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|Position = New York State Assembly District 25
 
|Position = New York State Assembly District 25
|Status = Incumbent
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|Status = Former Member
|Tenure = 2007 - Present
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|Tenure = 2007 - 2013
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 7, 2013]]
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|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rory Lancman''' (b. March 1, 1969) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 25 from 2007 to 2013. Lancman unsuccessfully ran for [[U.S. House]] in 2012.<ref name="nyt"/>
{{tnr}}'''Rory Lancman''' (b. March 1, 1969) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]]. He has represented District 25 since 2007. Lancman is running for [[U.S. House]] in 2012.<ref name="nyt"/>
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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
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Lancman is counsel with Pensterstock & Partners, Limited LIability Partnership and principal Rory Lancman, Attorney at Law.  His professional experiences also include associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson and a first lieutenant with the New York Army National Guard, Infantry.
 
Lancman is counsel with Pensterstock & Partners, Limited LIability Partnership and principal Rory Lancman, Attorney at Law.  His professional experiences also include associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson and a first lieutenant with the New York Army National Guard, Infantry.
  
Lancman earned his BA from Queens College, City University of New York and JD Columbia Law School.
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Lancman earned his B.A. from Queens College, City University of New York and J.D. Columbia Law School.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lancman has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lancman served on the following committees:
 
* [[Banks Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 
* [[Banks Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 
* [[Cities Committee, New York State Assembly]]
 
* [[Cities Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
::''See also: [[New York's 6th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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::''See also: [[New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
Lancman is running to represent New York's 6th congressional district in 2012.<ref name="nyt">[http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/19/three-officials-announce-bids-to-replace-ackerman/ ''NYTimes blog'' "Three officials announce bids to replace Ackerman," March 19, 2012]</ref> He lost to fellow [[New York Assembly]] member [[Grace Meng]] in the June 26 Democratic primary.
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Lancman ran to represent New York's 6th Congressional District in 2012.<ref name="nyt">[http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/19/three-officials-announce-bids-to-replace-ackerman/ ''NYTimes blog'' "Three officials announce bids to replace Ackerman," March 19, 2012]</ref> He lost to fellow [[New York Assembly]] member [[Grace Meng]] in the June 26 Democratic primary.
  
Meng has the cash advantage, as well as the race advantage in a 40-percent Asian district. She was endorsed by ''The New York Times'' and EMILY's List,<ref name="rc"/> among others.<ref name="log">[http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2012/04/elizabeth-crowley-grace-meng-log-ny-6-nods ''New York Daily News'' "Elizabeth Crowley, Grace Meng Log NY-6 Nods," April 23, 2012]</ref>
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Meng held the cash advantage, as well as the race advantage in a 40-percent Asian district. She was endorsed by ''The New York Times'' and EMILY's List,<ref name="rc"/> among others.<ref name="log">[http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/2012/04/elizabeth-crowley-grace-meng-log-ny-6-nods ''New York Daily News'' "Elizabeth Crowley, Grace Meng Log NY-6 Nods," April 23, 2012]</ref>
  
Lancman has been endorsed by the ''New York Daily News'' and the ''Queens Chronicle'', and is strongly pursuing the Jewish vote.<ref name="rc">[http://www.rollcall.com/issues/57_153/Democratic-Primary-Going-to-Wire-in-Queens-215475-1.html?pos=hln ''Roll Call'' "Democratic Primary Going to Wire in Queens," June 19, 2012]</ref> He and Meng were involved in some intense campaigning, each sharply criticizing the other.<ref name="duke">[http://articles.nydailynews.com/2012-06-07/news/32106893_1_grace-meng-millionaires-tax-assemblyman-rory-lancman ''New York Daily News'' "Queens rivals for Congress duke it out," June 7, 2012]</ref><ref name="cap">[http://www.capitalnewyork.com/article/politics/2012/06/6013311/lancman-goes-nuclear-mail-piece-against-meng-and-crowley ''Capital New York'' "Lancman goes nuclear in a mail piece against Meng and Crowley," June 19, 2012]</ref> Lancman sent out a mass mailing decrying Meng's and Crowley's stances on Israel and national defense.<ref name="cap"/>  
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Lancman was endorsed by the ''New York Daily News'' and the ''Queens Chronicle'', and strongly pursued the Jewish vote.<ref name="rc">[http://www.rollcall.com/issues/57_153/Democratic-Primary-Going-to-Wire-in-Queens-215475-1.html?pos=hln ''Roll Call'', "Democratic Primary Going to Wire in Queens," June 19, 2012]</ref> He and Meng were involved in some intense campaigning, each sharply criticizing the other.<ref name="duke">[http://articles.nydailynews.com/2012-06-07/news/32106893_1_grace-meng-millionaires-tax-assemblyman-rory-lancman ''New York Daily News'' "Queens rivals for Congress duke it out," June 7, 2012]</ref><ref name="cap">[http://www.capitalnewyork.com/article/politics/2012/06/6013311/lancman-goes-nuclear-mail-piece-against-meng-and-crowley ''Capital New York'' "Lancman goes nuclear in a mail piece against Meng and Crowley," June 19, 2012]</ref> Lancman sent out a mass mailing decrying Meng's and Crowley's stances on Israel and national defense.<ref name="cap"/>  
  
