Author Archives: wcdc2

15 May
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Antonio Delgado as Lt. Governor

Talking Points on Announcement of Antonio Delgado as LG  The New York State Democratic Party today appointed Congressman Antonio Delgado to serve as its nominee for Lieutenant Governor. Congressman Delgado received unanimous support from the Committee to Fill Vacancies during a meeting ...

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15 May
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NY Dems Chair Jacobs on changes to ballot access and political calendar

May 11, 2022 Today the NYS Supreme Court delivered their decision on the methods for ballot access for the August 23rd State Senate and Congressional Primaries.  Candidates for State Senate and Congress who have already filed petitions found to be ...

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15 May
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Schumer & Pelosi on draft decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

May 3, 2022 Schumer, Pelosi Joint Statement on Reported Draft Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade Washington, D.C. – Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement following media reports of a draft ...

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12 May
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Judge upholds Assembly lines

Judge upholds Assembly lines in redistricting challenge, June primary to proceed Steuben County Judge Patrick McAllister ruled on Wednesday that there was not enough time to redraw the Assembly lines ahead of the scheduled primary election date. Sara Dorn | ...

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09 May
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NY Dems: Lee Zeldin Desperate to Hide Anti-Choice Record from Voters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 9, 2022  LEE ZELDIN DESPERATE TO HIDE ANTI-CHOICE RECORD FROM VOTERS  NEW YORK, NY: Lee Zeldin is now covering up his anti-abortion record following widespread blowback in response to the Supreme Court’s reported decision to overturn Roe v. ...

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06 May
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Senator Elijah Reichlin-Melnick on NY State Redistricting

April 29, 2022 As you have likely heard by now, on Wednesday the NY Court of Appeals struck down the redistricting maps drawn by the legislature for both Congress and the State Senate. The court’s unexpected decision to radically upend ...

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06 May
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WCDC Chair Suzanne Berger on NY State Redistricting

April 28, 2022 Dear Democrats, My message this morning: KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON. After yesterday’s 4-3 decision of the NY Court of Appeals, authored by Chief Judge Janet DiFiore, New Yorkers no longer have maps for Congress or for ...

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26 Apr
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Accomplishments in New York’s FY23 Budget

From the NY State Democratic Committee – April 25, 2022 Accomplishments in FY23 Budget Two weeks ago, Governor Hochul worked collaboratively with the legislature and delivered a historic $220 billion FY 2023 Budget that immediately responds to the most pressing ...

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24 Apr
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Statement from NY Dems Chairman Jay Jacobs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 23, 2022  STATEMENT FROM NYS DEMOCRATIC PARTY CHAIRMAN JAY S. JACOBS   NASSAU COUNTY, NY: New York State Democratic Party Chairman Jay S. Jacobs issued the following statement:  “I now have full confidence that the Working Families Party ...

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18 Apr
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Shelley Mayer’s Report on the Adopted NYS Budget

Dear Friends, I am pleased to share that the Senate, Assembly and Governor have completed the FY 2022-2023 New York State Budget. Below is a summary of some of the most significant accomplishments in the budget. As your State Senator, I ...

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