Thomas Barraga
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Thomas Barraga

Republican

politician

West Islip, New York
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Thomas Barraga

politician
Summary
Experience
78
Years of Age
28
Years of Experience
NYResidence (state)

Thomas F. "Tom" Barraga (born April 23, 1943) is a member of the Suffolk County Legislature in New York, representing the 11th Legislative District, which includes West Islip, Bay Shore, Fire Island, and parts of Brentwood. He was a member of the New York State Assembly for 23 years.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 3)  
Pacific University
PhD Philosophy
1981
Long Island University
MBA Business Administration
1972
Saint John's University
BBA Marketing
1964

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 8)  
Assemblymember
New York State Assembly
1982 - 2006
Assistant Minority Leader
New York State Assembly
1999
Town Clerk of Islip
1977 - 1981
Legislator
Suffolk County Legislature, present
Served
United States Marine Corps Reserves
1960 - 1966
Former Chair
Board of Trustees Suffolk County Community College
Former Employee
American Can Company, Dun and Bradstreet Incorporated
Major General
New York State Guard, present

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 10)  
Member
Sons of Italy-Giuseppe A. Nigro Lodge #2234
Current
Member
American Legion-West Islip Post # 1738, present
Usher
Our Lady of Lourdes Church, present
Former Member
Education Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Commissioner
New York State Temporary State Commission on the Distribution of State Aide to Local School Districts
Former Member
Ways and Means Committee, New York State Assembly
Former Member
Assembly Standing Committee on Rules, New York State Assembly
Member
Human Services Committee, present
Member
Veterans and Seniors Committee, present
Member
Environmental, Planning and Agriculture Committee, present