Lancman has also accused Meng of not supporting [[New York Assembly]] legislation to increase the tax on millionaires. Meng says she was instrumental in passing the measure, and some Assembly leadership have said both Lancman and Meng played a big roll in the new tax bill.<ref name="duke"/>
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Lancman accused Meng of not supporting [[New York Assembly]] legislation to increase the tax on millionaires. Meng said she was instrumental in passing the measure, and some Assembly leadership have said both Lancman and Meng played a big roll in the new tax bill.<ref name="duke"/>
  
 
Elizabeth Crowley mostly stayed out of attack mode, but released an ad accusing Lancman of being too involved in the [[Redistricting in New York|redistricting]] process and benefiting himself with the redrawn lines.<ref name="gloves">[http://politicker.com/2012/06/elizabeth-crowley-takes-the-gloves-off-bops-lancman-video/ ''Politicker'' "Elizabeth Crowley Takes The Gloves Off, Bops Lancman [Video]," June 18, 2012]</ref>
 
Elizabeth Crowley mostly stayed out of attack mode, but released an ad accusing Lancman of being too involved in the [[Redistricting in New York|redistricting]] process and benefiting himself with the redrawn lines.<ref name="gloves">[http://politicker.com/2012/06/elizabeth-crowley-takes-the-gloves-off-bops-lancman-video/ ''Politicker'' "Elizabeth Crowley Takes The Gloves Off, Bops Lancman [Video]," June 18, 2012]</ref>
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|winner1 =Grace Meng
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|candidate3 =Elizabeth Crowley
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|candidate4=Robert Mittman
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|votes4=1328
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===2010===
 
===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Lancman ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was also 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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Lancman ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was also 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," accessed February 11, 2014]</ref> In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the [[Working Families Party|Working Familes]] ticket.
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008 Lancman won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 25. He ran unopposed.  
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On November 4, 2008, Lancman won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 25. He ran unopposed.  
  
 
Lancman raised $95,691 for his 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>
 
Lancman raised $95,691 for his 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==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
Reports in April 2012 showed Lancman raised $190,000 and loaned himself $50,000 in his campaign for the [[New York's 6th congressional district elections, 2012|6th Congressional District]]. Out-raising him was fellow Assembly member [[Grace Meng]], who took in over $360,000. Meanwhile, [[Elizabeth Crowley]] only raised $100,000.<ref>[http://www.politicker.com/2012/04/16/fundraising-winners-losers/ ''Politicker,'' "Fundraising Winners & Losers," April 16, 2012]</ref>
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Reports in April 2012 showed Lancman raised $190,000 and loaned himself $50,000 in his campaign for the [[New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012|6th Congressional District]]. Out-raising him was fellow Assembly member [[Grace Meng]], who took in over $360,000. Meanwhile, [[Elizabeth Crowley]] only raised $100,000.<ref>[http://www.politicker.com/2012/04/16/fundraising-winners-losers/ ''Politicker,'' "Fundraising Winners & Losers," April 16, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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|Report 1 =April Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/904/12951432904/12951432904.pdf ''Federal Election Commission'', "Rory Lancman's April Quarterly Report," Accessed October 16, 2012]</ref>
 
