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O'Brien ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Senate elections, 2012|New York State Senate]] District 55. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. O'Brien defeated [[Sean T. Hanna]] (R) 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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O'Brien ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Senate elections, 2012|New York State Senate]] District 55. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. O'Brien defeated [[Sean T. Hanna]] (R) 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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Ted O'Brien
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New York State Senate District 55
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Ted O'Brien is a Democratic member of the New York State Senate, representing District 55. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, O'Brien served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks
Codes
Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business
Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation
Health
Insurance
Local Government

Issues

Campaign themes

O'Brien highlighted the following as his priorities:

  • "End taxpayer subsidies for corporations that outsource jobs overseas."
  • "Fight to lower property taxes so middle class families can afford to live in our communities."
  • "Pass the New York Fair Pay Act so that women and men who do the same job receive the same pay."
  • "Raise the minimum wage so that hardworking families have a better quality of life and more cash to spend in local businesses."
  • "Provide incentives for small businesses that create good, local jobs."

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Senate elections, 2012

O'Brien ran in the 2012 election for New York State Senate District 55. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. O'Brien defeated Sean T. Hanna (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

New York State Senate, District 55, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTed O'Brien 52% 70,020
     Republican Sean Hanna 48% 64,572
Total Votes 134,592

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Ted O'Brien is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Ted O'Brien raised a total of $545,640 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 23, 2013.[3]

Ted O'Brien's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Senate, District 55 Won $545,640
Grand Total Raised $545,640

2012

Ted O'Brien won election to the New York State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Ted O'Brien raised a total of $545,640.
New York State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ted O'Brien's campaign in 2012
Democratic Senate Campaign Cmte of New York$243,000
O'Brien, Edward$28,645
Rochester Regional Joint Board Unite Here!$10,300
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$10,300
New York State United Teachers$10,300
Total Raised in 2012$545,640
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
James Alesi (R)
New York Senate District 55
2013–present
Succeeded by
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