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John C Liu (D, WF)

  • Funds Raised: $3,389,446.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board


    Born in Taiwan, John Liu immigrated to the United States with his family when he was 5. He attended New York City public schools, graduating from the Bronx High School of Science in 1985, and received a bachelor's in mathematical physics from Binghamton University in 1988. He went on to work as a manager at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Liu was elected to City Council in 2001 and chaired the Transportation Committee. He was overwhelmingly elected as comptroller in a runoff election last fall against David Yassky. Liu, his wife and their son live in Flushing. (source: http://web.archive.org/web/20120724102817/http://www.councilpedia.org/index.php?title=John_Liu_2013_(Through_July_2011))

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    Bill de Blasio (D, WF) (declared) · Joseph Lhota (R) (declared) · Christine C Quinn (D, WF) Subject to term limits in 2013 (declared) · Adolfo Carrión Jr. (I) (declared) · Sal Albanese (D) (declared) · Erick Salgado (R) (declared) · George T. McDonald (R) (declared) · William C. Thompson, Jr. (D, WF) (declared) · Anthony Weiner (D, WF, I) (declared) · John A Catsimatidis (R) (declared) · Jack Hidary (I) (declared) · Randy A. Credico (L, Anti-Prohibition) (declared) · Anthony Gronowicz (G) (declared) ·