|The Green Papers: 2009 General Election|
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|New York 2-year term. Election Cycle 2008, 2010. No Term Limit.|
|Partisan Composition: 27 Democratic, 2 Republican|
|Democratic||Congressman H. Scott Murphy
Re-elected Tuesday 31 March 2009
First elected: 31 March 2009 in a special election to fill the vacancy which was result of the appointment of Congressman Kirsten Gillibrand to the United States Senate.
Seat up for election: Tuesday 31 March 2009
|On 23 February 2009, a special election, to fill this vacant seat, was proclaimed for Tuesday 31 March 2009. There is no primary-- by 9 March parties will nominate their candidate and independents will submit petitions. Next regular election is Tuesday 2 November 2010. The deadline for receiving absentee ballots is 13 April. The vacancy was the result of the appointment of Congressman Kirsten Gillibrand to the United States Senate, 23 January 2009. She was first elected to Congress in 2006.|
|Political Parties Parties appear in parenthesis and italics when a candidate receives the endorsement of a given Party and/or official sources indicate a candidate's association with a particular Party but only where the Party in question does not appear on the actual ballot as such.|
|Major Third Parties|
|Other Third Parties|
| American Independent|
| Peace And Freedom|
| Working Families|
| No Ballot Designation|
|Write-in/Scattered/otherwise not readily classifiable|
Candidates for office appear on this page in italics where 'The Green Papers' does not yet have independent confirmation from a legal election authority that the person has been officially certified to appear on the ballot.
FEC indicates the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Campaign Finance Summary "Total Receipts" for candidates for Federal Office.
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