1996 U.S. House of Representatives Results


ELECTION TYPE:                         PRIMARY            RUNOFF            GENERAL     
CANDIDATE NAME         PARTY         # OF VOTES   %     # OF VOTES  %     # OF VOTES   %

NEW YORK                              September 10th                      November 5th    

DISTRICT 1                                                                                   

Forbes, Michael P.                                      Combined Parties:    116,620   54.72 
Forbes, Michael P.         R          Unopposed                             [90,001]         
Forbes, Michael P.         C          Unopposed                             [11,962]         
Forbes, Michael P.         IDP        Unopposed                              [6,599]         
Forbes, Michael P.         RTL        Unopposed                              [8,058]         

Bredes, Nora L.                                         Combined Parties:     96,496   45.28 
Bredes, Nora L.            D          Unopposed                             [93,816]         
Bredes, Nora L.            SAV                                               [2,680]         

Total District Votes:                                                        213,116         

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DISTRICT 2                                                                                   

Lazio, Rick A.                                          Combined Parties:    112,135   64.23 
Lazio, Rick A.             R          Unopposed                             [97,105]         
Lazio, Rick A.             C          Unopposed                             [15,030]         

Herman, Kenneth J.                                      Combined Parties:     57,953   33.19 
Herman, Kenneth J.         D          Unopposed                             [53,055]         
Herman, Kenneth J.         IDP        Unopposed                              [4,898]         

Ross, Alice Cort           RTL        Unopposed                                4,506    2.58 

Total District Votes:                                                        174,594         

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DISTRICT 3                                                                                   

King, Peter T.                                          Combined Parties:    127,972   55.30 
King, Peter T.             R              7,345   88.24                    [111,310]         
Previdi, Robert            R                979   11.76                                      
Total Party Votes:                        8,324                                              

King, Peter T.             C          Unopposed                             [15,254]         
King, Peter T.             FRE        Unopposed                              [1,408]         

LaMagna, Dal A.                                         Combined Parties:     97,518   42.14 
LaMagna, Dal A.            D          Unopposed                             [93,145]         
LaMagna, Dal A.            IDP                                               [4,373]         

O'Shea, John J.            RTL        Unopposed                                4,129    1.78 

De Prima, John A.          L          Unopposed                                1,807     .78 

Total District Votes:                     8,324                              231,426         

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DISTRICT 4                                                                                   

McCarthy, Carolyn                                       Combined Parties:    127,060   57.49 
McCarthy, Carolyn          D          Unopposed                            [119,946]         
McCarthy, Carolyn          IDP        Unopposed                              [7,114]         

Frisa, Daniel                                           Combined Parties:     89,542   40.51 
Frisa, Daniel              R          Unopposed                             [78,004]         
Frisa, Daniel              C          Unopposed                             [10,522]         
Frisa, Daniel              FRE        Unopposed                              [1,016]         

Garbitelli, Vincent P.     RTL        Unopposed                                3,252    1.47 

Berkowitz, Robert S.       L          Unopposed                                1,162     .52 

Total District Votes:                                                        221,016         

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DISTRICT 5                                                                                   

Ackerman, Gary L.                                       Combined Parties:    125,918   63.66 
Ackerman, Gary L.          D          Unopposed                            [116,005]         
Ackerman, Gary L.          IDP        Unopposed                              [5,633]         
Ackerman, Gary L.          L          Unopposed                              [4,280]         

Lally, Grant M.                                         Combined Parties:     69,244   35.01 
Lally, Grant M.            R          Unopposed                             [59,394]         
Lally, Grant M.            C          Unopposed                              [8,951]         
Lally, Grant M.            FRE        Unopposed                                [899]         

Duff, Andrew J.            RTL        Unopposed                                2,623    1.33 

Total District Votes:                                                        197,785         

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DISTRICT 6                                                                                   

Flake, Floyd H.            D          Unopposed                              102,799   84.85 

Misir, Jorawar                                          Combined Parties:     18,348   15.14 
Misir, Jorawar             R          Unopposed                             [13,986]         
Misir, Jorawar             C          Unopposed                              [2,267]         
Misir, Jorawar             IDP        Unopposed                              [1,467]         
Misir, Jorawar             FRE        Unopposed                                [628]         

