Kevin Parker, a Democrat who just won reelection for his seat to represent D21 in State Senate, announced today he is running for the post of NYC Comptroller. The Comptroller’s duties include serving as a fiscal watchdog for the city, overseeing municipal workers’ pension funds, and reviewing city contracts,
A sample of the letter National Grid has been sending people, asking them to lobby. (Photo: Zainab Iqbal/Bklyner)DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN – National Grid has been denying gas to thousands of customers, asking them to lobby to get the Willaims Pipeline passed. Public Advocate Jumaane Williams called it a hostage situation.
Photo via Josue Pierre’s office.FLATBUSH – This morning Democratic District Leader for the 42nd Assembly District Josue Pierre announced that he will be running for the 21st Senate District seat against incumbent Senator Kevin Parker. “Ever since I came to America, I’ve seen the power of our communities
Photo via Brooklyn CollegeDo you need a hand applying for United States Citizenship, or do you know someone who might? This Saturday, March 7, Senator Kevin Parker and Councilmember Jumaane Williams, in conjunction with CUNY’s Citizenship Now! program, are aiming to help with a free application assistance event at
Gripping a microphone in the basement of the Flatbush-Tompkins Congregational Church Saturday morning, neighbors who have for decades put down roots in our community – who have raised families here, who have built it from the ground up – asked the line of political candidates before them what they plan
Local results are beginning to come in: • Simcha Felder (Democrat) wins over David Storobin (Republican) for State Senate District 17. • Yvette Clarke (Democrat) wins over Daniel Cavangh (Republican) for the U.S. House District 9. • James Brennan (Democrat) wins over Catherine Fox (Republican) for State Assembly 44. • Kristen Gillenbrand (Democrat)