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  Holtzman, Elizabeth
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NameElizabeth Holtzman
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Born August 11, 1941 (79 years)
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InfoRepresentative from New York; born in Brooklyn, N.Y., August 11, 1941; attended public and private schools; B.A., Radcliffe College, 1962; J.D., Harvard Law School, 1965; admitted to the New York bar in 1966 and commenced practice in New York City; Democratic State committeewoman and district leader 1970-1972; assistant to Mayor John V. Lindsay, 1969-1970; founder, Brooklyn Women�s Political Caucus; delegate to Democratic National Convention, 1972; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-third and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1973-January 3, 1981); was not a candidate for reelection in 1980 but was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate; district attorney, Kings County, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1981-1990; New York City comptroller, 1990-1998; unsuccessful candidate in 1992 for nomination to the United States Senate; resumed the practice of law; is a resident of Brooklyn, N.Y.





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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 15, 2009 08:00pm Op-Ed by Candidate Holding Bush Accountable  Article Bob Sacamano 

DISCUSSION
Importance? 7.00000 Average

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RACES
  09/28/1993 NYC Comptroller - D Runoff Lost 33.28% (-33.44%)
  09/14/1993 NYC Comptroller - D Primary Won 33.85% (+0.00%)
  09/15/1992 NY US Senate - D Primary Lost 12.49% (-24.53%)
  11/07/1989 New York City Comptroller Won 74.15% (+55.06%)
  09/12/1989 NYC Comptroller - D Primary Won 47.43% (+23.06%)
  11/05/1985 Kings County District Attorney Won 83.59% (+69.82%)
  11/03/1981 Kings County District Attorney Won 66.86% (+39.24%)
  09/22/1981 Kings County District Attorney - D Primary Won 52.47% (+4.94%)
  11/04/1980 NY US Senate Lost 43.54% (-1.35%)
  09/09/1980 NY US Senate - D Primary Won 40.74% (+9.23%)
  06/14/1980 NY US Senate - L Convention Lost 13.95% (-72.09%)
  11/07/1978 NY District 16 Won 81.91% (+69.01%)
  11/02/1976 NY District 16 Won 82.87% (+65.75%)
  11/05/1974 NY District 16 Won 78.89% (+57.78%)
  11/07/1972 NY District 16 Won 65.58% (+42.70%)
  06/20/1972 NY District 16 - D Primary Won 44.59% (+1.74%)
ENTERED, DROPPED OUT
  05/22/2018 NY Attorney General - Interim Lost 0.00% (-90.91%)
ENDORSEMENTS
New York County District Attorney - D Primary - Jun 22, 2021 D Alvin L. Bragg, Jr.
New York City Council 11 Special - Mar 23, 2021 D Eric Dinowitz
Queens Borough President - Special D Primary - Jun 23, 2020 D Elizabeth S. Crowley
NYC Mayor - D Primary - Sep 12, 1989 D David Dinkins
US Vice President - Appointment - Dec 19, 1974 NPA Reject
US Vice President - Appointment - Dec 06, 1973 NPA Reject