Wednesday, June 28, 2017
The Upstander

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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
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NYC Resistance Roundup: May 1

Trump’s First 100 Days Marked With Protests Protesters flooded the streets of cities across the US over the weekend to mark President Trump’s one-hundredth day in office. In Washington, DC around 200,000 participated in the People’s Climate March to protest [...]

May 1, 2017 Grassroots, News
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NYC Resistance Roundup: April 7

‘No IDC’ Protesters target Senator David Carlucci Activists with local grassroots groups Rise and Resist, Rockland United, Rockland Action Citizens Network, Indivisible Rivertowns, and Ossining for Fair Funding joined with constituents of New York Senate District 38 to oppose Senator [...]

April 7, 2017 News
IDC Protest

Constituents Protest Rogue New York Democrat Diane Savino Over IDC Membership

Staten Island residents and members of New York-based activist group Rise and Resist demonstrated outside State Senator Diane Savino’s office on Friday in protest of her affiliation with the breakaway Independent Democratic Conference (IDC). Up to 20 of Savino’s constituents and activists [...]

March 11, 2017 Democratic Party, News