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|Position = New York State Assembly District 119
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|Status = Incumbent
 
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|Tenure = 2011 - Present
 
|Tenure = 2011 - Present
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 7, 2013]]
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|First elected = 2010
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Sam Roberts''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 128 since 2013. He previously represented District 119 from 2011 to 2013.
{{tnr}}'''Sam Roberts''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]]. He has represented District 119 since 2011.
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Roberts was formerly a legislator for Onondaga County from 1990 to 1999.  He spent thirty years working for General Motors as a journeyman tool and die maker, and has been a member of the United Auto Workers Union for thirty five years.
 
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Revision as of 08:56, 9 January 2013

Sam Roberts
Sam Roberts.jpg
New York State Assembly District 128
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sOnondaga Community College
Personal
ProfessionRetired
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sam Roberts is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 128 since 2013. He previously represented District 119 from 2011 to 2013.

Roberts was formerly a legislator for Onondaga County from 1990 to 1999. He spent thirty years working for General Motors as a journeyman tool and die maker, and has been a member of the United Auto Workers Union for thirty five years.

Roberts received his associate's degree from Onondaga Community College and a certificate in Labor Studies from Cornell University.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Roberts has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Roberts ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 128. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He defeated John W. Sharon in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

New York State Assembly, District 128, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSam Roberts Incumbent 65% 32,898
     Republican John W. Sharon 35% 17,703
Total Votes 50,601

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Roberts defeated Jane Fahey-Suddaby and Philip LaTessa in the September 14 Democratic primary. Roberts defeated John Sharon (R), Christina Fitch (Conservative) and Michael Donnelly (Green) in the general election on November 2.

New York State Assembly, District 119 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sam Roberts (D) 19,589
John Sharon (R) 11,562
Christina Fitch (C) 3,585
Michael Donnelly (G) 1,229

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Roberts raised a total of $116,636 in campaign contributions.[3]

His four largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Roberts, Sam $25,000
Roberts, Samuel D $10,000
1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East $5,000
Civil Service Employees Association $5,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Robert Oaks (R)
New York Assembly District 128
2013–present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
Joan Christensen
New York Assembly District 119
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Anthony Brindisi (D)