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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas 'Tom' McKevitt''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 17.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2006 after winning a special election. McKevitt is currently serving as [[State Assembly Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore|Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas 'Tom' McKevitt''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 17.  He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in February 2006. McKevitt is currently serving as [[State Assembly Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore|Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore]].
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
McKevitt earned a BA from Hofstra University and a JD from Hofstra Law School. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57852 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McKevitt]</ref>  His professional experience includes being a deputy town attorney for Hempstead, an intern for New York State Attorneys General Office and New York State Supreme Court Justice Marvin Segal, and a staff member to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon and United States Senator Alfonse DAmato.
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McKevitt earned his B.A. from Hofstra University and his J.D. from Hofstra Law School.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57852 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McKevitt]</ref>  His professional experience includes being a deputy town attorney for Hempstead, an intern for New York State Attorneys General Office and New York State Supreme Court Justice Marvin Segal and a staff member to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon and United States Senator Alfonse DAmato.
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
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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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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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 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.<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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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," accessed February 11, 2014]</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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===2008===
 
===2008===
  
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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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.<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>
 
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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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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===2012===
 
===2012===
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|org1 = New York State Trial Lawyers
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|org2 = Century 21
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|org3 = East Meadow Repblican Club
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|org4 = Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker
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|org5 = Sahn Ward Coschignani & Baker
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|orgamount1 = 3000
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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===2010===
 
===2010===
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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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," accessed December 23, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
 
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>
 
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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==External links==
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57852 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57852 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57852 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=57852 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96084 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88882 2006]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=135653 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=118146 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96084 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88882 2006]
  
 
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Thomas McKevitt
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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 'Tom' McKevitt is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 17. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election in February 2006. McKevitt is currently serving as Assistant Minority Leader Pro Tempore.

Biography

McKevitt earned his B.A. from Hofstra University and his J.D. from Hofstra Law School.[1] His professional experience includes being a deputy town attorney for Hempstead, an intern for New York State Attorneys General Office and New York State Supreme Court Justice Marvin Segal and a staff member to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon and United States Senator Alfonse DAmato.

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

Comprehensive donor information for Thomas McKevitt is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Thomas McKevitt raised a total of $164,397 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.[6]

Thomas McKevitt's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 17 Won $32,421
2010 New York State Assembly, District 17 Won $36,361
2008 New York State Assembly, District 17 Won $47,827
2006 New York State Assembly, District 17 Won $47,788
Grand Total Raised $164,397

2012

Thomas McKevitt won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Thomas McKevitt raised a total of $32,421.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Thomas McKevitt's campaign in 2012
New York State Trial Lawyers$3,000
Century 21$3,000
East Meadow Repblican Club$2,000
Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker$1,000
Sahn Ward Coschignani & Baker$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$32,421
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, McKevitt received $36,361 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

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.[8]

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

Personal

McKevitt is married to his wife, Samantha.

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