|New York State Assembly District 149|
|2011 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Per diem||$171/full day; $61/half day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||September 13, 2011|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|New York State Assembly District 144|
|Bachelor's||SUNY College at Fredonia|
|J.D.||Brooklyn Law School|
Ryan earned his B.A. from SUNY College at Fredonia and his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School. His professional experience includes working as a lawyer at a private practice, at Neighborhood Legal Services, and at the Legal Aide Bureau of Buffalo.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ryan served on the following committees:
|New York Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Environmental Conservation|
|• Local Governments|
|• Veterans' Affairs|
Interview with Sean Ryan.
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012
Ryan ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 149. He defeated Joseph A. Mascia (who also ran on the Conservative Party ticket) and Kevin P. Gaughan in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. He defeated Joseph A. Mascia in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New York State Assembly, District 149, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Sean Ryan Incumbent||82.8%||35,855|
|Conservative||Joseph A. Mascia||17.2%||7,431|
|New York State Senate, District 149 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Sean Ryan Incumbent||64.5%||5,135|
Comprehensive donor information for Sean Ryan is available dating back to 2011. Based on available campaign finance records, Sean Ryan raised a total of $240,613 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.
|Sean Ryan's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||New York State Assembly, District 149||$176,579|
|2011||New York State Assembly special election, District 144||$64,034|
|Grand Total Raised||$240,613|
2012Sean Ryan won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Sean Ryan raised a total of $176,579.
|New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Sean Ryan's campaign in 2012|
|New York State Trial Lawyers||$7,200|
|New York State United Teachers||$4,896|
|Building & Construction Trades Council||$4,750|
|New York State Afl-Cio||$4,600|
|Civil Service Employees Association||$4,100|
|Total Raised in 2012||$176,579|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Ryan and his wife, Catherine, have two children.
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- Office website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Twitter feed
- WGRZ, "Sean Ryan Announces Candidacy for 144th District," July 10, 2011 (Television Interview)
- WBEM, "Sean Ryan," July 11, 2011 (Radio Interview)
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2011
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Ryan
- WNYmedia YouTube channel
- State of New York, State Board of Elections, Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.
- ABC News, "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012
- Capital Tonight, "Hoyt Resigns (Updated)," June 30, 2011
- WGRZ 2, "Sean Ryan Wins Race for 144th Assembly District," September 13, 2011
- followthemoney.org, "Ryan, Sean" Accessed September 25, 2013
Joseph Giglio (R)
|New York Assembly District 149
| Succeeded by|
|New York Assembly District 144
| Succeeded by|
Jane Corwin (R)
State of New York
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