2589 words New York's 20-2nd congressional district - Wikipedia

The 20-2nd congressional district of New York is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives, currently represented by Democrat Anthony Brindisi. Significant cities in the district include Utica, Rome, Cortland and Binghamton. Binghamton University, Hamilton College, Colgate University, and Utica College are located in the district.

New York's 20-2nd congressional district
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New York's 20-2nd congressional district since January 3, 2013
Representative
Anthony Brindisi
DUtica
Distribution
  • 57.49% urban
  • 42.51% rural
Population (2018 ACS est.)697372
Median income$54210[1]
Cook PVIR+6[2]

The district includes all of Chenango, Cortland, Madison, and Oneida counties, and parts of Broome, Herkimer, Oswego, and Tioga counties.

From 2003 to 2013, the district included all or parts of Broome, Delaware, Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, Tioga, Tompkins, and Ulster counties. It included the cities of Binghamton, Ithaca, Kingston, Middletown, Newburgh and Poughkeepsie. The district stretched to include parts of the Finger Lakes region, the Catskill Mountains and the Hudson Valley.

Election results from presidential racesEdit

Under Old Lines (2003 - 2013)

Year Result
2000 Gore 51 - 42%
2004 Kerry 54 - 45%
2008 Obama 59 - 39%

Under Current Lines (2013–present)

Year Result
2008 McCain 49 - 49%
2012 Romney 49.2 - 48.8%
2016 Trump 54.8 - 39.3%

Components, past and presentEdit

2013–Present:

All of Chenango, Cortland, Madison, Oneida
Parts of Broome, Herkimer, Oswego, Tioga

2003–2012:

All of Sullivan, Ulster
Parts of Broome, Delaware, Dutchess, Orange, Tioga, Tompkins

1993–2003:

All of Columbia, Greene, Warren, Washington
Parts of Dutchess, Essex, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schoharie

1983–1993:

All of Rockland
Parts of Orange, Sullivan, Westchester

1953–1983:

Parts of Bronx

1945–1953:

Parts of Manhattan

1919–1945:

Parts of Bronx, Manhattan

1913–1919:

Parts of New York

Various New York districts have been numbered "22 inches over the years, including areas in New York City and various parts of upstate New York.

List of members representing the districtEdit

1821 – 1833: One seatEdit

District was created on March 9, 1821, split from the 2-seat 20-1th district.

Member Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history Location
Vacant March 4, 1821 –
December 3, 1821
Elections were held in April 1821. It is unclear when results were announced or credentials issued. 1821–1823
[data unknown/missing]
Albert H. Tracy Democratic-Republican December 3, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
17th Elected in 1821.
Redistricted to the 30th district.
Justin Dwinell Crawford Democratic-Republican March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
18th Elected in 1822.
[data unknown/missing]
1823–1833
Madison and Cortland counties
John Miller Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
19th [data unknown/missing]
John G. Stower Jacksonian March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
20th [data unknown/missing]
Thomas Beekman Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
20-1th [data unknown/missing]
Edward C. Reed Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
20-2nd [data unknown/missing]

1833 – 1843: Two seatsEdit

From 1833 to 1843, two seats were apportioned, elected at-large on a general ticket.

Years Cong
ress
Seat A Seat B
Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history
March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
20-3rd Nicoll Halsey Jacksonian [data unknown/missing] Samuel G. Hathaway Jacksonian [data unknown/missing]
March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
20-4th Stephen B. Leonard Jacksonian [data unknown/missing] Joseph Reynolds Jacksonian [data unknown/missing]
March 4, 1837 –
July 27, 1838
20-5th
Andrew DeWitt Bruyn
Democratic [data unknown/missing]
Died.
Hiram Gray Democratic [data unknown/missing]
July 27, 1838 –
December 3, 1838
Vacant
December 3, 1838 –
March 3, 1839
20-5th Cyrus Beers Democratic [data unknown/missing]
March 4, 1839 –
March 3, 1841
20-6th Stephen B. Leonard Democratic [data unknown/missing]
Amasa Dana
Democratic [data unknown/missing]
March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
20-7th Samuel Partridge Democratic [data unknown/missing] Lewis Riggs Democratic [data unknown/missing]

1843 – present: One seatEdit

Member Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history
Meade Purdy Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
20-8th [data unknown/missing]
Stephen Strong Democratic March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
20-9th [data unknown/missing]

Ausburn Birdsall
Democratic March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
30th [data unknown/missing]

Henry Bennett
Whig March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
30-1th
30-2nd
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20-1th district.

