The results of the September 2010 52nd Assembly District elections are in and there are few surprises. The 52nd District covers DUMBO, Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens, and Park Slope.
In the race for the Democrat Assembly seat, incumbent Joan Millman easily defeated challenger Doug Biviano. Assemblywoman Millman earned 73 percent of the vote or 6,826 votes, while Biviano only garnered 26 percent of the vote or 2, 450 votes.
In the male district leader race, Chris Owens defeated Jesse Strauss earning 2,154 votes of Strauss’ 1, 361 votes.
In the female district race, Jo Anne Simon defeated youngster Hope Reichbach 2,645 to 1,657. Reichbach, 22, did not seem to discouraged stating “You know, I’m 22 and I got more votes that I thought I would need. I’m not upset right now. I’m going out with my friends right now on Smith Street and I don’t have to wear a suit. I’m happy with that.”