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November 8, 2016 — New York General Election
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Representative, District 2U.S. House of RepresentativesNovember 8, 2016New York General Election

United States
November 8, 2016New York General Election

U.S. House of RepresentativesRepresentative, District 2

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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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Who’s Running?

You can vote for 1 candidate of 2 total candidates.
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Democratic, Working Families, Independence, Women's Equality
Government Official
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Profession:Government Official
Total money raised: $376,455

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

1
Suffolk County
$13,162
2
Building Relationships in Diverse Geographic Environments PAC (BRIDGE PAC)
$10,000
2
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
$10,000
2
VoteVets
$10,000
3
American Federation of Teachers
$5,000
3
Ameripac: The Fund for a Greater America
$5,000
3
International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers
$5,000
3
Kulka Construction
$5,000
3
Ostriker von Simson, Inc.
$5,000

By State:

New York 66.34%
District of Columbia 19.54%
Maryland 5.86%
Massachusetts 2.19%
Other 6.08%
66.34%19.54%

By Size:

Large contributions (76.21%)
Small contributions (23.79%)
76.21%23.79%

By Type:

From organizations (30.65%)
From individuals (69.35%)
30.65%69.35%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.
Republican, Conservative, Reform, Tax Revolt
Elected Official
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Profession:Elected Official
Total money raised: $1,049,442

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

1
General Dynamics
$13,000
2
Goldman Sachs
$10,150
3
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings
$10,000
3
Deloitte
$10,000
3
Friends of Medical Research
$10,000
3
Laborers' International Union of North America
$10,000
3
National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors
$10,000
3
National Association of Realtors
$10,000
3
National Electrical Contractors Association
$10,000
3
National Multifamily Housing Council
$10,000
3
Northrop Grumman
$10,000
3
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
$10,000

By State:

New York 41.59%
District of Columbia 24.64%
Virginia 10.71%
New Jersey 3.85%
Other 19.21%
41.59%24.64%10.71%19.21%

By Size:

Large contributions (91.94%)
Small contributions (8.06%)
91.94%8.06%

By Type:

From organizations (51.22%)
From individuals (48.78%)
51.22%48.78%
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the Federal Election Commission.

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