As Democratic President Barack Obama swept to a re-election victory Tuesday night, Brooklyn voters sent a Republican and a conservative Democrat to Albany to represent their newly drawn Senate districts.
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.
Sen. Golden Comes Out Against Counterterrorism Surveillance of Mosques at Arab-American Candidate’s Forum
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State Senator Marty Golden (R) racked up some more endorsements this week, coming from the sectors of public safety and labor, two of his biggest supporters. According to press releases from Golden’s campaign, he has received endorsements from New York’s Public Employees Federation, as well as the Uniformed Firefighters Association.
BROOKLYN, NY—With less than one month remaining until Election Day, State Senator Martin Golden and his Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes are gearing up for the final leg of the race. The most recent filing deadline for campaign finance disclosures passed two days ago. Gounardes released his 32-day pre-general report on deadline, but Golden has not Read more »
By Chenjie Ding BROOKLYN, NY—Transit officials have promised to repair flooding, peeling paint and other problems at the Bay Ridge Avenue Subway station by the end of 2013, according to Sen. Martin Golden. The aging station — used by more than 2.5 million riders a year, according to the MTA’s website –regularly draws complaints from Read more »