Total District Votes:                                                        121,147         

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DISTRICT 7                                                                                   

Manton, Thomas J.          D          Unopposed                               78,848   71.07 

Birtley, Rose                                           Combined Parties:     32,092   28.93 
Birtley, Rose              R          Unopposed                             [24,826]         
Birtley, Rose              C          Unopposed                              [4,542]         
Birtley, Rose              IDP        Unopposed                              [2,724]         

Total District Votes:                                                        110,940         

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DISTRICT 8                                                                                   

Nadler, Jerrold L.                                      Combined Parties:    131,943   82.28 
Nadler, Jerrold L.         D             28,466   83.63                    [123,809]         
Steel, Brian W.            D              3,903   11.47                                      
Sperling, Matthew W.       D              1,668    4.90                                      
Total Party Votes:                       34,037                                              

Nadler, Jerrold L.         L          Unopposed                              [8,134]         

Benjamin, Michael                                       Combined Parties:     26,028   16.23 
Benjamin, Michael          R          Unopposed                             [25,005]         
Benjamin, Michael          FRE        Unopposed                              [1,023]         
Benjamin, Michael          WTP                                                               

Galip, George A., Jr.*     C                                                   2,381    1.48 
Byrnes, Margaret V.        C          Unopposed                                              

Total District Votes:                    34,037                              160,352         


* Galip was selected by the party to be the general election nominee after Byrnes withdrew 
  from the race.
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DISTRICT 9                                                                                   

Schumer, Charles E.                                     Combined Parties:    107,107   74.79 
Schumer, Charles E.        D          Unopposed                            [102,556]         
Schumer, Charles E.        L          Unopposed                              [4,551]         

Verga, Robert J.                                        Combined Parties:     30,488   21.29 
Verga, Robert J.           R          Unopposed                             [27,829]         
Verga, Robert J.           IDP        Unopposed                              [1,899]         
Verga, Robert J.           FRE        Unopposed                                [760]         

Mossa, Michael             C          Unopposed                                5,618    3.92 

Total District Votes:                                                        143,213         

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DISTRICT 10                                                                                  

Towns, Edolphus                                         Combined Parties:     99,889   91.27 
Towns, Edolphus            D          Unopposed                             [97,125]         
Towns, Edolphus            L          Unopposed                              [2,764]         

Smith-Parker, Amelia                                    Combined Parties:      8,660    7.91 
Smith-Parker, Amelia       R          Unopposed                              [6,827]         
Smith-Parker, Amelia       C          Unopposed                              [1,104]         
Smith-Parker, Amelia       FRE        Unopposed                                [729]         

Hill, Julian M., Jr.       RTL        Unopposed                                  893     .82 

Total District Votes:                                                        109,442         

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DISTRICT 11                                                                                  

Owens, Major R.                                         Combined Parties:     89,905   91.95 
Owens, Major R.            D          Unopposed                             [87,559]         
Owens, Major R.            L          Unopposed                              [2,346]         

Hayle, Claudette                                        Combined Parties:      7,866    8.04 
Hayle, Claudette           R          Unopposed                              [5,369]         
Hayle, Claudette           C          Unopposed                              [1,123]         
Hayle, Claudette           IDP        Unopposed                                [832]         
Hayle, Claudette           FRE        Unopposed                                [542]         

Total District Votes:                                                         97,771         

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DISTRICT 12                                                                                  

Velazquez, Nydia M.                                     Combined Parties:     61,913   84.61 
Velazquez, Nydia M.        D          Unopposed                             [58,947]         
Velazquez, Nydia M.        L          Unopposed                              [2,966]         

Prado, Miguel I.                                        Combined Parties:     9,978   13.64 
Prado, Miguel I.           R          Unopposed                              [7,824]         
Prado, Miguel I.           C          Unopposed                              [1,303]         
Prado, Miguel I.           RTL        Unopposed                                [851]         

Garcia, Eleanor            SWP                                                 1,283    1.75 

Total District Votes:                                                         73,174         

