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Congrats to the winners of yesterday’s elections, and an extra-big congrats to everyone who went out and voted! Voting is an important way to protect your rights and interests as a citizen. Check out this video of L. Joy Williams, political strategist, founder of LJW Community Strategies and president of the Brooklyn NAACP, explaining why our civic duty doesn’t end with Election Day. Stay informed, stay vocal. An informed constituent is an empowered constituent!
Great news! We’re excited to release two brand-new election specials, the latest phase of MNN’s Race2Represent , a multimedia, multi-platform initiative providing New York voters with unprecedented access to hyperlocal coverage of the 2013 races.
Starting October 24 at 8 p.m., Verizon FiOS viewers can catch round-the-clock election coverage on our new pop-up channel! Through the November 5 election, Verizon FiOS 37 will carry the hours of election programming we have produced as part of Race2Represent, a multimedia, multi-platform initiative providing New York voters with unmatched coverage of the 2013 Manhattan Borough President and City Council races to help them make the most informed decisions at the polls.