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New York state elections, 2002

New York held various elections on November 5, 2002.


  • Federal 1
    • United States House 1.1
  • State 2
    • Governor 2.1
    • Attorney General 2.2
    • Comptroller 2.3
    • State Senate 2.4
    • State Assembly 2.5
  • Local 3
  • See also 4


United States House

2002 pre-election Seats
  Democratic-Held 19
  Republican-Held 12

New York lost 2 seats following congressional apportionment.

2002 post-election Seats
  Democratic-Held 19
  Republican-Held 10



Republican, was re-elected to a third term.

Attorney General

Democratic Eliot Spitzer was re-elected to a 2nd term as Attorney General.


Alan Hevesi was elected to replace fellow Democrat Carl McCall, who ran unsuccessfully for governor.

State Senate

2002 pre-election Seats
  Republican-Held 36
  Democratic-Held 25

A district was added.

2002 post-election Seats
  Republican-Held 37
  Democratic-Held 25

State Assembly

2002 pre-election Seats
  Democratic-Held 97
  Republican-Held 52
  Vacant 1
2002 post-election Seats
  Democratic-Held 103
  Republican-Held 47


See also

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