Robert Straniere

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Robert Straniere is the Republican candidate for the 13th Congressional District of New York.

Robert Straniere is the Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 13th Congressional District (map) of New York. He is the Republican nominee seeking to replace retiring Rep. Vito Fossella (R-N.Y.). He won in primary elections which took place on September 9, 2008. [1] [2]

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Positions, record and controversies

Bio

Straniere is a former member of the New York State Assembly.[3]


2008 elections

Straniere is the Republican nominee seeking to replace retiring Rep. Vito Fossella (R-N.Y.) in the 2008 congressional elections.[4][5] He won in primary elections which took place on September 9, 2008. [1] [2]

Money in politics

Committees and affiliations

Committees

Straniere will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.

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Contact

Campaign Contact Information

Articles and resources

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 “New York 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers”, September 10, 2008
  2. 2.0 2.1 Greg Giroux, "Franken Primary Win One of Many Key Results from Tuesday’s Primaries",CQ Politics, September 10, 2008
  3. Straniere for Congress
  4. 2008 Race Tracker page on New York’s 13th Congressional District
  5. Robert Straniere for Congress campaign website

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