Thursday, June 5, 2014

Local Democratic Party Politics Come To Roosevelt Island Residents Association Meeting Last Night - - Four Freedoms Democratic Club Invites You To Join And NY State Democratic Primary Assembly Candidates David Menegon and Ed Hartzog Introduced

Are you interested in joining a Democratic Party political club that is interested in Roosevelt Island issues? If your answer is yes, then consider becoming a member of the recently formed FDR Four Freedoms Democratic Club

According to the Club's web site:
Membership in the Four Freedoms Democratic Club is open to all those to wish to support an active, progressive Democratic organization in the 76th Assembly District of New York State.

On February 6th, 2014 at the Founding Meeting of the club, regular dues were set at $10 for 2014.

Voting privileges are extended to all dues paying members who do not vote (or hold a position) in any other district-based Democratic Club and who have previously attended one regular meeting of the club.

Anyone interested in joining who is unable to pay dues for financial or legal reasons (e.g. being under 18) are encouraged to simply attend an event and speak to one of the organizers.
The Roosevelt Island Twitterverse reported yesterday:
Four Freedoms Democratic Club Chair Kim Moscaritolo and Treasurer Michael Dillon spoke at the Roosevelt Island Residents Association (RIRA) Public Session last night inviting those interested in Democratic Party politics to join their new club. Here's what they had to say.

Also appearing at last night's RIRA Public Session were two of the four Democratic Party Primary candidates seeking to replace Micah Kellner as the Roosevelt Island/Upper East Side NY State Assembly Member for the 76 District - David Menegon

Image From David Menegon

and Ed Hartzog.

Image From Ed For Assembly

RIRA Vice President Sherrie Helstien reported that RIRA's Government Relations Committee (GRC) is organizing a Town Hall Meeting with the four Democratic Party 76th District NY State Assembly Candidates.

The two other candidates seeking to represent Roosevelt Island and the Upper East Side in the NY State Assembly 76th District are Rebecca Seabright

Image From Rebecca Seabright

and Gus Christensen

Image From Gus Christensen

David Garland is the only announced Republican candidate for the Roosevelt Island/Upper East Side 76th NY State Assembly seat.