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{{tnr}}'''Stephen Labate''' is a 2012 [[Republican]] and [[Conservative Party]] candidate seeking election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] representing [[New York's 3rd congressional district elections, 2012|the 3rd Congressional District]] of [[New York]].
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{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Stephen Labate''' was a 2012 Tax Revolt, [[Republican]] and [[Conservative Party]] candidate who sought election to the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[New York's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012|the 3rd Congressional District]] of [[New York]]. He lost in the general election.<ref name="cnnr">[http://www.cnn.com/election/2012/results/state/NY/house ''CNN'' "New York Districts Race - 2012 Election Center"]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Labate is a U.S. Army reservist and financial planning advisor.<ref name="gc">[http://glencove.patch.com/articles/labate-determined-to-unseat-rep-israel ''Glen Cove Patch'' "Labate Takes Aim at Affordable Care Act," May 31, 2012]</ref>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2012====
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One of Labate's main campaign issues was repealing Obamacare.<ref name="gc"/>
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According to his website, his platform included the following themes<ref>[http://www.labateforcongress.com/issues.html ''Stephen Labate campaign website'' "Issues," Accessed June 21, 2012]</ref>:
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* Lower taxes, particularly on small businesses
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* Maintain U.S. military strength
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* Reduce the federal debt and curtail deficit spending
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
:: ''See also: [[New York's 3rd congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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:: ''See also: [[New York's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
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Labate ran in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]] to represent [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012|3rd District]]. He sought the nomination on the Tax Revolt, Republican and Conservative tickets and was unopposed in the June 26th primary. [[Robert Previdi]] did not appear on the ballot.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/NY_US_House_0626.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''AP'' " 2012  Primary results"]</ref> Labate lost to incumbent [[Steve Israel]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref name="cnnr"/><ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov/NYSBOE/elections/2012/General/Combined_2012_GEN_INT_NoPE.pdf New York Board of Elections "2012 Candidate List" Accessed October 17, 2012]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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[[File:Stephen Labate 2012 Donor Breakdown.PNG|right|375px|thumb|Breakdown of the source of Labate's campaign funds before the 2012 election.]]
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Labate lost election to the [[U.S. House]] in 2012. During that election cycle, Labate's campaign committee raised a total of $284,948 and spent $291,799.<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/races/summary.php?cycle=2012&id=NY03&spec=N ''Open Secrets'', "Stephen Labate 2012 Election Cycle," Accessed May 17, 2013]</ref>
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{{Congress donor box 2012
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|Chamber = U.S. House, New York, District 3
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = $284,948
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|total spent =$291,799
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|opponent raised = $3,186,021
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|opponent spent = $3,169,049
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|org1 = Wm Group
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|org2 = Tomorrow's Republicans
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|org3 = Cowen Group
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|org4 = Citizens United
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|org5 = David Lerner Assoc
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|orgdonor1 = $9,160
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|orgdonor2 = $6,470
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|orgdonor3 = $5,250
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|orgdonor4 = $5,000
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|orgdonor5 = $5,000
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|ind4 = Insurance
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|ind5 = Civil Servants/Public Officials
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|inddonor1 = $29,505
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|inddonor2 = $23,049
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|inddonor3 = $18,720
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|inddonor4 = $8,160
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Labate is running in the [[U.S. Congress elections, 2012|2012 election]] for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House]], representing [[United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 2012|New York's]] [[New York's 3rd congressional district elections, 2012|3rd District]]. He is seeking the nomination on the Republican and Conservative tickets and will face [[Robert Previdi]] in the June 26 Republican primary.<ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled_primary ''New York Board of Elections'' "Filings for June 26, 2012 Federal Primary," Accessed June 11, 2012]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Labate and his wife have two children.<ref>[http://www.labateforcongress.com/about.html ''Stephen Labate campaign website'' "About," Accessed June 21, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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U.S. House, New York, District 3
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Stephen Labate was a 2012 Tax Revolt, Republican and Conservative Party candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 3rd Congressional District of New York. He lost in the general election.[1]

Biography

Labate is a U.S. Army reservist and financial planning advisor.[2]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

One of Labate's main campaign issues was repealing Obamacare.[2]

According to his website, his platform included the following themes[3]:

  • Lower taxes, particularly on small businesses
  • Maintain U.S. military strength
  • Reduce the federal debt and curtail deficit spending

Elections

2012

See also: New York's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012

Labate ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent New York's 3rd District. He sought the nomination on the Tax Revolt, Republican and Conservative tickets and was unopposed in the June 26th primary. Robert Previdi did not appear on the ballot.[4] Labate lost to incumbent Steve Israel (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][5]

U.S. House, New York District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSteve Israel Incumbent 51.5% 157,602
     Republican Stephen Labate 36.9% 113,021
     Libertarian Michael McDermott 0.5% 1,641
     Independent Anthony Tolda 0.1% 366
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 11% 33,644
Total Votes 306,274
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

Campaign donors

2012

Breakdown of the source of Labate's campaign funds before the 2012 election.

Labate lost election to the U.S. House in 2012. During that election cycle, Labate's campaign committee raised a total of $284,948 and spent $291,799.[6]

Personal

Labate and his wife have two children.[7]

Recent news

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