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DISTRICT 13                                                                                  

Molinari, Susan                                         Combined Parties:     94,660   61.56 
Molinari, Susan            R          Unopposed                             [74,836]         
Molinari, Susan            C          Unopposed                             [14,619]         
Molinari, Susan            FRE        Unopposed                              [5,205]         

Butler, Tyrone G.                                       Combined Parties:    53,376   34.71 
Butler, Tyrone G.          D              4,400   70.01                     [51,448]         
Wacker, Hal                D              1,885   29.99                                      
Total Party Votes:                        6,285                                              

Butler, Tyrone G.          L          Unopposed                              [1,928]         

Marciano, Kathleen         RTL        Unopposed                                3,396    2.21 

Lerman, Anita              IDP                                                 2,337    1.52 

Total District Votes:                     6,285                              153,769         

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DISTRICT 14                                                                                  

Maloney, Carolyn B.                                     Combined Parties:    130,175   72.42 
Maloney, Carolyn B.        D          Unopposed                            [122,504]         
Maloney, Carolyn B.        L          Unopposed                              [7,671]         

Livingston, Jeffrey E.     R          Unopposed                               42,641   23.72 

Leighton, Thomas K.                                     Combined Parties:      3,512    1.95 
Leighton, Thomas K.        GRN                                               [2,029]         

Leighton, Thomas K.        IDP               70   53.44                      [1,483]         
Livingston, Jeffrey E.     IDP               38   29.01                                      
Zumbluskas, Michael        IDP               23   17.56                                      
Total Party Votes:                          131                                              

Lavezzo, Joseph A.         C          Unopposed                                2,188    1.22 

Cornett, Delco L.          RTL        Unopposed                                1,221     .68 

Total District Votes:                       131                              179,737         

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DISTRICT 15                                                                                  

Rangel, Charles B.                                      Combined Parties:    113,898   91.31 
Rangel, Charles B.         D          Unopposed                            [108,680]         
Rangel, Charles B.         L          Unopposed                              [5,218]         

Adams, Edward R.           R          Unopposed                                5,951    4.77 

Vargas, Ruben Dario                                     Combined Parties:      3,896    3.12 
Vargas, Ruben Dario        C          Unopposed                              [2,133]         
Vargas, Ruben Dario        IDP        Unopposed                              [1,763]         

Suero, Jose                RTL        Unopposed                                  989     .79 

Total District Votes:                                                        124,734         

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DISTRICT 16                                                                                  

Serrano, Jose E.                                        Combined Parties:     95,568   96.31 
Serrano, Jose E.           D          Unopposed                             [86,971]         
Serrano, Jose E.           L          Unopposed                              [8,597]         

Torres, Rodney             R          Unopposed                                2,878    2.90 

Camp, Owen                 C          Unopposed                                  787     .79 

Total District Votes:                                                         99,233         

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DISTRICT 17                                                                                  

Engel, Eliot L.                                         Combined Parties:    101,287   84.98 
Engel, Eliot L.            D             14,366   76.90                     [97,891]         
Moreira-Brown, Herbert     D              4,314   23.09                                      
Total Party Votes:                       18,680                                              

Engel, Eliot L.            L          Unopposed                              [3,396]         

McCarthy, Denis                                         Combined Parties:     15,892   13.33 
McCarthy, Denis            R          Unopposed                             [11,488]         

McCarthy, Denis            C          Unopposed                              [2,448]         

McCarthy, Denis            RTL        Unopposed                              [1,956]         

Coleman, Dennis            IDP               25   58.14                        2,008    1.68 
McCarthy, Denis            IDP               18   41.86                                      
Total Party Votes:                           43                                              

Total District Votes:                    18,723                              119,187         

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DISTRICT 18                                                                                  

Lowey, Nita M.             D          Unopposed                              118,194   63.64 

Katsorhis, Kerry J.                                     Combined Parties:     59,487   32.03 
Katsorhis, Kerry J.        R          Unopposed                             [51,656]         
Katsorhis, Kerry J.        C          Unopposed                              [7,831]         

Ferrara, Concetta M.       IDP        Unopposed                                4,283    2.31 

O'Grady, Florence T.       RTL        Unopposed                                3,758    2.02 

Total District Votes:                                                        185,722         

