Manhattan Borough President Forums

January 14, 2021

Downtown Independent Democrats  and the West Side Democrats hosted a forum with a panel of candidates running for Manhattan Borough President in 2021.  Read more and Watch them both here. 

City Council District 6 Race

January 12, 2021

The five Democratic candidates running for City Council District 6, a seat based on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, appeared Thursday night at a forum hosted by the West Side Democrats.

Ranked Choice Voting

January 5, 2021

Learn about Ranked-Choice Voting for NYC Local Elections. Read and Watch more info! 

New York City Certifies 2020 Votes

December 9, 2020

More than 3 million NYC voters cast ballots In 2020 election, with a record-breaking 22% relying on Absentee Ballots. Breaking down final 2020 vote tallies across New York City... read more. 

2021 NYC Mayoral Race Forum

November 16, 2020

New Yorkers can finally focus on a race closer to home: the 2021 NYC mayoral election.  Last week the candidates pitch their resumes and values to the West Side Democrats...read and watch more. 

Counting NYC's Absentee Ballots

November 11, 2020

New York City's Board of Elections began counting the city's absentee ballots a week after Election Day as mandated by current state law.  Key close races hanging in the balance. What does that all mean? Read more...

NY Elections: State Senate

November 5, 2020

What's happening in the State Senate now as the 2020 Election moves to counting absentee ballots.

9 Things to Watch in the 2020 General Election in New York

November 2, 2020

Voting in the 2020 general election is set to come to a conclusion on tomorrow, however the official results won't be known for weeks.  But the outcome of the presidential race is definitely not the only thing to watch as we count the votes.