CEO, Island Capital Group

79

Andrew Farkas


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Chair, Assembly Housing Committee; Chair, Manhattan Democratic Party

78

Keith Wright


Last Year's Rank: 23

Change: -55

President and CEO, Associated General Contractors of New York State

77

Mike Elmendorf


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Director of Intergovernmental Affairs for Mayor Bill de Blasio

76

Emma Wolfe


Last Year's Rank: 75

Change: -1

CEO, Tonio Burgos & Associates

75

Tonio Burgos


Last Year's Rank: 94

Change: +19

Founder and CEO, Success  Academy Charter Schools

74

Eva Moskowitz


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Chair, Assembly Ways  and Means Committee

73

Herman "Denny" Farrell Jr.


Last Year's Rank: 89

Change: +16

President-Elect,  Real Estate Board of New York

72

John Banks


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Chairman and CEO, Metropolitan Transportation Authority

71

Thomas Prendergast


Last Year's Rank: 79

Change: +8

Chairman, Senate Finance Committee

70

John DeFrancisco


Last Year's Rank: 82

Change: +12

Chief Investment Officer,  State Common Retirement Fund

69

Vicki Fuller


Last Year's Rank: 70

Change: +1

Assemblyman

68

Francisco Moya


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Chairman, Brooklyn Democratic Party

67

Frank Seddio


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Chairman, Assembly and Senate  Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force

66

Marcos Crespo


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Bronx Borough President

65

Ruben Diaz Jr.


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Commissioner, Department of Taxation

64

Ken Adams


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Chairman of Energy and Finance for New York

63

Richard Kauffman


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Onondaga County Executive

62

Joanie Mahoney


Last Year's Rank: 99

Change: +37

Founder, Park Strategies;  Former U.S. Senator

61

Alfonse D'Amato


Last Year's Rank: 63

Change: +2

Metro Editor, New York Times

60

Wendell Jamieson


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U.S. Congressman

59

Peter King


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