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DISTRICT 19                                                                                  

Kelly, Sue W.                                           Combined Parties:    102,142   46.30 
Kelly, Sue W.              R             11,693   52.82                     [98,705]         
Dio Guardi, Joseph J.      R              9,245   41.76                                      
Russell, Jim               R              1,198    5.41                                      
Total Party Votes:                       22,136                                              

Kelly, Sue W.              FRE        Unopposed                              [3,437]         

Klein, Richard S.                                       Combined Parties:     86,926   39.40 
Klein, Richard S.          D          Unopposed                             [83,975]         
Klein, Richard S.          L          Unopposed                              [2,951]         

Dio Guardi, Joseph J.                                   Combined Parties:     27,424   12.43 
Dio Guardi, Joseph J.      C          Unopposed                             [19,952]         
Dio Guardi, Joseph J.      RTL        Unopposed                              [7,472]         

Haase, William E.          IDP        Unopposed                                4,104    1.86 

Total District Votes:                    22,136                              220,596         

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DISTRICT 20                                                                                  

Gilman, Benjamin A.        R          Unopposed                              122,479   57.07 

Aggarwal, Yash P.                                       Combined Parties:     80,761   37.63 
Aggarwal, Yash P.          D              5,308   64.80                     [77,756]         
Goodman, Ira W.            D              2,883   35.20                                      
Total Party Votes:                        8,191                                              

Aggarwal, Yash P.          L          Unopposed                              [3,005]         

Garrison, Robert F.        RTL        Unopposed                                6,356    2.96 

Goodman, Ira W.            IDP        Unopposed                                5,016    2.34 

Total District Votes:                     8,191                              214,612         

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DISTRICT 21                                                                                  

McNulty, Michael R.                                     Combined Parties:    158,491   66.10 
McNulty, Michael R.        D             23,842                            [136,964]         
Wasserman, Lee H.          D             17,957                                              
Total Party Votes:                       41,799                                              

McNulty, Michael R.        C          Unopposed                             [13,463]         
McNulty, Michael R.        IDP        Unopposed                              [8,064]         

Norman, Nancy                                           Combined Parties:     64,471   26.89 
Norman, Nancy              R          Unopposed                             [62,630]         
Norman, Nancy              FRE        Unopposed                              [1,841]         

Wasserman, Lee H.          L          Unopposed                               16,794    7.00 

Total District Votes:                    41,799                              239,756         

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DISTRICT 22                                                                                  

Solomon, Gerald B.H.                                    Combined Parties:    144,125   60.48 
Solomon, Gerald B.H.       R          Unopposed                            [119,467]         
Solomon, Gerald B.H.       C          Unopposed                             [15,728]         
Solomon, Gerald B.H.       FRE        Unopposed                              [6,573]         
Solomon, Gerald B.H.       RTL        Unopposed                              [2,357]         

James, Steve               D          Unopposed                               94,192   39.52 

Total District Votes:                                                        238,317         

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DISTRICT 23                                                                                  

Boehlert, Sherwood L.                                   Combined Parties:    124,626   64.34 
Boehlert, Sherwood L.      R             15,115   65.30                    [118,653]         
Giroux, Francis A.         R              5,824   25.16                                      
Tapley, William            R              2,206    9.53                                      
Total Party Votes:                       23,145                                              

Boehlert, Sherwood L.      FRE        Unopposed                              [5,973]         

Hapanowicz, Bruce W.       D          Unopposed                               50,436   26.04 

Loughlin, Thomas E., Jr.   IDP        Unopposed                               10,835    5.59 

Tapley, William            RTL        Unopposed                                7,790    4.02 

Total District Votes:                    23,145                              193,687         

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DISTRICT 24                                                                                  

McHugh, John M.                                         Combined Parties:    124,240   71.12 
McHugh, John M.            R          Unopposed                            [108,777]         
McHugh, John M.            C          Unopposed                             [15,463]         

Ravenscroft, Donald        D          Unopposed                               43,692   25.01 

Beaumont, William H.       IDP        Unopposed                                6,750    3.86 

Total District Votes:                                                        174,682         

