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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.

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Assembly District 45: Brooklyn

In Assembly District 45 in Brooklyn, incumbent Democrat Steven Cymbrowitz faces a primary challenge from Ben Akselrod.

This is a race that could go Republican in November. Republicans that might run for the race include Russell Gallo and David Storobin. Storobin just won a special election in a state senate seat that was essentially eliminated in redistricting.

Here are some links about this race: (Please email us at info-at-dfnyc.org if you have more)

Ben Akselrod Campaign website    

Steve Cymbrowitz campaign website

Steve Cymbrowitz Facebook page.

Youtube video of Akselrod announcement (skip to 20:00 for Akselrod)

http://politicker.com/2012/04/akselrod-takes-formal-step-in-cymbrowitz-challenge/

http://www.brooklynscoop.com/2012/05/ben-akselrod-to-officially-launch-campaign-challenging-steve-cymbrowitz-for-assembly.html

http://politicker.com/2012/06/head-of-brooklyn-young-republicans-eyes-assembly-campaign/

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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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