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|Position = New York State Assembly District 77
 
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|Tenure = 2009 - 2013
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|Last election = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Vanessa L. Gibson''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 77. She was first elected to the chamber in 2009 after winning a special election.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Vanessa L. Gibson''' is former [[Democratic]] member of the [[New York State Assembly]], representing District 77 from 2009 to 2013. Gibson resigned to represent the 16th Council District of Bronx County.<ref>[http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/7afae126c1f64afa9b38c0e8b159bc2b/NY--Legislature-Empty-Seats ''www.therepublic.com,'' "Number of vacancies in 212-member NY state Legislature up to 11, no word on special elections," accessed January 14, 2014]</ref>
 
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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Gibson earned her B.A. in Sociology from State University of New York at Albany and her M.P.A.  in Policy Analysis and Evaluation from Baruch College, City University of New York.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111431 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Gibson]</ref>
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Gibson earned her B.A. in Sociology from State University of New York at Albany and her M.P.A.  in Policy Analysis and Evaluation from Baruch College, City University of New York.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111431 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Gibson]</ref> His professional experience includes working as a legislative assistant, and serving as district office manager for Assemblywoman Aurelia Greene.
His professional experience includes working as a legislative assistant, and serving as district office manager for Assemblywoman Aurelia Greene.
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
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Gibson ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 77. She defeated [[Anthony Curry]] in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. She defeated [[Tanya Carmichael]] and [[Devon Morrison]] 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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Gibson ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 77. She defeated [[Anthony Curry]] in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket. She defeated [[Tanya Carmichael]] and [[Devon Morrison]] 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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Gibson ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated [[Tanya Carmichael]] (R) and Conservative Party candidate [[Robert Marrero]] 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>
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Gibson ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated [[Tanya Carmichael]] (R) and Conservative Party candidate [[Robert Marrero]] 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>
  
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Gibson received $43,100 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, Gibson received $43,100 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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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Vanessa + Gibson + New York + Assembly'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Vanessa + Gibson + New York + Assembly'''"
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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*[http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/?ad=077 New York Assembly - Rep. Vanessa Gibson]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111431 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=111431 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=111431 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
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Revision as of 09:38, 26 March 2014

Vanessa Gibson
Vanessa Gibson.jpg
New York State Assembly District 77
Former Member
In office
2009 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sState University of New York at Albany, 2001
Master'sCity University of New York, 2009
CandidateVerification
Vanessa L. Gibson is former Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 77 from 2009 to 2013. Gibson resigned to represent the 16th Council District of Bronx County.[1]

Biography

Gibson earned her B.A. in Sociology from State University of New York at Albany and her M.P.A. in Policy Analysis and Evaluation from Baruch College, City University of New York.[2] His professional experience includes working as a legislative assistant, and serving as district office manager for Assemblywoman Aurelia Greene.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Banks
Children and Families
Corporations, Authorities and Commissions
Housing
Small Business
Social Services

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Gibson ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 77. She defeated Anthony Curry in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. She also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. She defeated Tanya Carmichael and Devon Morrison in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

New York State Assembly, District 77, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngVanessa Gibson Incumbent 97.7% 26,551
     Republican Tanya Carmichael 1.7% 470
     Conservative Devon Morrison 0.5% 142
Total Votes 27,163
New York State Assembly, District 77 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngVanessa Gibson Incumbent 90.2% 3,066
Anthony Curry 9.8% 334
Total Votes 3,400

2010

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Gibson ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. She defeated Tanya Carmichael (R) and Conservative Party candidate Robert Marrero in the general election on November 2.[5]

New York State Assembly, District 77 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Vanessa Gibson (D) 12,261
Tanya Carmichael (R) 362
Robert Marrero (C) 148

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Vanessa Gibson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Vanessa Gibson raised a total of $165,954 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 24, 2013.[6]

Vanessa Gibson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 77 Won $122,854
2010 New York State Assembly, District 77 Won $43,100
Grand Total Raised $165,954

2012

Vanessa Gibson won re-election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Vanessa Gibson raised a total of $122,854.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Vanessa Gibson's campaign in 2012
New York State United Teachers$8,200
1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East$8,200
New York State Trial Lawyers$7,700
Bronx Pro Real estate$5,000
Service Employees Local 32BJ$4,400
Total Raised in 2012$122,854
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Gibson received $43,100 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[7]

New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Vanessa Gibson's campaign in 2010
Bronx Democratic County Cmte$3,800
New York State United Teachers$2,800
Bronx Unity Democratic Club$2,740
New York State Trial Lawyers$2,000
Service Employees Local 32BJ$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $43,100

Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Gibson’s endorsements included the following:

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Preceded by
Aurelia Greene
New York Assembly District 77
June 2009-2013
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