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As a former constituent of U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel, it's obvious to me that the climate change and the coronavirus pandemic crises compel the conclusion that the residents of the 16th Congressional District should re-elect Congressman Engel in the Democratic primary on June 23. more
As a resident of the Bronx for more than 30 years, a proud member of the Jewish community and a strong supporter of Israel, I feel compelled to express outrage at some of the tactics that a self-identified “pro-Israel” group has used at the end of the recent primary ace to attack congressional candidate Jamaal Bowman. more
News reports indicate that you were recently endorsed by U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, whose record on Israel is deeply distressing and disappointing. Following your expression of gratitude regarding her endorsement, I began looking into your position, vis-a-vis Israel.  more
Rabbi Weiss, I hope this finds you in good health and in good spirits. Thank you for writing your letter. It was very informative, and will help me to be the best representative I can be for everyone in our district, if I am fortunate enough to win. more
The New York Coalition for Open Government supports repealing New York Civil Rights Law 50-a to allow for the public disclosure of police records relating to police misconduct. Transparency is critical for improving public trust in our police departments, and for bringing about greater accountability in addressing the performance of police services. more
As New Yorkers unite in publicly demonstrating their disgust and opposition to racism — as most recently manifested in the outrage publicly committed against George Floyd — another form of racism is blithely ignored: anti-Semitism. more
You can tell a lot about political candidates by what community events they show up for. more
I’m Jamaal Bowman. I’ve been an educator for the last 23 years in New York’s public schools, and I’m a Democrat running to represent Riverdale in Congress in New York’s 16th Congressional District. more
June 23 is the Democratic primary election, and I am asking our community to vote in big numbers to re-elect me and our local team of Democratic Party officials who are leading our drive to elect Democrats up and down the line — from president to the most local party positions like Democratic district leaders Randi Martos and Eric Dinowitz, and Democratic state committee member Helen Morik. more
I am disturbed about the growing lack of compliance wearing masks in public. While there are many urgent issues at this moment, stopping and mitigating the transmission of the coronavirus is crucial. more
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