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New York State Senate

New York’s Rogue Senators Show Up Democrat’s Shortcomings

Unless you are an avid follower of New York politics, you might not have heard of the Independent Democratic Conference (IDC) until very recently. In fact, it has only been since the inauguration of Donald Trump in January this year that a spotlight [...]

June 4, 2017 Opinion
New York Senate Chamber

Progressives Demand Cuomo Unify New York Democrats

A coalition of progressive groups will rally at New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Manhattan office today at 13:00 ET to demand he take immediate action to put the State Senate under Democratic majority control. State-wide elections on November 8 yielded the Democrats [...]

December 7, 2016 Democratic Party, Grassroots, News
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Young Democrats Elect Leadership

The Manhattan Young Democrats (MYD) elected new officers to lead their post-election fightback at a bustling meeting in the East Village on Tuesday. Over 60 people from across the island gathered at Pinks bar for the youth group’s November general meeting [...]

November 18, 2016 Democratic Party, News