Our April 2017 general meeting will serve as an endorsement season kick-off! Our first round of endorsement voting will be in City Council districts 34 and 38, take a look at the candidates' responses to our endorsement questionnaire below:
34th Council District - Antonio Reynoso
38th Council District - Carlos Menchaca
And if you need a refresher, the NKD endorsement process is explained here!
We'll also be reviewing our Criminal Justice Reform platform, which was recently passed by Policy Committee and is up for confirmation vote at our April 2017 meeting!
Our 2017 City Council Candidate Questionnaire is now live, check it out here! Read our endorsement process and see what we're asking this year's City Council candidates. Have your district's candidates filled it out?
Thanks to everyone who came out to our brand new meeting location at the Event Space at Genius. We moved to a roomier spot to accommodate the ever-growing membership at NKD—and the turnout definitely did justice to the bigger digs.
This February meeting saw a lot of newbies (who attended a 6:30pm orientation for first-timers) and even more returning members who got to participate in the democratic process by voting on bylaws and new NKD leadership. We also heard about new threats to immigrants in our community, how we’re fighting IDC, and proposed reforms to Brooklyn's County Committee.
Here are the details of what was covered.Read more