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New York's 13th congressional district

New York's 13th Congressional District is a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives located in New York City, represented by Adriano Espaillat.

New York's 13th congressional district
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New York 's 13th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Adriano Espaillat (DManhattan)
Cook PVI D+43[1]

The 13th district comprises Upper Manhattan and a small portion of the western Bronx. The district includes the neighborhoods of Harlem, Inwood, Marble Hill, Spanish Harlem, Washington Heights, and portions of Morningside Heights and the Upper West Side. The Apollo Theater, and Grant's Tomb are located within this district.

From 2003 to 2013 It included all of Staten Island and the neighborhoods of Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst, Dyker Heights, and Gravesend in Brooklyn.

Contents

VotingEdit

Components: past and presentEdit

 
The district from 2003 to 2013

1803-1809:

Montgomery

1847-1849:

Albany

1913-1945:

Parts of Manhattan

1945-1993:

Parts of Brooklyn

1993–2013:

All of Staten Island
Parts of Brooklyn

2013–present:

Parts of Manhattan, The Bronx

Various New York districts have been numbered "13" over the years, including areas in New York City and various parts of upstate New York.

RepresentativesEdit

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created 1803
  Thomas Sammons Democratic-Republican March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1807
Redistricted from the 9th district
  Peter Swart Democratic-Republican March 4, 1807 –
March 3, 1809
Not a candidate for renomination in 1808.
  Uri Tracy Democratic-Republican March 4, 1809 –
March 3, 1813
Redistricted from the 16th district
  Alexander Boyd Federalist March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
Not a candidate for renomination in 1814.
  John B. Yates Democratic-Republican March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Not a candidate for renomination in 1816.
  Thomas Lawyer Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1819
Not a candidate for renomination in 1818.
  Harmanus Peek Democratic-Republican March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1821
Not a candidate for renomination in 1820.
Vacant March 4, 1821 –
December 3, 1821
The United States House of Representatives elections in New York, 1821 were held in April, after the congressional term had already begun. It is not clear when the result was announced or the credentials were issued.
  John Gebhard Federalist December 3, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Not a candidate for renomination in 1822.
  Isaac Williams, Jr. Adams-Clay DR March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Not a candidate for renomination in 1824.
  William G. Angel Jacksonian[2] March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
Not a candidate for renomination in 1826.
  Samuel Chase Adams March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
Not a candidate for renomination in 1830.
  William G. Angel Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1833
Not a candidate for renomination in 1832.
  Reuben Whallon Jacksonian March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
Not a candidate for renomination in 1834.
  Dudley Farlin Jacksonian March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
Not a candidate for renomination in 1836.
  John Palmer Democratic March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1839
Not a candidate for renomination in 1838.
  Augustus C. Hand Democratic March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1841
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1840.
  Thomas A. Tomlinson Whig March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
Not a candidate for renomination in 1842.
  Daniel D. Barnard Whig March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
Redistricted from 10th district.
  Bradford R. Wood Democratic March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1846.
  John I. Slingerland Whig March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
Not a candidate for renomination in 1848.
  John L. Schoolcraft Whig March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
Not a candidate for renomination in 1852.
  Russell Sage Whig March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Ran for reelection in 1854 as an Opposition candidate after demise of Whigs.
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
Not a candidate for renomination in 1856.
  Abram B. Olin Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1863
Not a candidate for renomination in 1862.
  John B. Steele Democratic March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
Redistricted from 11th district
Unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1864.
  Edwin N. Hubbell Democratic March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1866.
  Thomas Cornell Republican March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1869
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1868.
  John A. Griswold Democratic March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1871
Not a candidate for renomination in 1870.
  Joseph H. Tuthill Democratic March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
Not a candidate for renomination in 1874.
  John O. Whitehouse Democratic March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1877
Not a candidate for renomination in 1876.
  John H. Ketcham Republican March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1885
Redistricted to 16th district
  Egbert L. Viele Democratic March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1887
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1886.
  Ashbel P. Fitch Republican March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
Resigned from Republican Party over disagreement with 1888 platform; won Democratic nomination.
Democratic March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
Resigned to run for Comptroller of New York City.
  John De Witt Warner Democratic March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
Redistricted from 12th district
  Richard C. Shannon Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1899
Not a candidate for renomination in 1898.
  Jefferson M. Levy Democratic March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1901
Not a candidate for renomination in 1900.
  Oliver Belmont Democratic March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1903
Not a candidate for renomination in 1902.
  Francis B. Harrison Democratic March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
Unsuccessful candidate for Lieutenant Governor of New York in 1904.
  Herbert Parsons Republican March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1911
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1910.
  Jefferson M. Levy Democratic March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1913
Redistricted to 14th district.
  Timothy D. Sullivan Democratic March 4, 1913 –
August 31, 1913
Never took seat due to ill health.
Died.
Vacant August 31, 1913 –
November 4, 1913
Vacant following death of Timothy D. Sullivan.
  George W. Loft Democratic November 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1917
Not a candidate for renomination in 1916.
  Christopher D. Sullivan Democratic March 4, 1917 –
January 3, 1941
Not a candidate for renomination in 1940.
  Louis J. Capozzoli Democratic January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1945
Not a candidate for renomination in 1944.
  Donald L. O'Toole Democratic January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
Redistricted from the 8th district.
  Abraham J. Multer Democratic January 3, 1953 –
December 31, 1967
Redistricted from 14th district.
Resigned.
Vacant January 1, 1968 –
February 19, 1968
  Bertram L. Podell Democratic February 20, 1968 –
January 3, 1975
Defeated for 1974 Democratic nomination by Stephen J. Solarz.
  Stephen J. Solarz Democratic January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1993
Unsuccessful candidate for 1992 Democratic nomination in 12th district.
  Susan Molinari Republican January 3, 1993 –
August 2, 1997
Redistricted from 14th district
Resigned
Vacant August 3, 1997 –
November 3, 1997
  Vito Fossella Republican November 4, 1997 –
January 3, 2009
Did not run for reelection in 2008.
  Michael McMahon Democratic January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2011
Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 2010.
  Michael Grimm Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
Redistricted to 11th district
  Charles B. Rangel Democratic January 3, 2013 –
January 3, 2017
Redistricted from 15th district
  Adriano Espaillat Democratic January 3, 2017 –

