Assemblyman Michael Montesano (R)
Michael Montesano was elected to the 15th New York State Assembly District in a Special Election on Feb. 9, 2010. He is running for re-election on the Republican, Independence, Conservative and Tax Revolt Party Lines. Montesano, currently a lawyer, is a former police officer and detective for the NYPD and EMT supervisor and investigator for the NYC Emergency Medical Service. He received an Associates Degree in Police Science from Nassau County Community College in 1983, followed by a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from St. John’s University. In 1989 he earned his law degree from the CUNY School of Law at Queens College.
Candidate Mario Ferone (D)
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