New York's 30th congressional district

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The 30th Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was eliminated as a result of the 2000 Census. It was last represented by Jack Quinn who was redistricted into the 27th District.

The 30th Congressional District is also referred to in the NBC television series Heroes, as the fictional district represented by Nathan Petrelli.

Voting[edit]

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
1992 President Clinton 45 - 26%
1996 President Clinton 57 - 29%

Past Components[edit]

1993-2003:

Parts of Erie

1983-1993:

All of Genesee
Parts of Livingston, Monroe, Ontario

1973-1983:

All of Clinton, Franklin, Jefferson, Lewis, St. Lawrence
Parts of Essex, Oswego

1971-1973:

All of Rensselaer, Saratoga, Warren, Washington
Parts of Albany, Essex

1969-1971:

All of Essex, Fulton, Hamilton, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Warren, Washington

1963-1969:

All of Clinton, Essex, Fulton, Hamilton, Saratoga, Warren, Washington
Parts of Rensselaer

1953-1963:

All of Albany
Parts of Rensselaer

1945-1953:

All of Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Schoharie, Ulster

1913-1945:

All of Fulton, Hamilton, Montgomery, Schenectady

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
District created March 4, 1823
No image.svg Albert H. Tracy D-R March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 Buffalo redistricted from 22nd district
Daniel Greene Garnsey.jpg Daniel G. Garnsey Adams March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1829 Defeated for reelection in 1828 as an independent supported by the Anti-Masonic Party
No image.svg Ebenezer F. Norton Jacksonian March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1831
Bates Cooke (NY Comptroller).png Bates Cooke Anti-Masonic March 4, 1831 – March 3, 1833
Philo C. Fuller.png Philo C. Fuller Anti-Masonic March 4, 1833 – March 3, 1835
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1835 – September 2, 1836 resigned
vacant September 3, 1836 – November 8, 1836
New York Governor John Young.jpg John Young Whig November 9, 1836 – March 3, 1837
No image.svg Luther C. Peck Whig March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1841
New York Governor John Young.jpg John Young Whig March 4, 1841 – March 3, 1843
No image.svg William Spring Hubbell Democratic March 4, 1843 – March 3, 1845
Martin Grover.jpg Martin Grover Democratic March 4, 1845 – March 3, 1847
RepDavidRumsey.jpg David Rumsey Whig March 4, 1847 – March 3, 1851
Reuben Robie.jpg Reuben Robie Democratic March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853
Benjamin Pringle.jpg Benjamin Pringle Whig March 4, 1853 – March 3, 1855
Opposition March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857
Judson W. Sherman.jpg Judson W. Sherman Republican March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1859
Augustus Frank.jpg Augustus Frank Republican March 4, 1859 – March 3, 1863 redistricted to 29th district
JohnGanson.jpg John Ganson Democratic March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1865
James M. Humphrey.jpg James M. Humphrey Democratic March 4, 1865 – March 3, 1869
David Smith Bennett.jpg David S. Bennett Republican March 4, 1869 – March 3, 1871
No image.svg William Williams Democratic March 4, 1871 – March 3, 1873
George Gilbert Hoskins - Brady-Handy.jpg George G. Hoskins Republican March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1875 redistricted to 31st district
John M. Davy.jpg John M. Davy Republican March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877
Elizur Kirke Hart.jpg Elizur K. Hart Democratic March 4, 1877 – March 3, 1879
John Van Voorhis (Congressman).jpg John Van Voorhis Republican March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1883
Halbert Stevens Greenleaf.jpg Halbert S. Greenleaf Democratic March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885
Charles Simeon Baker 2.jpg Charles S. Baker Republican March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1891
Halbert Stevens Greenleaf.jpg Halbert S. Greenleaf Democratic March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1893
James Wolcott Wadsworth.jpg James Wolcott Wadsworth Republican March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1903 redistricted from 31st district, redistricted to 34th district
John W. Dwight.jpg John W. Dwight Republican March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1913 redistricted from 26th district
Samuel Wallin.jpg Samuel Wallin Republican March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915
William Barclay Charles.jpg William B. Charles Republican March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917
George R. Lunn.jpg George R. Lunn Democratic March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1919
Frank Crowther.jpg Frank Crowther Republican March 4, 1919 – January 3, 1943
Rep. Bernard W. Kearney.jpg Bernard W. Kearney Republican January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1945 redistricted to 31st district
Jay LeFevre.jpg Jay LeFevre Republican January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1951 redistricted from 27th district
J. Ernest Wharton.jpg J. Ernest Wharton Republican January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1953 redistricted to 29th district
Leo W. O'Brien.jpg Leo W. O'Brien Democratic January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1963 redistricted from 32nd district, redistricted to 29th district
Carleton J. King.jpg Carleton J. King Republican January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1973 redistricted from 31st district, redistricted to 29th district
Robert C. McEwen.jpg Robert C. McEwen Republican January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1981 redistricted from 31st district
David O'Brien Martin 97th Congress 1981.jpg David O'Brien Martin Republican January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1983 redistricted to 26th district
Barber Conable.jpg Barber B. Conable, Jr. Republican January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1985 redistricted from 35th district
F Eckert.png Fred J. Eckert Republican January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1987
Louiseslaughter.jpg Louise Slaughter Democratic January 3, 1987 – January 3, 1993 redistricted to 28th district
Jack Quinn.jpg Jack Quinn Republican January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2003 redistricted to 27th district
District eliminated January 3, 2003

Election results[edit]

Note that 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, 2000: New York District 30
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Jack Quinn 138,452 67.1 -0.7
Democratic John Fee 67,819 32.9 +0.7
Majority 70,633 34.2 -1.3
Turnout 206,271 100 +20.4
US House election, 1998: New York District 30
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Jack Quinn 116,093 67.8 +13.0
Democratic Crystal Peoples 55,199 32.2 -13.0
Majority 60,894 35.5 +25.9
Turnout 171,292 100 -22.6
US House election, 1996: New York District 30
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Jack Quinn 121,369 54.8
Democratic Francis J. Pordum 100,040 45.2
Majority 21,329 9.6
Turnout 221,409 100

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