Recent election resultsEdit

In New York State electoral politics there are numerous minor parties at various points on the political spectrum. Certain parties will invariably endorse either the Republican or Democratic candidate for every office, hence the state electoral results contain both the party votes, and the final candidate votes (Listed as "Recap").

US House election, 1996: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Susan Molinari 94,660 61.6
Democratic Tyrone G. Butler 53,376 34.7
Right to Life Kathleen Marciano 3,396 2.2
Independence Anita Lerman 2,337 1.5
Majority 41,284 26.8
Turnout 153,769 100
Special Election 1997: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Vito Fossella 79,838 61.3 -0.3
Democratic Eric Vitaliano 50,373 38.7 +4.0
Majority 29,465 22.6 -4.2
Turnout 130,211 100 -15.3
US House election, 1998: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Vito Fossella 76,138 64.8 +3.5
Democratic Eugene V. Prisco 40,167 34.2 -4.5
Independence Anita Lerman 1,245 1.1 +1.1
Majority 35,971 30.6 +8.0
Turnout 117,550 100 -9.7
US House election, 2000: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Vito Fossella 109,806 64.6 -0.2
Democratic Katina M. Johnstone 57,603 33.9 -0.3
Independence Anita Lerman 2,653 1.6 +0.5
Majority 52,203 30.7 +0.1
Turnout 170,062 100 +44.7
US House election, 2002: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Vito Fossella 72,204 69.6 +5.0
Democratic Arne M. Mattsson 29,366 28.3 -5.6
Independence Anita Lerman 1,427 1.4 -0.2
Green Henry J. Bardel 696 0.7 +0.7
Majority 42,838 41.3 +10.6
Turnout 103,693 100 -39.0
US House election, 2004: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Vito Fossella 112,934 59.0 -10.6
Democratic Frank J. Barbaro 78,500 41.0 +12.7
Majority 34,434 18.0 -23.3
Turnout 191,434 100 +84.6
US House election, 2006: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Vito Fossella 59,334 56.8 -2.2
Democratic Stephen A. Harrison 45,131 43.2 +2.2
Majority 14,203 13.6 -4.4
Turnout 104,465 100 -45.4
US House election, 2008: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Michael McMahon 114,219 60.9 +17.7
Republican Robert Straniere 62,441 33.3 -23.5
Conservative Timothy Cochrane 5,799 3.1 +3.1
Independence Carmine Morano 4,947 2.6 +2.6
Majority 51778 27.6 14.0
Turnout 187,406 100 +79.4
US House election, 2010: New York District 13
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Michael Grimm 65,024 51.3 +18.0
Democratic Michael McMahon 60,773 48.0 -12.9
Libertarian Tom Vendittelli 929 0.7 +0.7
Majority 4251 3.3 -24.3
Turnout 126,726 100 -32.4

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017. 
  2. ^ The Bench and Bar of New-York by Lucien Brock Proctor (1870; page 743) [says he was a Jacksonian from the beginning]

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