District 17

Orthodox Jews Defy Conventions of Low-Income Voters

Throughout the U.S., lower-income voters tend to favor President Barack Obama’s re-election. But...

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Instant Insight: Final Presidential Debate

Reporters from QueensCampaign.com and BrooklynCampaign.com scour Twitter for the best nuggets of...

Aggregated Stories

Instant Insight: The Second Presidential Debate

Reporters from QueensCampaign.com and BrooklynCampaign.com scour Twitter for the best nuggets of...

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Top Stories – District 22

  • Gender wage gap debate rages on in the battle for District 22 Gender Wage Gap

    As the Nov. 6 election approaches, Sen. Golden and his Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes have squared off at recent events in Dyker Heights and Bay Ridge where community members had the opportunity to ask the two candidates about the issues that matter to them. On both occasions, Golden came under fire for his record on women’s issues—in particular, his record of addressing gender discrimination in the workplace.

    Posted on November 1, 2012 Comments Off
  • Sen. Golden Comes Out Against Counterterrorism Surveillance of Mosques at Arab-American Candidate’s Forum

    State Sen. Martin Golden called spying on mosques “absolutely wrong” at a forum dominated by Arab and Muslim voters, a stark contrast to his earlier stance praising the NYPD’s counterterrorism efforts, which include infiltrating and eavesdropping on Muslim places of gathering and worship.

    Posted on October 11, 2012 Comments Off
  • Gender, Guns, Education Dominate First Debate in State Senate Race

    Republican Sen. Marty Golden and Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes faced off in their first debate of the race at Saint Phillip’s Episcopal Church in Dyker Heights on Tuesday.

    Posted on October 9, 2012 Comments Off

Recent Blog Posts

  • #Sandy on Twitter: #BayRidge

    Residents of State Senate District 22 documented their experiences during and after Hurricane Sandy. During this crisis, State Sen. Marty Golden (R) and his challenger Andrew Gounardes (D) also used Twitter to provide outreach and updates to the community.

    Posted on October 31, 2012 Comments Off
  • Instant Insight: Final Presidential Debate

    Reporters from QueensCampaign.com and BrooklynCampaign.com scour Twitter for the best nuggets of news and analysis, so you don’t have to. Enjoy!

    Posted on October 22, 2012 Comments Off
  • International Audiences Weigh In on Second Presidential Debate

    We bring you reactions from German, Greek, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish news outlets and Twitter users on the Second Presidential Debate.

    Posted on October 18, 2012 Comments Off
  • News Roundup District 22: Oct 14 – 21

    Aguila Incorporated, a Bronx-based non-profit wants to open a 170-bed homeless shelter on a residential block of Carroll Gardens. It plans to offer single adults housing in a five-story building on West Ninth and Court streets to help less fortunate individuals find a better quality of life, but neighbors fear a cramped facility will encourage troubled […]

    Posted on October 17, 2012 Comments Off
  • Instant Insight: The Second Presidential Debate

    Reporters from QueensCampaign.com and BrooklynCampaign.com scour Twitter for the best nuggets of news and analysis, so you don’t have to. Enjoy!

    Posted on October 17, 2012 Comments Off

Voter of the Day

  • Brandon Pao

    Name: Brandon Pao

    Neighborhood: Midwood

    Occupation: Building Consultant

    Posted on October 22, 2012 Comments Off