Category Archives: Funiciello
The Green Team Committee filed designating petitions for Congressional candidates Daniel Vila Rivera (CD13, Manhattan / Bronx) and Henry J. Bardel (CD11, Staten Island / Brooklyn) this past Thursday, April 14th, with the Board of Elections in NYC. We set up shop at the Stir Cafe next door to the BOE to collect, clean and bind the petition volumes and then submitted them to the BOE.
The cafe has a large dining room in the rear that is not utilized very often in the evenings, so it’s a great place to use as a central location to meet with the candidates and petitioning volunteers. As long as we make a purchase, the staff has no problem with us.
If all goes well with the petitions (so far, so good), Danny and Hank will appear on the November ballot.
In addition to Danny and Hank, petitions were filed in Albany for Green candidates Matt Funicello (CD21, Adirondack Region) and Frank Francois (CD5, Queens / Nassau).
Next up is the petitioning period for State Senate and State Assembly, beginning on June 7th.
Funiciello Calls on Woolf to Drop Out After Democratic PAC Pulls Ads
Hey @NYGovCuomo ! Raise the minimum wage to #15 an hour. Convene the minimum wage board now. #15now #15forNY
Take Action to Raise the State Minimum Wage!! http://www.howiehawkins.org/
Call Governor Cuomo Today and take his Twitter by storm! Tell him to stop the lies and end the delay on the minimum wage.
Call 518 474-8390. Leave this recorded message: “Raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour. Convene the minimum wage board now.”
Then get on Twitter and retweet Howie’s tweet:
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