CBID May General Meeting Notes: May 24th 2018

CBID May General Meeting Notes: May 24th 2018

 

Club Business
Guest speaker:  Gubernatorial Candidate Cynthia Nixon
Review CBID Constitutional Amendment Proposals

Endorsement – POSTPONED
44th District Leader, Male
Jacob Gold
Doug Schneider
No Endorsement

44th District Leader, Female
Lori Citron Knipel
No Endorsement

Civil Court:  Countywide (choose up to 2)*
Loren Bailey (incumbent, recommended)
Ingrid  Joseph (incumbent, recommended)
No Endorsement

Surrogate Court*
Harriet  Thompson (the judicial committee recommends no endorsement)
No Endorsement

Civil Court 1st Division*
Devin P. Cohen (declined to answer questionnaire, no recommendation)
No Endorsement

*The Judicial Committee sent questionnaires, reviewed decisions and conducted in-person interviews of all of the judicial candidates, and these are their recommendations.

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March General Meeting Minutes 3/22/18

March Meeting Agenda: 3/22/18
Discussion of County Committee.
Endorsements:

  1. Lieutenant Governor
    1. Kathy Hochul – was invited, incumbent, did not respond – until 8.40pm (Asher noted – chief of staff did reach out)
    2. Jumaane Williams
  2. Assembly District 44
    1. Robert “Bobby” Carroll
  3. Assembly District 52
    1. Jo Anne Simon
  4. Senate District 20
    1. Jesse Hamilton
    2. Zellnor Myrie
  5. Senate District 22
    1. Ross Barkan
    2. Andrew Gounardes
  6. District Leaders 52nd Assembly District (Male and Female)

a.      Anne Swern

b.     Josh Skaller

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February 2018 General Meeting Minutes

CBID February 22 2018 – General Meeting Notes

Agenda:

CBID Committee Overview: we will go over our club committees and the work they are doing (Diversity, Judicial, Dinner/Events, Communications/Social Media, Audit, Constitutional)

Endorsements: Congressional Districts : We will hold endorsements for the following Congressional races (All declared candidates for these races have been invited to speak to the club):
NY-1, NY-2, NY-7 (Valesquez) NY-8; NY-9 (Clarke) NY-11 (held by Donovan)

NY 1 (Zeldin); NY 2 (Peter King)

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Dream Act Rally in D.C. this Wed 2/7

*We demand a Clean Dream Act!*

Washington, D.C., Feb. 7, 2018

The Dreamer arrests are getting more and more aggressive and hateful. This Wednesday, a big coalition is planning an action in Washington DC, and they need more people willing to participate in civil disobedience, to say that the targeting of DACA recipients is wrong and won’t be tolerated. I know midweek is tough, February weather is tough — but if we don’t stand up for them, how can we live with ourselves? And who will stand for us?

TO SUPPORT, REGISTER, FOR MORE DETAILS:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdzGToMyyKr8sqOOT7vVB-byAO4NpwZDiJSU9keeF8XuK4ubw/viewform