|Member of the New York State Assembly
from the 26th district
January 1, 2011
|Preceded by||Ann-Margaret Carrozza|
April 21, 1981 |
Manhasset, New York
|Alma mater||SUNY Albany
New York Law School
Edward C. "Ed" Braunstein (born April 21, 1981) is an American politician from Bayside, Queens. He is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly representing the 26th Assembly District in Queens, New York.
Braunstein received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the State University of New York at Albany. After college he worked as a legislative assistant in the New York City office of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, while also attending evening classes at New York Law School. He passed the bar exam in February 2009.
Braunstein won a September 2010 Democratic primary election to replace retiring Assembly member Ann-Margaret Carrozza. In the November 2010 general election he defeated the Conservative-Republican candidate by a vote of 15,264 to 11,043.
- "Legislative Preview: Meet The New Members". The Capitol. Manhattan Media. January 6, 2011. Retrieved March 18, 2011.[permanent dead link]
- "Edward C. Braunstein: Biography". New York State Assembly. Retrieved March 18, 2011.
- NYS Board of Elections Assembly Election Returns November 2, 2010 Archived December 18, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.. Accessed January 19, 2011.
|New York Assembly|
|New York State Assembly, 26th District
January 1, 2011 – present