New York's 2nd congressional district
|New York's 2nd congressional district|
Voting[change | change source]
|Election results from presidential races|
List of members representing the district[change | change source]
1789–1805: one seat[change | change source]
|Pro-Administration||March 4, 1789 –
March 3, 1793
|Elected in 1789.|
Re-elected in 1790.
|Pro-Administration||March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
|3rd||Elected in 1793.|
|March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1801
|Elected in 1794.|
Re-elected in 1796.
Re-elected in 1798.
Samuel L. Mitchill
|March 4, 1801 –
March 3, 1803
|7th||Elected in 1800.|
Redistricted to the 3rd district.
|Federalist||March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1805
|8th||Elected in 1802.|
1805–1809: Two seats on general ticket with 3rd district[change | change source]
|Years||Seat A||Seat B|
|Representative||Party||Electoral history||Representative||Party||Electoral history|
|March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1809
|Gurdon S. Mumford||Democratic-
|Daniel D. Tompkins was elected in 1804 but declined the seat when appointed to the New York Supreme Court.
Elected to begin Tompkins's term.
Re-elected in 1806.
George Clinton Jr.
|Samuel L. Mitchill (previously of the 3rd district) was re-elected in 1804 but resigned November 22, 1804 when elected U.S. Senator.|
Elected to begin Mitchell's term.
Re-elected in 1806.
The districts were separated again, and a second seat was added to the 2nd district.
The districts were separated in 1809.
1809–1823: two seats[change | change source]
From 1809 to 1823, two seats were apportioned to the second district, elected at-large on a general ticket.
1823–present: one seat[change | change source]
Recent election results[change | change source]
New York election law allows for fusion voting, where a candidate can run as a member of multiple parties. The pooled vote totals for candidates are listed first, and the split of the votes among the parties they ran as is listed beneath. See below for blank, void, and scattering notes.*
|2000||Steve Israel||90,438||48%||Joan B. Johnson||65,880||35%||Robert Walsh||Right to Life||11,224||6%|
|Democratic||90,438||Republican||65,880||Richard N. Thompson||Conservative||10,824||6%|
|David A. Bishop||10,266||5%|
|2002||Steve Israel||85,451||58%||Joseph P. Finley||59,117||40%||John Keenan||Green||1,558||1%|
|Working Families||1,974||Right to Life||5,106|
|2004||Steve Israel||161,593||67%||Richard Hoffmann||80,950||33%|
|2006||Steve Israel||105,276||70%||John W. Bugler||44,212||30%|
|2008||Steve Israel||161,279||67%||Frank J. Stalzer||79,641||33%|
|2010||Steve Israel||94,694||56%||John Gomez||72,115||43%||Anthony Tolda||CST||1,258||1%|
|2012||Vivianne Falcone||92,060||41%||Peter T. King||131,091||59%|
|2014||Patricia Maher||40,009||28%||Peter T. King||91,701||65%|
|2016||Du Wayne Gregory||110,938||38%||Peter T. King||181,506||62%|
|2018||Liuba Grechen Shirley||106,996||45%||Peter T. King||122,103||53%|
|2020||Jackie Gordon||154,123||46%||Andrew Garbarino||177,353||53%||Harry Burger||Green||3,446||1%|
* Blank, void, and write-in candidate ("scattering") notes: In 2000, there were 37,596 BVS votes; in 2002, 14,087; in 2004, 40,937; and in 2006, 14,101. Since 2008, results were separated out, and there were 54,163 blank votes; 10 void ballots; and 12 votes cast for write-in candidates. In 2010, 7,104 were blank votes; 93 were void ballots; and thirty were votes cast for write-in candidates.
References[change | change source]
- "New York congressional districts by urban and rural population and land area". United States Census Bureau. June 8, 2017. Archived from the original on November 21, 2019. Retrieved November 21, 2019.
- My Congressional District
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- Parsons, Stanley B.; Dubin, Michael J.; Parsons, Karen Toombs (1990). United States Congressional Districts, 1883-1913. p. 89. ISBN 9780313264825.
- Parsons, Stanley B.; Dubin, Michael J.; Parsons, Karen Toombs (1990). United States Congressional Districts, 1883-1913. p. 247. ISBN 9780313264825.
- Parsons, Stanley B.; Dubin, Michael J.; Parsons, Karen Toombs (1990). United States Congressional Districts, 1883-1913. p. 382. ISBN 9780313264825.
- "Election Statistics". Office of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Retrieved 2008-01-10.
- New York State Board of Elections 2008 Election Results page
- New York State Board of Elections 2010 Election Results page