March General Meeting Minutes 3/22/18

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

  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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2108 Endorsements

March Meeting Endorsements

Lieutenant Governor – Jumaane Williams
Assembly District 44 – Robert Carroll
Assembly District 52  – Jo Anne Simon
Senate District 20 – Zellnor Myrie
Senate District 22 – Andrew Gounardes
District Leaders 52nd District – Josh Skaller (male) and Anne Swern (female)

February Meeting Endorsements


NY1 – David Pechefsky
NY2 – Liuba Grechen Shirley
NY7 – Nydia Velázquez
NY8 – Hakeem Jeffries
NY9 – Yvette Clarke
NY11 – Max Rose

February 2018 General Meeting Minutes

CBID February 22 2018 – General Meeting Notes


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?