Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis?

January 15, 2021

Will the proposal to legalize marijuana in NY pass? Governor Cuomo Announces Proposal to Legalize and Create an Equitable Adult-use Cannabis Program as Part of the 2021 State of the State. Read more. 

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. 

2021 Elections: Democratic Mayoral Candidates

January 11, 2021

Nine Democratic candidates for mayor of New York City appeared one-by-one Thursday night at an online forum hosted by the Uptown Community Democrats. Read what they said. 

The Election Show: Staying Vigilant

December 18, 2020

On the next edition, our team discusses the Electoral College decisively confirming President-elect Joe Biden's win and how we must stay vigilant as Trump refuses to concede his loss.  Read Dr. Christina Greer's blog on why this is so important. 

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Could the Next Mayor of NYC be a Woman?

December 17, 2020

VIDEO: Watch the women running to be the 110th Mayor of NYC: Kathryn Garcia, Dianne Morales, Loree Sutton, Maya Wiley.... read what they have to say. 

Holiday Stimulus Checks

December 16, 2020

Congressional leaders are finalizing legislation that would include a fresh round of smaller stimulus checks...when will it happen?