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Thomas Abinanti
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New York State Assembly District 92
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sFordham College
J.D.New York University School of Law
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Thomas Abinanti is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 92 since 2011.

Abinanti is a prosecuting attorney who has served as legal counsel to Congress and staff counsel to the New York State Assembly. Prior to his election to the New York State Assembly, Abinanti served two terms as the Greenburg Town Councilman and ten terms with the Westchester County Legislature. He was the Majority Leader of the Legislature three times and the chair of numerous committees.

He received his B.A. from Fordham College and his J.D. from New York University School of Law. He and his wife Janet Longo-Abinanti have two children, Justin and Nicole, and two grandchildren.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Abinanti has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Abinanti defeated Anna Sterne in the September 14 Democratic primary. Abinanti defeated Thomas Bock (R) in the general election on November 2.[1]

New York State Assembly, District 92 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Abinanti (D) 25,301
Thomas Bock (R) 13,716

Campaign Donors

2010

In 2010, Abinanti raised a total of $122,069 in campaign contributions.[2]

His nine largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Friends of Abinanti for Assembly $37,500
Longo-Abinanti, Janet $10,000
McKellar, Marie $3,800
New York State Trial Lawyers $3,800
Maddon, Gladys $3,800
New York State United Teachers $3,800
McKellar, Marie $3,800
Maddon, MD, Paul $3,800
Maddon, PhD, Paul $3,800

Personal

Abinanti and his wife Janet have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Richard Brodsky
New York Assembly - District 92
2011–present
Succeeded by
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