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Campaign to Stop REBNY Bullies

The Green Party Candidates pictured below are saying “NO” to REBNY: the Real Estate Board of New York. The right to safe, affordable housing is a basic Green Party value. We fully support the efforts of union organizer and activist, Ray Rogers, and his Campaign to Stop REBNY Bullies.

 

STATEN ISLAND
SI Boro President
BROOKLYN
City Council Dist. 45
BROOKLYN
City Council Dist. 35
QUEENS
City Council Dist. 27
MANHATTAN
City Council Dist. 3
BROOKLYN
City Council Dist. 45
BROOKLYN
NYC Public Advocate
BRONX
City Council Dist. 18
MANHATTAN
City Council Dist. 7
MANHATTAN
Manhattan Boro President
MANHATTAN
NYC Comptroller

From The Campaign to Stop REBNY website:

“The Campaign to Stop REBNY Bullies’ mission is to build a movement comprised of thousands of volunteers throughout New York City and New York State to end REBNY’s domination over politics and to assure fairness and justice for neighborhoods, construction workers, tenants and small businesses.

REBNY and its top policy makers have beaten up on construction unions, apartment dwellers and small businesses for far too long and their greed and arrogance are only growing. They have corrupted our political system and run roughshod over once vibrant neighborhoods.

Maintaining strong unions in the construction industry can mean the difference between serious injury, life and death for thousands of construction workers and the guarantee of fair compensation. Strict enforcement of rent protection safeguards and the expansion of quality affordable housing are critical to rectifying the homeless crisis and stabilizing neighborhoods. For small businesses to survive, they must be protected from price gouging and property speculators.

The Campaign will work to counter REBNY’s destructive political dominance and to protect residential tenants, small businesses and construction workers from REBNY’s insatiable greed, civic irresponsibility and lack of compassion.”

Ray Rogers, Director
Campaign to Stop REBNY Bullies
PO Box 1002 Cooper Station
New York, NY 10276-1002
info@stopREBNYbullies.org
718-852-2808
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Two more Green Party candidates join the Green Team 2017 roster

Green Team 2017 is beginning to shape up nicely for this year’s citywide elections. Two more candidates were registered with the NYC and NYS Boards Of Election yesterday: Julia Willebrand for NYC Comptroller and Florindo Troncelliti for Council District 7 in Manhattan.

Here is the GT2017 roster as it now stands:

  • Julia Willebrand, NYC Comptroller
  • James Lane, NYC Public Advocate
  • Hank Bardel, Staten Island Borough President
  • Florindo Troncelliti, Council District 7, Manhattan
  • Carl Lundgren, Council District 18, Bronx

We’ll be announcing more candidates in the next week or two. Petitioning to get our candidates on the ballot begins Tuesday, June 6th.

Green Team 2017 is the working name for the Green Team Committee, registered with the NYS Board of Elections as a multi-candidate committee. Although there are other Green Party candidates running, the Green Team promotes and serves as an authorized or unauthorized campaign committee for those candidates who choose to work with us. Because the NYC Campaign Finance Board requires that citywide and council candidates establish individual, authorized committees, the Green Team will be offering other candidate services this year. We are independent of the Green Party of New York State. To see a list of other Green Party candidates running in NY this year, visit www.gpny.org

 

 

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