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David Yassky (D)


  • Funds Raised: $2,911,818.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board

  • PROFILE:

    David Yassky, 45, graduated from Princeton University and Yale law school. He worked as an aide to Sen. Charles Schumer, serving as chief counsel to the House Subcommittee on Crime, and has also taught at Brooklyn Law School. Yassky was first elected to the City Council, where he chairs the Small Business Committee, in 2001 and ran unsuccessfully for Congress in 2006. He, his wife and their two daughters live in Brooklyn Heights.