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DISTRICT 25                                                                                  

Walsh, James T.                                         Combined Parties:    126,691   55.11 
Walsh, James T.            R          Unopposed                            [106,327]         
Walsh, James T.            C          Unopposed                             [11,733]         
Walsh, James T.            IDP        Unopposed                              [7,283]         
Walsh, James T.            FRE        Unopposed                              [1,348]         

Mack, Marty                D          Unopposed                              103,199   44.89 

Total District Votes:                                                        229,890         

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DISTRICT 26                                                                                  

Hinchey, Maurice D.                                     Combined Parties:    122,850   55.21 
Hinchey, Maurice D.        D          Unopposed                            [117,097]         
Hinchey, Maurice D.        L          Unopposed                              [5,753]         

Wittig, Sue                                             Combined Parties:     94,125   42.30 
Wittig, Sue                R             12,342   76.11                     [78,946]         
Drazen, Douglas Walter     R              3,873   23.88                                      
Total Party Votes:                       16,215                                              

Wittig, Sue                C          Unopposed                              [9,569]         
Wittig, Sue                FRE        Unopposed                              [1,189]         
Wittig, Sue                RTL        Unopposed                              [4,421]         

Drazen, Douglas Walter     IDP        Unopposed                                5,531    2.48 

Total District Votes:                    16,215                              222,506         

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DISTRICT 27                                                                                  

Paxon, Bill                                             Combined Parties:    142,568   59.88 
Paxon, Bill                R          Unopposed                            [117,818]         
Paxon, Bill                C          Unopposed                             [16,103]         
Paxon, Bill                FRE        Unopposed                              [1,826]         
Paxon, Bill                RTL        Unopposed                              [6,821]         

Fricano, Thomas M.                                      Combined Parties:     95,503   40.12 
Fricano, Thomas M.         D          Unopposed                             [91,679]         
Fricano, Thomas M.         SAV                                               [3,824]         

Total District Votes:                                                        238,071         

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DISTRICT 28                                                                                  

Slaughter, Louise M.       D          Unopposed                              133,084   57.25 

Rosenberger, Geoff H.                                   Combined Parties:     99,366   42.75 
Rosenberger, Geoff H.      R          Unopposed                             [85,038]         
Rosenberger, Geoff H.      C          Unopposed                             [12,784]         
Rosenberger, Geoff H.      FRE        Unopposed                              [1,544]         

Total District Votes:                                                        232,450         

                           -----------------------------------------                     

DISTRICT 29                                                                                  

La Falce, John J                                        Combined Parties:    132,317   61.99 
La Falce, John J.          D          Unopposed                            [126,210]         
La Falce, John J.          L          Unopposed                              [6,107]         

Callard, David B.                                       Combined Parties:     81,135   38.01 
Callard, David B.          R          Unopposed                             [66,438]         
Callard, David B.          C          Unopposed                              [8,822]         
Callard, David B.          FRE        Unopposed                              [1,044]         
Callard, David B.          RTL        Unopposed                              [4,831]         

Total District Votes:                                                        213,452         

                           -----------------------------------------                     

DISTRICT 30                                                                                  

Quinn, Jack                                             Combined Parties:    121,369   54.82 
Quinn, Jack                R          Unopposed                             [97,320]         
Quinn, Jack                C          Unopposed                             [12,315]         
Quinn, Jack                FRE        Unopposed                              [2,125]         
Quinn, Jack                IDP        Unopposed                              [9,609]         

Pordum Francis J                                        Combined Parties:    100,040   45.18 
Pordum Francis J.          D          Unopposed                             [97,686]         
Pordum Francis J.          PS                                                [2,354]         

Total District Votes:                                                        221,409         

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DISTRICT 31                                                                                  

Houghton, Amo                                           Combined Parties:    139,734   71.56 
Houghton, Amo              R          Unopposed                            [119,395]         
Houghton, Amo              C          Unopposed                             [15,854]         
Houghton, Amo              FRE        Unopposed                              [4,485]         

Mac Bain, Bruce D.         D          Unopposed                               49,502   25.35 

Wilson, Le Roy Stewart     RTL        Unopposed                                6,031    3.09 

Total District Votes:                                                        195,267         

Total State Votes:                      178,986                            5,551,053         


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