About Democracy for NYC

Democracy for NYC (DFNYC) is committed to the ideals espoused by Democracy for America, the organization founded by Howard Dean, and the national network of local coalition groups dedicated to the same.

EndorsedLogo PlasticWe work both locally and nationally to ensure that fiscally responsible and socially progressive candidates are elected at all levels of government. We develop innovative ways to advocate for the issues that matter to our members and support legislation which has a positive effect in our communities.  We promote transparency and ethical practices in government.  We engage people in the political process and give them the tools to organize, communicate, mobilize, and enact change on the local, state, and national level.

You can download our bylaws here.

About Democracy for New York City

 

Celebrate DFNYC's 10th anniversary with Howard Dean on August 12th!

Howard Dean at DFNYC 2011 Bash

Democracy for New York City is ten years old!!

Please join us as we celebrate a decade of progressive political activism in New York City.  Gov. Howard Dean is our special guest speaker at our 10th annivesary bash on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014!  

Details here.

Purchase tickets here.









Meet Zephyr Teachout & Tim Wu at our Linkup!

 Meet Zephyr Teachout, candidate for governor and Tim Wu, candidate for Lt. Governor.  They will have petitions available for you to sign if you want to help them make the ballot.

Wednesday, July 2nd, 7-8:30pm at Bunga's Den on West 14th. rsvp to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. so we know how many people are coming!

DFNYC endorses Eric Schneiderman for re-election!

DFNYC is pleased to announce that our members have overwhelmingly voted for an early endorsement to re-elect Eric Schneiderman as New York's Attorney General.

"From the fight to reform Albany to his recent investigation of problems with high frequency trading on Wall Street, Eric has been fighting for the issues we care about since he was first elected to the state senate. We are so proud to endorse a strong progressive for re-election to the office of Attorney General."

Tracey Keij-Denton, President DFNYC

For more information on Eric's re-election campaign, please visit http://www.ericschneiderman.com/
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Eric Schneiderman for Attorney General

Voting Open Now Through March 28th for DFNYC Endorsement for Attorney General

 

Voting is now open for DFNYC's early endorsement vote for NY State Attorney General.

You are eligible to vote if you have been to 2 DFNYC events since Nov. 15 of 2011.

Click here for the ballot. (Apologies for the broken link in the March 18 email; we're having a problem with Constant Contact.)

Click here for more information.

 

 

Feb. Linkup UPK Special Event re-scheduled for Tuesday 2/18!!

DFNYC's February linkup, a special forum on the UPK legislation and the activities of the UPKNYC coalition, has been re-scheduled for Tuesday Feb. 18th.  Our guest will be Josh Gold, the political director of UPKNYC, who will talk to us about what is going on in Albany and how we can help make Mayor De Blasio's vision of free Universal Pre-K for all of our city's children a reality.

Join us at Bunga's Den, 137 W. 14th St (near 7th Avenue)

Tuesday at 7 p.m.

 

rsvp to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or just come, and if you can't come, feel free to email us with any questions you would like to ask our guest about this effort.  We will also be providing information on how you can be part of the upcoming day of action in Albany where we'll be taking buses up there to make our voices heard.

 

Contact Information

Email: info -at- dfnyc.org
   
   
   

 

A local coalition group of Democracy for America since 2004

Democracy for NYC (DFNYC) is committed to the ideals espoused by Democracy for America, the organization founded by Howard Dean, and the national network of local coalition groups dedicated to the same.

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