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|Name = Thomas McKevitt
political position  = New York State Assembly District 17 |
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 17
assumed office     = February 2007 |
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|Tenure = 2006 - Present
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|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2015]]
profession          = Legislator |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas McKevitt''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]].  He has represented District 17 since February 2007.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas McKevitt''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 17 since winning a special election in February 2006.  
  
McKevitt's professional experiences include deputy town attorney for Hempstead; intern for New York State Attorney Generals Office and New York State Supreme Court Justice Marvin Segal; and staff to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon and United States Senator Alfonse DAmato.
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McKevitt's professional experiences include deputy town attorney for Hempstead; intern for New York State Attorneys General Office and New York State Supreme Court Justice Marvin Segal; and staff to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon and United States Senator Alfonse DAmato.
  
 
McKevitt earned a BA from Hofstra University and a JD from Hofstra Law School.  He is married to Samantha.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57852 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McKevitt]</ref>
 
McKevitt earned a BA from Hofstra University and a JD from Hofstra Law School.  He is married to Samantha.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57852 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McKevitt]</ref>
  
==Committee membership==
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==Committee assignments==
* [[Aging Committee, New York Assembly]]
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===2013-2014===
* [[Insurance Committee, New York Assembly]]
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McKevitt served on the following committees:
:*Subcommittee on Trust and Estates
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* [[Judiciary Committee, New York Assembly]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Mental Health Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|State = New York
* [[Small Business Committee, New York Assembly]]
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Codes
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|Committee2 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Committee3 = Election Law
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Local Governments
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McKevitt served on the following committees:
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|State = New York
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Consumer Affairs and Protection
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|Committee2 = Election Law
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Committee4 = Local Governments
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|Committee5 = Mental Health
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McKevitt served on the following committees:
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|State = New York
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Insurance
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Committee4 = Mental Health
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|Committee5 = Small Business
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}}
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==Elections==
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===2012===
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McKevitt ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 17. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the [[Conservative Party]] and [[Independence Party of New York State]] tickets. He defeated [[Kevin C. Brady]] 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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|Chamber = New York State Assembly, District 17, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|winner1 = Thomas McKevitt
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Kevin C. Brady
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|votes1 = 27114
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|votes2 = 20138
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===2010===
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McKevitt ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated [[Thomas Devaney]] (D) in the general election on November 2.<ref>[http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/results/new-york/state-legislature New York Times NY state legislative election results]</ref> In addition to his slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the [[Independence Party of New York State]] and the [[Conservative Party]].
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Thomas McKevitt (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''24,766'''
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| colspan="2" | Thomas Devaney (D)
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| align="right" | 15,060
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008 McKevitt won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 17, defeating opponent John Pinto (D).
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McKevitt raised $47,827 for his campaign while Pinto raised $17,915.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=NY&y=2008#results_summary_H ''Follow the Money's report 2008 Campaign donations in New York'']</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Thomas McKevitt (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''31,803'''
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| colspan="2" | John Pinto (D)
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| align="right" | 23,321
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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In 2010, McKevitt received $36,361 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=NY&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = $36,361
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|org1 = Bloomberg, Michael R
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|org2 = New York State Association Of Realtors
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|org3 = Nassau County Police Benevolent Association
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|org4 = Sahn Ward & Beker
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|org5 = Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker
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|orgdonor1 = $3,800
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|orgdonor2 = $1,250
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|orgdonor3 = $1,000
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|orgdonor4 = $1,000
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In 2008, a year in which McKevitt was up for re-election, he collected $47,827 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96084 2008 contributions to Thomas McKevitt]</ref>
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| Friends for the election of Dean Skelos
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| New York State Association of Realtors
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| Sahn Ward & Baker PLLC
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| Nassau County Police Benevolent Association
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Revision as of 22:07, 30 March 2013

Thomas McKevitt
ThomasMcKevitt.jpg
New York State Assembly District 17
Incumbent
In office
2006 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 8
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sHofstra University
J.D.Hofstra Law School
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Thomas McKevitt is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 17 since winning a special election in February 2006.

McKevitt's professional experiences include deputy town attorney for Hempstead; intern for New York State Attorneys General Office and New York State Supreme Court Justice Marvin Segal; and staff to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon and United States Senator Alfonse DAmato.

McKevitt earned a BA from Hofstra University and a JD from Hofstra Law School. He is married to Samantha.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Codes
Consumer Affairs and Protection
Election Law
Judiciary
Local Governments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McKevitt served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

McKevitt ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 17. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He defeated Kevin C. Brady in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngThomas McKevitt Incumbent 57.4% 27,114
     Democratic Kevin C. Brady 42.6% 20,138
Total Votes 47,252

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

McKevitt ran unopposed in the September 14 Republican primary. He defeated Thomas Devaney (D) in the general election on November 2.[4] In addition to his slot on the Republican Party ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State and the Conservative Party.

New York State Assembly, District 17 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas McKevitt (R) 24,766
Thomas Devaney (D) 15,060

2008

On November 4, 2008 McKevitt won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 17, defeating opponent John Pinto (D).

McKevitt raised $47,827 for his campaign while Pinto raised $17,915.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 17 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas McKevitt (R) 31,803
John Pinto (D) 23,321

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, McKevitt received $36,361 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Thomas McKevitt's campaign in 2010
Bloomberg, Michael R$3,800
New York State Association Of Realtors$1,250
Nassau County Police Benevolent Association$1,000
Sahn Ward & Beker$1,000
Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $36,361

2008

In 2008, a year in which McKevitt was up for re-election, he collected $47,827 in donations.[7]

Donor Amount
Friends for the election of Dean Skelos $3,800
New York State Association of Realtors $2,000
Sahn Ward & Baker PLLC $2,000
Nassau County Police Benevolent Association $1,250
Nassau County Superior Officers Association $1,250

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