At the beginning of our May meeting, NKD President Anusha Venkataraman announced an upcoming forum of the Brooklyn District Attorney candidates, hosted by a newly rejuvenated consortium of political clubs called the Brooklyn Reform Coalition. RSVP and please join us on June 5!
Then endorsement season continued!Read more
Endorsement season continues at our May 2017 General Meeting! We'll be hearing from candidates from three City Council districts, take a look at the candidates' responses to our endorsement questionnaire below:
Council District 35
Council District 41
Council District 43
New Kings Democrats dove into the 2017 election season on April 19, voting at our General Meeting to endorse Carlos Menchaca for City Council District 34 and Antonio Reynoso for District 38. Both candidates gave speeches and answered questions from the nearly full pews at First Unitarian Church in Brooklyn Heights, then members voted and both candidates passed the two-thirds majority threshold needed to win NKD’s endorsement.Read more