Thomas McKevitt

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Thomas McKevitt
New York State Assembly District 17
Assumed office
February 2007
Current term ends
January 1, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Thomas McKevitt is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 17 since February 2007.

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.

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



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.[2] 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


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.[3]

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

In 2008, a year in which McKevitt was up for re-election, he collected $47,827 in donations.[4]

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

Committee assignments

  • Subcommittee on Trust and Estates

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 17
Succeeded by