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Colton earned a BA in Urban Education from Saint John's University; a MS in Urban Education from Brooklyn College and a JD from Saint John's School of Law.  He is married to Mary and has two stepchildren; Jennifer and Joseph.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=15171 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Colton]</ref>
 
Colton earned a BA in Urban Education from Saint John's University; a MS in Urban Education from Brooklyn College and a JD from Saint John's School of Law.  He is married to Mary and has two stepchildren; Jennifer and Joseph.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=15171 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Colton]</ref>
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==Elections==
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===2010===
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008 Colton won re-election to the [[New York State Assembly]], District 47, defeating opponent Russell Gallo (R).
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Colton raised $140,097 for his campaign while Gallo raised $0.<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}} '''William Colton (D)'''
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| colspan="2" | Russell Gallo (R)
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Revision as of 15:44, 18 August 2010

William Colton
New York State Assembly District 47
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House site
William Colton (b. 1946) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 47 since 1997. Colton is the Majority Conference Leader.

Colton's professional experience is as a lawyer and public school teacher.

Colton earned a BA in Urban Education from Saint John's University; a MS in Urban Education from Brooklyn College and a JD from Saint John's School of Law. He is married to Mary and has two stepchildren; Jennifer and Joseph.[1]

Elections

2010

2008

On November 4, 2008 Colton won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 47, defeating opponent Russell Gallo (R).

Colton raised $140,097 for his campaign while Gallo raised $0.[2]

New York State Assembly, District 47 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png William Colton (D) 14,949
Russell Gallo (R) 5,627

Committee membership

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New York Assembly - District 47
1997–present
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