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Igor Oberman (D)

  • Funds Raised: $106,236.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board


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    Biography: Oberman fled to the United States in 1981 from the former Soviet Union to avoid religious oppression. He was 8 years old. Since moving to Brooklyn, he became the first of his family to graduate college and went on to obtain a law degree. He became the first Russian American administrative law judge at the Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings. He also worked under Borough President Marty Markowitz as a liaison to Russian and Jewish communities and is the board president of the board of directors of Trump Village West Co-op in Brighton Beach. Oberman graduated cum laude from Brooklyn College and went on to New York Law School for his JD.

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    City Council for District 48 (Campaign Website)

    OTHER CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR City Council for District 48:

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