|Report 1 =April Quarterly<ref>[http://images.nictusa.com/pdf/904/12951432904/12951432904.pdf ''Federal Election Commission'', "Rory Lancman's April Quarterly Report," Accessed October 16, 2012]</ref>
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Lancman received $72,714 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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In 2010, Lancman received $72,714 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," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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Rory Lancman
RoryLancman.jpg
New York State Assembly District 25
Former Member
In office
2007 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCity University of New York, 1991
J.D.Columbia Law School, 1995
Personal
Birthday03/01/1969
Place of birthQueens, NY
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionJewish
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Rory Lancman (b. March 1, 1969) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 25 from 2007 to 2013. Lancman unsuccessfully ran for U.S. House in 2012.[1]

Biography

Lancman's political experiences include member of Community Board 8; candidate for New York State Senate, District 11 in 2000; and aging committee chair for Community Board 8.

Lancman is counsel with Pensterstock & Partners, Limited LIability Partnership and principal Rory Lancman, Attorney at Law. His professional experiences also include associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson and a first lieutenant with the New York Army National Guard, Infantry.

Lancman earned his B.A. from Queens College, City University of New York and J.D. Columbia Law School.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

Lancman ran to represent New York's 6th Congressional District in 2012.[1] He lost to fellow New York Assembly member Grace Meng in the June 26 Democratic primary.

Meng held the cash advantage, as well as the race advantage in a 40-percent Asian district. She was endorsed by The New York Times and EMILY's List,[2] among others.[3]

Lancman was endorsed by the New York Daily News and the Queens Chronicle, and strongly pursued the Jewish vote.[2] He and Meng were involved in some intense campaigning, each sharply criticizing the other.[4][5] Lancman sent out a mass mailing decrying Meng's and Crowley's stances on Israel and national defense.[5]

Lancman accused Meng of not supporting New York Assembly legislation to increase the tax on millionaires. Meng said she was instrumental in passing the measure, and some Assembly leadership have said both Lancman and Meng played a big roll in the new tax bill.[4]

Elizabeth Crowley mostly stayed out of attack mode, but released an ad accusing Lancman of being too involved in the redistricting process and benefiting himself with the redrawn lines.[6]

U.S. House, New York District 6 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGrace Meng 50.7% 13,105
Rory Lancman 28.1% 7,271
Elizabeth Crowley 16.1% 4,163
Robert Mittman 5.1% 1,328
Total Votes 25,867

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Lancman ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was also unopposed in the general election on November 2.[7] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the Working Familes ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 25 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Rory Lancman (D) 11,688

2008

On November 4, 2008, Lancman won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 25. He ran unopposed.

Lancman raised $95,691 for his campaign.[8]

New York State Assembly, District 25 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Rory Lancman (D) 16,177

Campaign donors

2012

Reports in April 2012 showed Lancman raised $190,000 and loaned himself $50,000 in his campaign for the 6th Congressional District. Out-raising him was fellow Assembly member Grace Meng, who took in over $360,000. Meanwhile, Elizabeth Crowley only raised $100,000.[9]

Rory Lancman (2012) Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[10]April 15, 2012$0$239,628.08$(35,384.95)$204,243.13
July Quarterly[11]July 15, 2012$174,281.74$157,842$(282,292.48)$49,831.26
October Quarterly[12]October 15, 2012$49,831.26$4,133.99$(48,648.93)$5,316.32
Running totals
$401,604.07$(366,326.36)

2010

In 2010, Lancman received $72,714 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[13]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rory Lancman's campaign in 2010
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$3,800
Lancman, Rory$3,000
Goldstein & Greenlaw LLP$2,500
New York State Laborers$2,000
PAC$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $72,714

2008

In 2008, a year in which Lancman was up for re-election, he collected $95,691 in donations.[14]

Donor Amount
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,800
1199 Seiu United Helathcare Workers East $3,400
New York State United Teachers $3,350
Four individual donations each of: $2,500

Personal

Lancman and his wife, Morgan, have three children.[15]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 25
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Nily D. Rozic (D)