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|Name = Thomas Abinanti
political position  = [[New York State Assembly|New York State Assembly, District 92]]|
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 92
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Abinanti''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 92 since 2011.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas J. Abinanti''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing 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.
 
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.
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==Committee assignments==
 
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Abinanti served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Codes
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|Committee2 = Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
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|Committee3 = Election Law
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|Committee4 = Environmental Conservation
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|Committee5 = Insurance
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|Committee6 = Libraries and Education Technology
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Abinanti has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Abinanti served on the following committees:
* [[Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Election Law Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Environmental Conservation Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Libraries and Education Technology Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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* [[Mental Health Committee, New York State Assembly]]
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
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|Committee2 = Election Law
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|Committee3 = Environmental Conservation
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|Committee4 = Libraries and Education Technology
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|Committee5 = Mental Health
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==Elections==
 
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===2012===
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Abinanti ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 92. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] and [[Independence Party of New York State]] tickets. He was unchallenged 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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==Personal==
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Abinanti and his wife Janet have one child.
  
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=14240 Official Project Vote Smart Biography]
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=092 House website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=14240 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=14240 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132863 2010]
  
 
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Revision as of 19:41, 26 June 2013

Thomas Abinanti
Thomas Abinanti.jpg
New York State Assembly District 92
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sFordham College
J.D.New York University School of Law
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Thomas J. Abinanti is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing 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

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Codes
Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
Election Law
Environmental Conservation
Insurance
Libraries and Education Technology

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Abinanti ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 92. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Working Families Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

New York State Assembly, District 92, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngThomas Abinanti Incumbent 100% 41,062
Total Votes 41,062

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.[3]

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Abinanti raised a total of $122,069 in campaign contributions.[4]

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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Preceded by
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New York Assembly District 92
2011–present
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