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Orange, Rockland County, NY November 7, 2006 Election
Member of the State Assembly; District 97 Voter Information

2 Year Term. Salary: $79,500

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Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Ann G. Rabbitt Click here for more information about this candidate

  • Party: Republican, Independence, Conservative
  • Occupation: NYS Assemblywoman
  • Education: working toward degree in business Administration, Berkeley College
  • Village Trustee and Deputy Mayor, Greenwood Lake
  • Councilwoman and Deputy Supervisor, town of Warwick
  • Ranking minority member Assembly Local Government Committee
  • Serves on Assembly Aging and Consumer Protection and Affairs committees
Michael D. Paduch Click here for more information about this candidate
  • Party: Democratic, Working Families
  • Occupation: Orange County Legislator, union steamfitter
  • Education: Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, NY
  • Small business owner
  • I am serving my 9th year in the Orange County Legislature
  • I led the fight to reduce taxes by scrutinizing budget proposals, cutting wasteful spending and lowering taxes without hurting needed services
  • I have been successful in my goals and am proud that Orange County has the lowest tax rate in 30 years

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  Candidates Answer Questions

The League of Women Voters of Rockland County has asked all candidates for this office to respond to 3 questions on Joint Committees, Education Financing, and Indian Point.

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  • Profiles of Candidates - Browse for District 97, candidate name. Then find Biography, Campaign Finances, Issue Positions (NPAT), Special Interest Groups, and Voting Record for each candidate as available.
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