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.

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Endorsement Announcement + Wednesday BBQ with Dan Garodnick

Join us this Wednesday, July 25th, 7-10pm, for our Second Annual Summer BBQ with City Councilmember Dan GarodnickClick here to go to the event page!


Democracy for NYC Endorsement Announcement:

Democracy for NYC is proud to announce the endorsement of 4 terrific candidates: Lincoln Restler, Andrew Gounardes, Mark Murphy & Steven Cymbrowitz!

Democracy for NYC has now endorsed 7 candidates in 2012 - President Barack Obama, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, and Assemblymember Grace Meng (running for Congress in the new 6th district in Queens) were endorsed by our members in June.

Democratic District Leader - 50th District (Brooklyn)
Chris Olechowski       0%
Lincoln Restler         91%
Other                         6%
No Endorsement        3%

NYS Assembly - Democratic Primary - 45th Dist. (Brooklyn)
Ben Akselrod               0%
Steven Cymbrowitz   92%
Other                          4%
No Endorsement         4%

NY State Senate - 22nd District (Brooklyn)
Martin Golden (Republican)            3%
Andrew Gounardes (Democrat)    97%
No Endorsement                             0%

U.S. Congress - 11th District (Staten Island & Brooklyn)
Hank Bardel (Green)              0%
Michael Grimm  (Republican)  0%
Mark Murphy  (Democrat)     97%
No Endorsement                    3%

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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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