Resolutions for May 2016 NYS Democratic Meeting

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Resolutions Calling for Ethics Reform and the IDC to Return to NY Senate Democratic Conference As we head to Saratoga Springs for the NYS Democratic Committee Meeting and Convention on May 23rd, 2016 we are delighted that our two important Caucus resolutions are garnering press coverage, most recently by Jimmy Vielkind in www.capitalnewyork.com. While some may…

Dutchess County Dems Host Awards Brunch

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Dutchess County Dems May 1st Brunch features keynote address by Carl Heastie, Speaker of the NYS Assembly and remarks by Basil Smilke, NYS Democratic Party Executive Director. On Sunday, May 1st the Dutchess County Dems and Chairwoman Elisa Sumner will honor Alice and Fred Bunnell, Micki Strawinski and Francine Umparo at the Dutchess Golf Club, 2628…

Rent Law Reform and the IDC

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Dear Fellow Democrats, The Progressive Caucus is looking forward to seeing you at the New York State Democratic Committee meeting this  Monday, May 18th at 9:00 a.m. in the Chambers Room at the Hilton Hotel  in Albany. Our topics – rent law reform and the IDC. We will be discussing the two resolutions the Progressive…

April 26th Organizing and Policy Meeting

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Fellow Democrats Invited to April 26th Meeting. The Progressive Caucus of the New York State Democratic Committee invites you to an organizing and policy meeting that we will be holding on Sunday, April 26th from 12:00 to 2:00 pm at 22 East 18th Street, Apt 4E in Manhattan between Broadway and Fifth Avenue.  Bill Samuels…

NY Progressive Caucus Impacts Democratic State Convention

NY Progressive Caucus impacts Democratic State Convention with Resolutions.   The May Democratic Convention was, in a word, interesting. Our two resolutions, one calling on the so-called Independent Democratic Conference – made up of State Senators all elected on a Democratic line – to come back to the Democratic Conference, and the other calling upon Governor…