NYS Senate Dist 20 - Brooklyn

NYS Senate - District 20


Former State Senator Eric Adams won his race for Brooklyn Borough President (endorsed by DFNYC!), so there is now an open seat in this central Brooklyn district.  The lines were significantly redrawn after the 2010 census, and it is now farther south.  

Election Date: September 9, 2014

Neighborhoods: (Brooklyn) Sunset Park, Gowanus, Prospect Heights, Crown Heights, Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Brownsville (This district changed significantly after 2012 redistricting).

Candidates: (in alphabetical order)

Rubain Dorancy (D)

Jesse Hamilton (D)

Demetrius Lawrence (D) -dropped out


Links & More Info:

Meet the Candidates Vying to Replace Eric Adams, DNA Info, May 2014