Written by Gabrielle Berbey
On December 1st, 2017, the six democratic candidates running for Congress in NY’s 19th district answered both prepared and audience questions about the most pressing issues facing our time. Questions and answered covered topics ranging from immigration to environmental policy.
The Forum was moderated by Karen Scharff (Executive Director – Citizen Action of New York) and Jasmine Gripper (Legislative Director & Statewide Education Advocate – Alliance for Quality Education).
Brought to you by:
Indivisible The Fight is On
Hudson Valley Strong
Bard Center for Civic Engagement
Co-Sponsors (in alphabetical order):
Citizens Action of Hudson Valley
Dutchess County Progressive Action Alliance
HERS (Hudson Valley Empowerment and Research Society)
Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation
Progressive Turnout Project
Strong Economy for All Coalition
Working Families Party