was a Republican candidate
for District 14
of the New York State Senate
. The primary election
was on September 14, 2010 and the general election was on November 2.
- See also: New York State Senate elections, 2010
Benoit ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. Benoit was defeated by incumbent Malcom Smith (D) in the general election on November 2.
Benoit's campaign website details his promise to voters:
- "As your new state Senator, I will fight to eliminate fraud and waste, create jobs for our community, lower our budget deficit without increasing taxes and, promote a very high standard of living for all my constituants."
- BA Economics, Baruch College, 1985
- PhD, The Graduate Center, CUNY