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Peter Lopez

Peter D. "Pete" Lopez (born April 10, 1961) is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly representing the 127th Assembly District, which includes all of Schoharie County and portions of Chenango, Columbia, Delaware, Greene, Otsego, Ulster counties. Lopez was born in Miami, Florida and raised in Schoharie, New York. He graduated from Schoharie Central School, the State University College at Cobleskill, and the University at Albany, where he received a Master of Public Administration degree in 1988. His first run for the Schoharie Village Board was at the age of 20. He lost to a candidate endorsed by the mayor. Lopez later won a seat on the Village Board and worked his way to the position of Supervisor. Lopez served as the District Office Director for John Faso, who later ran for Governor of New York in 2006. In 2004, he was elected County Clerk with about 70 percent of the vote; he served until 2006. Lopez was first elected to the State Assembly in November 2006, when he defeated Siena College professor Scott Trees by winning 58 percent of the vote on the Republican, Conservative, and Independence party lines. Lopez ran uncontested in the November 2008 and November 2010

Catherine Bach 911 Call: My Husband Was Shot

Catherine Bach 911 Call: My Husband Was Shot

TMZ has obtained the 911 call made on April 30 when Catherine Bach's husband Peter Lopez took his own life.During the call, which was made by the former "Dukes of Hazzard" star, she says her… READ MORE >

Michael Jackson's Lawyer -- Mystery Suicide Note

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