Gerrit Smith
Free Soil March 4, 1853 –
August 7, 1854
30-3rd [data unknown/missing]
Resigned.
Vacant August 7, 1854 –
November 7, 1854

Henry C. Goodwin
Whig November 7, 1854 –
March 3, 1855
30-3rd [data unknown/missing]
Andrew Z. McCarty Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
30-4th [data unknown/missing]

Henry C. Goodwin
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
30-5th [data unknown/missing]
M. Lindley Lee Republican March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1861
30-6th [data unknown/missing]

William E. Lansing
Republican March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
30-7th [data unknown/missing]

De Witt C. Littlejohn
Republican March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
30-8th [data unknown/missing]

Sidney T. Holmes
Republican March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
30-9th [data unknown/missing]

John C. Churchill
Republican March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1871
40th
40-1th
[data unknown/missing]

William E. Lansing
Republican March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
40-2nd [data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20-3rd district.

Ellis H. Roberts
Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
40-3rd Redistricted from the 20-1th district.

George A. Bagley
Republican March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
40-4th
40-5th
[data unknown/missing]

Warner Miller
Republican March 4, 1879 –
July 26, 1881
40-6th
40-7th
[data unknown/missing]
Resigned when elected to US Senate
Vacant July 26, 1881 –
November 8, 1881

Charles R. Skinner
Republican November 8, 1881 –
March 3, 1885
40-7th
40-8th
[data unknown/missing]

Abraham X. Parker
Republican March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
40-9th
50th
Redistricted from the 19th district.

Frederick Lansing
Republican March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
50-1th [data unknown/missing]

Leslie W. Russell
Republican March 4, 1891 –
September 11, 1891
50-2nd [data unknown/missing]
Resigned when elected as justice on New York Supreme Court
Vacant September 11, 1891 –
November 3, 1891

N. Martin Curtis
Republican November 3, 1891 –
March 3, 1897
50-2nd
50-3rd
50-4th
[data unknown/missing]

Lucius N. Littauer
Republican March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1903
50-5th
50-6th
50-7th
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20-5th district.

William H. Draper
Republican March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1913
50-8th
50-9th
60th
60-1th
60-2nd
Redistricted from the 19th district.

Henry Bruckner
Democratic March 4, 1913 –
December 31, 1917
60-3rd
60-4th
60-5th
[data unknown/missing]
Resigned.
Vacant December 31, 1917 –
March 5, 1918

Anthony J. Griffin
Democratic March 5, 1918 –
January 13, 1935
60-5th
60-6th
60-7th
60-8th
60-9th
70th
70-1th
70-2nd
70-3rd
70-4th
[data unknown/missing]
Died.
Vacant January 13, 1935 –
November 5, 1935

Edward W. Curley
Democratic November 5, 1935 –
January 6, 1940
70-4th
70-5th
70-6th
[data unknown/missing]
Died.
Vacant January 6, 1940 –
February 20, 1940

Walter A. Lynch
Democratic February 20, 1940 –
January 3, 1945
70-6th
70-7th
70-8th
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20-3rd district.

Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
Democratic January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
70-9th
80th
80-1th
80-2nd
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 16th district.

Sidney A. Fine
Democratic January 3, 1953 –
January 2, 1956
80-3rd
80-4th
Redistricted from the 20-3rd district.
Resigned to serve on New York Supreme Court
Vacant January 2, 1956 –
February 7, 1956

James C. Healey
Democratic February 7, 1956 –
January 3, 1963
80-4th
80-5th
80-6th
80-7th
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20-1th district.

Jacob H. Gilbert
Democratic January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1971
80-8th
80-9th
90th
90-1th
Redistricted from the 20-3rd district.

Herman Badillo
Democratic January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1973
90-2nd [data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20-1th district.

Jonathan B. Bingham
Democratic January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1983
90-3rd
90-4th
90-5th
90-6th
90-7th
Redistricted from the 20-3rd district.

