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Independent Judicial Administration Panel 2017

Whenever there are vacancies to be filled by election on the Civil or Supreme Court, the Manhattan Democratic Party convenes a screening panel to help select who will run as the Democratic nominee. Instead of having a purely political process, … Continue reading

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Minutes from the New York County Meeting of the 30th Senate District

On March 11, 2017 the members of the New York County Democratic Committee in the 30th Senate District met to elect a Democratic candidate for the Special Election in the 30th SD. Want to join the Committee? Manhattan Young Democrats … Continue reading

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2017 Civil Court Independent Screening Panel

The New York County Democratic Committee has announced the formation of an Independent Screening Panel to report on candidates for nomination by the Democratic Party for two (2) New York county-wide Civil Court vacancies and one (1) Municipal Civil Court District … Continue reading

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2016 New York County Supreme Court Independent Judicial Screening Panel Report

The First Department of the Appellate Division of the State of New York is home to the finest members of the New York State Bar. New York County is filled with brilliant attorneys who aspire to the civil court, transcend … Continue reading

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New York County Democratic Committee Independent Screening Panel for State Supreme Court Vacancies

  The New York County Democratic Committee has announced the formation of an Independent Screening Panel to report on candidates for nomination by the Democratic Party for one incumbent and four vacancies on the New York State Supreme Court vacancies, 1st … Continue reading

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2016 Supreme Court Independent Screening Panel

The New York County Democratic Committee has announced the formation of an Independent Screening Panel to report on candidates for the nomination of the Democratic Party for one incumbent and four vacancies on the New York State Supreme Court, 1st Judicial District … Continue reading

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Why All The Elections?

The next Election is June 28th for the Congressional Primary. Why are there so many this year? Although the NY Presidential Primary was concluded in April, our State still has three more elections ahead of it: – A Congressional Primary … Continue reading

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5/22/16 Executive Board Meeting Recap

This past Sunday, May 22, the County Executive Board met to endorse candidates in the primary election for Civil Court Judge and approve the Party Call. Civil Court Endorsements Josh Hanshaft Esq. and Emily Morales-Minerva Esq. have received the endorsement … Continue reading

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Democratic Clubs III: It’s That Easy

Last time, our friend Keiko decided to get involved with a local Democratic Club. But there are two Clubs in her Assembly District — which one represents her? To be an official Club, the Club has to be affiliated with … Continue reading

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How a Judge Becomes a Judge Part 1: Civil Court

One of the most honorable duties of the New York County Democratic Committee is to endorse candidates in the Democratic Primary for Civil Court Judge races. Since Judicial races are often under most peoples’ radar, these endorsements can be very … Continue reading

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