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Representative, District 18U.S. House of RepresentativesNovember 8, 2016New York General Election

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November 8, 2016New York General Election

U.S. House of RepresentativesRepresentative, District 18

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About this office

Representatives are elected to two-year terms to represent the people of a specific congressional district in the federal government. They introduce and vote on new laws, hold hearings, and are responsible for approving federal taxes.
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Republican, Conservative, Reform
Communications Professional
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Profession:Communications Professional
Senior Advisor, Westchester County (2012current)
President, Gipper Communications LLC (2011current)
Director of Communications/External Affairs, IMS Health (20072011)
Director of Communications, New York State Assembly, Minority Conference (20062007)
District Director, Office of U.S. Representative John Sweeney (20032005)
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - The Lally School of Management and Technology M.B.A. (2007)
Siena College B.A, political science (1995)
Total money raised: $224,657

Below are the top contributors that gave money to support the candidate(s).

1
Bluff Point Associates
$10,800
2
Axium Advisors
$5,400
2
Bruce Tanski Construction & Development
$5,400
2
Mcallister & Quinn
$5,400
3
Marve Water Proofing
$4,700

By State:

New York 66.41%
New Jersey 9.98%
Connecticut 9.84%
Virginia 5.15%
Other 8.62%
66.41%9.98%9.84%8.62%

By Size:

Large contributions (90.44%)
Small contributions (9.56%)
90.44%9.56%

By Type:

From organizations (2.27%)
From individuals (97.73%)
97.73%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.
Democratic, Working Families, Independence, Women's Equality
Attorney & Elected Official
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Profession:Attorney & Elected Official
Member, U.S. House of Representatives — Elected position (2013current)
Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (20112012)
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis (20092011)
First Deputy Secretary to the Governor, New York State Governor's Office (20072009)
Chief Operating Officer, Kiodex, Inc. (20002003)
Assistant to the President & Staff Secretary, The White House (19972000)
University of Virginia School of Law J.D. (1992)
University of Virginia B.A., international relations (1988)
Total money raised: $3,594,546

Below are the top contributors that gave money to support the candidate(s).

1
Sullivan and Cromwell LLP
$29,100
2
Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton and Garrison LLP
$27,800
3
New York Life Insurance Company
$27,700
4
Goldman Sachs
$24,000
5
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
$22,950

By State:

New York 54.25%
District of Columbia 21.22%
Virginia 2.80%
California 2.55%
Other 19.17%
54.25%21.22%19.17%

By Size:

Large contributions (95.77%)
Small contributions (4.23%)
95.77%

By Type:

From organizations (34.25%)
From individuals (65.75%)
34.25%65.75%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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