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}}{{tnr}}'''Sandra R. 'Sandy' Galef''' (b. May 7, 1940) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 95.  She was first elected to the chamber in 1993.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Sandra R. 'Sandy' Galef''' (b. May 7, 1940) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 95.  She was first elected to the chamber in 1992.  
  
She previously represented District 90 from 1993 to 2013. Galef's other political experience includes being President of the New York State Association of Counties, a county legislator, and a minority leader for Westchester County.
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She previously represented District 90 in the New York State Assembly from 1993 to 2013. Galef's other political experience includes being President of the New York State Association of Counties, a county legislator, and a minority leader for Westchester County.
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Galef earned a BS in Education from Purdue University, and a MEd in Education from the University of Virginia<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4316 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Galef]</ref>  Her professional experience includes teaching in various schools, and hosting two television shows; Dear Sandy and Speak-out with Sandy Galef.
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Galef earned her B.S. in Education from Purdue University and her M.Ed. in Education from the University of Virginia<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4316 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Galef]</ref>  Her professional experience includes teaching in various schools, and hosting two television shows; Dear Sandy and Speak-out with Sandy Galef.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
Galef ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 95. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the [[Independence Party of New York State]] ticket. She defeated [[Kim Izzarelli]] 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>
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Galef ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 95. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the [[Independence Party of New York State]] ticket. She defeated [[Kim Izzarelli]] 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>
  
 
{{Election box 2012
 
{{Election box 2012
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|winner1 = Sandra Galef
 
|winner1 = Sandra Galef
 
|Inc1 = Y
 
|Inc1 = Y
|Inc1 =
 
 
|candidate2 = Kim Izzarelli
 
|candidate2 = Kim Izzarelli
 
|candidate3 =
 
|candidate3 =
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
Galef ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated [[William Gouldman]] (R) 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, she ran on the [[Independence Party of New York State]] ticket.
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Galef ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated [[William Gouldman]] (R) 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, she ran on the [[Independence Party of New York State]] ticket.
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
On November 4, 2008 Galef won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 90, defeating opponents William Gouldman (R) and Richard Quaglietta (WF).  
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On November 4, 2008, Galef won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 90, defeating opponents William Gouldman (R) and Richard Quaglietta (WF).  
  
 
Galef raised $62,458 for her campaign while Gouldman raised $73,342 and Quaglietta raised $0.<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>
 
Galef raised $62,458 for her campaign while Gouldman raised $73,342 and Quaglietta raised $0.<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 = Sandra Galef
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|Full name = Sandra Galef
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|year = 1998
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|Editdate = September 25, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=694 ''followthemoney.org,'' "Galef, Sandra" Accessed September 25, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 54651
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly, District 95]]
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|totalraised2010 = 51832
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2010|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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|totalraised2008 = 62458
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2008|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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|totalraised2006 = 41727
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2006|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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|totalraised2004 = 51024
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2004|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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|totalraised2002 = 76249
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2002|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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|totalraised2000 = 61379
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|result2000 = Won
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|office2000 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2000|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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|totalraised1998 = 26919
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|result1998 = Won
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|office1998 = [[New York State Assembly|New York State Assembly, District 90]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Sandra Galef
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|full Name = Sandra Galef
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153524
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|office= New York State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 54651
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|org1 = 1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East
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|org2 = Manhattan Beer Distributors
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|org3 = Vittoria, Theodore J
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|org4 = Albert, Richard
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|org5 = Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy Cmte
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|orgamount1 = 4100
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Galef received $51,832 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, Galef received $51,832 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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|orgdonor5 = $1,000
 
|}}
 
|}}
 
 
===2008===  
 
===2008===  
  
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
 
Galef is widowed and has two children; Graig and Gwen.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4316 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Galef]</ref>
 
Galef is widowed and has two children; Graig and Gwen.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4316 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Galef]</ref>
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Sandra + Galef + New York + Assembly'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Sandra + Galef + New York + Assembly'''"
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Sandra+Galef+New+York+Assembly&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Sandra Galef News Feed</rss>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Sandra+Galef+New+York+Assembly&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Sandra Galef News Feed}}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
{{submit a leg link}}
*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Sandy-Galef New York Assembly - Rep. Sandra Galef]  
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Sandy-Galef Profile from the New York State Assembly]
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*[http://openstates.org/ny/legislators/NYL000108/sandy-galef/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=4316 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=4316 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4316 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=4316 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96021 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88880 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72334 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46069 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45593 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45226 1998]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153524 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=118107 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96021 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88880 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=72334 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=46069 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45593 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=45226 1998]
  
 
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Sandra Galef
Sandra Galef.jpg
New York State Assembly District 90
Incumbent
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$172/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
New York State Assembly District 90
1993 to 2013
Education
Bachelor'sPurdue University, 1962
Master'sUniversity of Virginia, 1965
Personal
Birthday05/07/1940
Place of birthLa Cosse, Wisconsin
ProfessionHost
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Sandra R. 'Sandy' Galef (b. May 7, 1940) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 95. She was first elected to the chamber in 1992.

She previously represented District 90 in the New York State Assembly from 1993 to 2013. Galef's other political experience includes being President of the New York State Association of Counties, a county legislator, and a minority leader for Westchester County.

Biography

Galef earned her B.S. in Education from Purdue University and her M.Ed. in Education from the University of Virginia[1] Her professional experience includes teaching in various schools, and hosting two television shows; Dear Sandy and Speak-out with Sandy Galef.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Real Property Taxation, Chair
Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
Election Law
Governmental Operations
Health

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Galef ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 95. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the Independence Party of New York State ticket. She defeated Kim Izzarelli in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 95, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSandra Galef Incumbent 68.6% 32,619
     Republican Kim Izzarelli 31.4% 14,913
Total Votes 47,532

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Galef ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated William Gouldman (R) in the general election on November 2.[4] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, she ran on the Independence Party of New York State ticket.

New York State Assembly, District 90 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Galef (D) 24,064
William Gouldman (R) 15,405

2008

On November 4, 2008, Galef won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 90, defeating opponents William Gouldman (R) and Richard Quaglietta (WF).

Galef raised $62,458 for her campaign while Gouldman raised $73,342 and Quaglietta raised $0.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 90 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Galef (D) 35,852
William Gouldman (R) 16,250
Richard Quaglietta (WF) 1,197

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Sandra Galef is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Sandra Galef raised a total of $426,239 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[6]

Sandra Galef's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 95 Won $54,651
2010 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $51,832
2008 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $62,458
2006 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $41,727
2004 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $51,024
2002 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $76,249
2000 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $61,379
1998 New York State Assembly, District 90 Won $26,919
Grand Total Raised $426,239

2012

Sandra Galef won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Sandra Galef raised a total of $54,651.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sandra Galef's campaign in 2012
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$4,100
Manhattan Beer Distributors$2,000
Vittoria, Theodore J$1,000
Albert, Richard$1,000
Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy Cmte$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$54,651
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Galef received $51,832 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sandra Galef's campaign in 2010
Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy Cmte$2,000
Vittoria Jr, Theodore J$1,000
New York State Nurses Association$1,000
Samberg, Arthur J$1,000
PMHC Realty Corp$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $51,832

2008

In the 2008 election, Galef raised a total of $62,458.[8]

Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
New York State Association of Realtors $3,103
Eleanor Roosevelt Legacy CMTE $2,000
PMHC Realty Corp $1,000
Nine Other Donor's, Each Donating $1,000[8] $1,000

Personal

Galef is widowed and has two children; Graig and Gwen.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ellen Jaffee (D)
New York Assembly District 95
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 90
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Shelley Mayer (D)