Benjamin Gilman
Republican January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
90-8th
90-9th
100th
101st
102nd
Redistricted from the 20-6th district.
Redistricted to the 20th district.

Gerald Solomon
Republican January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1999
103rd
104th
105th
Redistricted from the 20-4th district.

John E. Sweeney
Republican January 3, 1999 –
January 3, 2003
106th
107th
[data unknown/missing]
Redistricted to the 20th district.

Maurice Hinchey
Democratic January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2013
108th
109th
110th
100-eleventh
100-twelfth
Redistricted from the 20-6th district.
Retired.

Richard L. Hanna
Republican January 3, 2013 –
January 3, 2017
100-thirteenth
100-fourteenth
Redistricted from the 20-4th district.
Retired.

Claudia Tenney
Republican January 3, 2017 –
January 3, 2019
100-fifteenth Lost re-election.

Anthony Brindisi
Democratic January 3, 2019 –
Present
100-sixteenth Incumbent

Election resultsEdit

In New York State electoral politics there are numerous minor parties at various points on the political spectrum. Certain parties will invariably endorse either the Republican or Democratic candidate for every office, hence the state electoral results contain both the party votes, and the final candidate votes (Listed as "Recap").

US House election, 2018: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Anthony Brindisi 127715 50.9 +9.8
Republican Claudia Tenney 123242 49.1 +2.6
Majority 4473 1.8 N/A
Turnout 250957 N/A N/A
US House election, 2016: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Kim Myers 114266 41.1 N/A
Republican Claudia Tenney 129444 46.5 -53.5
Upstate Jobs Martin Babinec 34638 12.4 N/A
Margin of victory 15278 5.4 N/A
Turnout 278348 N/A N/A
US House election, 2014: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Republican Richard L. Hanna 129851 100.0 +39.3
Majority 129851 100.0 N/A
Turnout 175372 N/A N/A
US House election, 2012: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Dan Lamb 102080 39.3 -12.9
Republican Richard L. Hanna 157941 60.7 +13.1
Majority 55861 21.4 -15.2
Turnout 280082 N/A N/A
US House election, 2010: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 90613 52.4 -5.7
Republican George Phillips 82385 47.6 +18.3
Majority 8228 4.8 -24.4
Turnout 172998 100 -59.6
US House election, 2008: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 168558 58.1 -41.9
Republican George Phillips 85126 29.3 +29.3
Majority 83432 28.8 -41.9
Turnout 290102 100 +138
US House election, 2006: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 121683 100 +32.8
Majority 121683 100 +65.7
Turnout 121683 100 -51.2
US House election, 2004: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 167489 67.2 +3.0
Republican William A. Brenner 81881 32.8 -0.1
Majority 85608 34.3 +3.0
Turnout 249370 100 +41.3
US House election, 2002: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Democratic Maurice Hinchey 113280 64.2 +32.1
Republican Eric Hall 58008 32.9 -35.0
Green Steve Greenfield 2723 1.5 +1.5
Right to Life Paul J. Laux 2473 1.4 +1.4
Majority 55272 31.3 -4.5
Turnout 176484 100 -28.4
US House election, 2000: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Republican John E. Sweeney 167368 67.9 +12.6
Democratic Kenneth F. McCallion 79111 32.1 -10.0
Majority 88257 35.8 +22.5
Turnout 246479 100 +27.5
US House election, 1998: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Republican John E. Sweeney 106919 55.3 -5.2
Democratic Jean P. Bordewich 81296 42.1 +2.6
Right to Life Francis A. Giroux 5051 2.6 +2.6
Majority 25623 13.3 -7.7
Turnout 193266 100 -18.9
US House election, 1996: New York District 22
Party Candidate Votes % plus or minus
Republican Gerald B.H. Solomon 144125 60.5
Democratic Steve James 94192 39.5
Majority 49933 21.0
Turnout 238317 100

Historical district boundariesEdit

2003 – 2013

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=36&cd=22
  2. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 100-fifteenth Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  3. ^ "New York's 20-2nd House District Election Results: Claudia Tenney vs. Anthony Brindisi". NY Times. 7 November 2018. Retrieved 7 November 2018.
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