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City Council for District 48

Madison, Manhattan Beach, Midwood and Sheepshead Bay

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Incumbent: Michael Nelson (D)
 Subject to term limits in 2013

seeking this office

Michael Nelson   (D)   (won general election)   Subject to term limits in 2013 · Simon L Belsky   (D, Liberal)   (disqualified)  · Theresa R Scavo (declared)  · Stephen Walters   (C)   (defeated in general election)  · Alexander L Lotovsky (declared)  · Igor Oberman   (D)   (declared)  · David Storobin   (R, C)   (declared)  · Chaim M Deutsch (declared)  · Ari Kagan (declared)  · Natraj S Bhushan (declared)  · 

2009 general results

    Michael Nelson (D), 89.83 percent
    Stephen Walters (C), 10.17 percent