labor
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|Committee6 = Mental Health
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rodriguez has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rodriguez served on the following committees:
* [[Aging Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Banks Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Mental Health Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Small Business Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|year = 2011
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Banks
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|Committee3 = Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
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|Committee4 = Mental Health
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|Committee5 = Small Business
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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Rodriguez ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 68. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He 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>
 
Rodriguez ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 68. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. He 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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==Endorsements==
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===2012===
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In 2012, Rodriguez’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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Robert Rodriguez
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New York State Assembly District 68
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sYale University
Master'sNew York University
Personal
ProfessionVice-President of a Public Finance Firm
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Robert J. Rodriguez is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 68. He was first elected to the chamber in 2011.

Rodriguez's chaired Community Board 11 and the City Properties and Land Use Committees. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone.

Biography

Rodriguez earned his B.A. from Yale University, and his M.B.A. from NYU. His professinal experience includes working as the Vice-President of a Public Finance Firm for Development and Public Work Projects.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks
Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
Health
Housing
Labor
Mental Health

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Rodriguez ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 68. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 68, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobert Rodriguez Incumbent 100% 31,517
Total Votes 31,517

2010

Rodriguez defeated six competitors in the September 18 Democratic primary. He defeated John Ruiz (WFP) and People 4 Chuck party candidate Carlton Berkley (P4C) in the general election.[4]

New York State Assembly, District 68 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Robert Rodriguez (D) 15,771
John Ruiz (WF) 1,491
Carlton Berkley (PFC) 465

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Rodriguez raised a total of $148,436 in campaign contributions.[5]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Rodriguez, Robert J $12,500
East Coast Petroleum $5,000
1790 Third Ave LLC $5,000
East Coast Power $4,300

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Rodriguez’s endorsements included the following:

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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 68
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