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Rep. Eliot L. Engel (D-N.Y.)

  • District: 16th District, Southern Westchester County -- Yonkers, New Rochelle; North Bronx
  • Residence: Bronx
  • Born: February 18, 1947; Bronx, N.Y.
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Family: Wife, Patricia Ennis Engel; three children
  • Education: Hunter-Lehman College, B.A. 1969 (history); City U. of New York, Lehman College, M.A. 1973 (guidance & counseling); New York Law School, J.D. 1987
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Bronx Democratic district leader, 1974-77; N.Y. Assembly, 1977-88; U.S. House, 1989-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1988 (13th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Energy & Commerce (Energy & Power; Health); Foreign Affairs - Ranking Member
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State Information: 16th District, Southern Westchester County -- Yonkers, New Rochelle; North Bronx

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general (NY-16 representative) Eliot Engel (D, WFM) 179,562 75.9%
Joseph McLaughlin (R) 53,935 22.8%
Joseph Diaferia (GREEN) 2,974 1.3%
2010 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot Engel (D) 95,346 72.8%
Anthony Mele (R) 29,792 22.8%
York Kleinhandler (R) 5,661 4.3%
write-ins (WRI) 82 0.1%
2008 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot Engel (D, INDC, WFM) 161,594 79.9%
Robert Goodman (R, C) 40,707 20.1%
2006 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot Engel (D, WFM) 93,614 76.4%
Jim Faulkner (R, INDC, C) 28,842 23.6%
2004 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot Engel (D, WFM) 140,530 76.2%
Matthew Brennan (R) 40,524 22%
Kevin Brawley (C) 3,482 1.9%
2002 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot Engel (D, L, WFM) 77,535 62.6%
C. Vanderhoef (R, C, INDC) 42,634 34.4%
Arthur Gallagher (RTL) 1,931 1.6%
Elizabeth Shanklin (GREEN) 1,743 1.4%
2000 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot Engel (D, L) 115,093 89.7%
Patrick McManus (C, R) 13,201 10.3%
1998 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot L. Engel (D, L) 80,947 88%
Peter Fiumefreddo (R, C, INDC) 11,037 12%
1996 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot L. Engel (D, L) 101,287 85%
Denis McCarthy (R, C, RTL) 15,892 13.3%
Dennis Coleman (INDC) 2,008 1.7%
1994 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot L. Engel (D, L) 73,321 77.6%
Edward T. Marshall (R) 16,896 17.9%
Kevin Brawley (C) 2,187 2.3%
Ann M. Noonan (RTL) 2,075 2.2%
1992 general (NY-17 representative) Eliot L. Engel (D, L) 98,068 80.1%
Martin Richman (R) 16,511 13.5%
Kevin Brawley (C) 3,143 2.6%
Martin J. O'Grady (RTL) 3,067 2.5%
Nana LaLuz (NL) 1,592 1.3%
1990 general (NY-19 representative) Eliot L. Engel (D, L) 45,758 61%
William J. Gouldman (R) 17,135 23%
Kevin Brawley (C, RTL) 11,868 16%
1988 general (NY-19 representative) Eliot L. Engel (D) 77,158 56%
Mario Biaggi (R) 37,454 27%
Martin J. O'Grady (RTL) 11,271 8%
Robert Blumetti (C) 11,182 8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 74% Mitt Romney: 26%
2008 Barack Obama: 73% John McCain: 27%

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