The list of New York’s influencers is up. Check out the movers and shakers in the Empire State and their weblinks below.

Top 10 Republicans

Dean SkelosDean Skelos for State Senate

Tom LibousSenator Tom Libous

 Brian KolbAssemblyman Brian Kolb

 Ed CoxEd Cox for State GOP Chairman

Rudy Giuliani – Former Mayor of NYC

George Pataki – Former Gov. of NYC

Peter KingCongressman Peter King

Rick Lazio - Rick Lazio for Governor

Tom Reynolds - Former Rep. of NY

John FasoManatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP/ Attorneys and Advisors

Top 10 Democrats

Andrew CuomoCuomo 2010

Sheldon SilverAssembly Speaker

John SampsonNew York State Senate

Chuck SchumerSenator Charles E. Schumer

Joe Percoco - Andrew Cuomo’s Aide

Patrick Gaspard – White House Political Director

Larry Schwartz – Secretary to Gov. David Paterson

Dean Fuleihan – Veteran Top Aide to Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver

David Paterson – Gov. of NY

Charlie King – NY Democratic Party Director

Republicans to Watch and Know

Mallory Factor and James Higgins – Founders of the Monday Meeting

 Ray KellyNYPD Commissioner

John Catsimatidis  - Philanthropist

Dan Donovan - Donovan New York Attorney General


Harry WilsonHarry Wilson New York Comptroller 2010

Michael Garcia- Former U.S. Attorney

Rob Astorino – Westchester County Executive

Jack Quinn - Assemblyman Jack Quinn

Steve LevySteve Levy for Governor

Jennifer Saul – National Committeewoman

Rob Ryan – Former Gov. Pataki administration official

Jeff Buley –Lobbyist and longtime counsel to state GOP

EJ McMahonHeads the Empire Center for New York State Policy

Chris CollinsErie County Executive Chris Collins

Carl PaladinoCarl Paladino for the People Governor New York

Ed ManganoNassau County Executive Ed Magano

Nick LangworthyErie Country Republican Committee

Jimmy OddoThe New York City Council

Jake Menges- Long time Giuliani operative

Eric UlrichNew York Councilman

Kate HoganWarren County District Attorney

Maggie BrooksMonroe County Executive

Bill O’Reilly PR Specialist

Roger Stone-The Stone Zone Political Punditry and Observation

Mike Avella-Former Senate GOP staffer

Brendan Quinn- Former state GOP Executive director

 John Jay LaValle- Suffolk County GOP chairman  

 Vito Fossella –Former Rep.

Joe Bruno-Former Senate Majority Leader

John McArdle-Senate GOP spokesman

Lawrence Kadish-National GOP committeeman

Diana Taylor-Former state Banking superintendent for Pataki

Dave Catalfamo- The last Pataki communications director

Paul Singer-Founder of the hedge fund Elliot Associates

Rob Cole- Former Pataki aide

Christina Comer-An up-an-coming Saratoga-based fundraiser

Arthur Finkelstein-Pataki’s Political consultant

Dan Senor-former chief spokesman for the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq

Tony Carbonetti-A veteran Giuliani operative

Kevin Fullington –A former aide to NYC Council Minority Leader Oddo and longtime GOP operative

Tom Basile-Executive director of the Empire State GOP by Cox


Democrats to Watch and Know

Eliot Spitzer-Former Governor, Cable News Host

Kristen Gillibrand-Kristen Gillibrand United States Senator for New York

Bill Clinton-Former U.S. President

Hillary Clinton-U.S. Secretary of State

Rev. Al Sharpton-The Al Sharpton Show

Jennifer Cunningham-Lobbyist and advisor to Andrew Cuomo

Paul Francis-Former Budget Director and director of state to Eliot Spitzer

Melvin Lowe-Senate Democratic Conference Leader

Daniel Mehiel-Democratic donor and former lieutenant governor candidate

Bill Samuels-Democratic donor and activist

Ed Koch-Former Mayor of NYC

Hank Sheinkopf-Democratic consultant

June O’Neill-Former state Democratic chairwoman

Frank Hoare-Democratic Party executive director

Steve Pigeon-Works for Senate Majority Leader Pedro Espada Jr.

Cy Vance Jr.Cy Vance for DA

Bob Duffy-Rochester Mayor

Patricia Lynch-Lobbyist

Roberto Ramirez-Lobbyist and consultant

Christine Quinn-NYC Council Speaker

John Liu-NYC Comptroller

Bill de Blasio-NYC Public Advocate

Anthony Weiner-Anthony Weiner Congressman New York’s 9th District

Bill Thompson Jr.-Former NYC comptroller

Steve Israel-Steve Israel Representing for 2nd District of New York

Eric Adams-New York State Senator Eric Adams

Keith Wright-Assemblyman Keith L.T. Wright

Carl Heastie-Assembly member Carl Heastie

Vito Lopez-Brooklyn Democratic chairman

BerlinRosen-A consulting firm favored by “progressive” Democratic candidates

Kevin Sheekey-Bloomberg operative

Kevin Finnegan-Operative working with the Working Families Party

Bradley Tusk-Operative for Bloomberg

Micah Lasher-Bloomberg’s top lobbyist

Howard Wolfson-Bloomberg’s deputy mayor

Neal Kwatra- Political director for the New York Hotel Motel Trades Council

Josh Isay-Former Schumer aide, co-founded KnickerbockerSKD with lasher

Gigi Georges-Managing director at the Glover Park Group

Jeff Pollock and Jeffery Plaut-Founding Partners of Global Strategy Group

Stuart Appelbaum-President of Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU)

Michael Mulgrew-President of United Federation of Teachers

Jerry Goldfeder-Election lawyer and counsel to Cuomo


Mayor Bloomberg-Mike Bloomberg

Mike Long-State Conservative Party chairman

Frank Mackay-State Independence Party chairman

Working Families Party

Steve Spinola-President of the Real Estate Board of New York

Alfonso D’Amato-Lobbyist

Cathy Blaney-Fundraiser


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