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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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Downtown Congressional Endorsement Meeting

On Sunday, April 28 four Democratic Clubs held an endorsement meeting for Congressional candidates. Village Independent Democrats, Village Reform Democrats and Downtown Independent Democrats hosted Rep. Jerry Nadler, Rep. Nydia Velazquez and Sen. Chuck Schumer. Rep Carolyn Maloney wasn’t able … Continue reading

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#TransparencyTuesday Summary

The Democratic Party is the party of The People. We fight for inclusivity and demand solutions to the inequities that plague communities big and small. Here in Manhattan, we’re using our platform to emphasize the importance of getting involved. This … Continue reading

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The Election You Never Heard Of

Secretary Ben Yee breaks down one of the most important functions of the County Committee and what happened last Sunday.

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February 4th Judicial Committee Minutes

Chair: Curtis Arluck Co Chair: Louise Dankberg Membership: Each Assembly District may be represented by one of its District Leaders. The Judicial Committee chooses organizations which designates members to a screening panel for judicial candidates. Organizations designate panelists, and panelists … Continue reading

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How the Iowa Caucus Works

The #‎IowaCaucus‬ is tonight & it’s unlike any other election. Get to know the process that gets to know the President with this short breakdown.

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Primary Primer III: What Happens At Convention

The primaries are upon us and soon both parties will be selecting their nominees. But if the residents of States vote in the primary, what’s the role of the Party Convention? Where do SuperDelegates fit in? Who is really choosing … Continue reading

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