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Letitia James (D)

  • Funds Raised: $691,185.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board


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    Biography: Letitia James has represented the 35th district, which includes Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights and other parts of central Brooklyn, since 2003. She won on the Working Families Party line and filled the seat left vacant by the assassination of Councilmember James Davis. Prior to the council, James worked as a public defender with the Legal Aid Society, served as chief of staff for Assemblymember Roger Green and was a staff member for Attorney General Eliot Spitzer. She currently chairs the Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management. James will be term limited in 2017.

    (source: http://web.archive.org/web/20120508132428/http://www.councilpedia.org/index.php?title=Letitia_James_2009)

    City Council for District 35

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