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Corey Johnson (D)

  • Funds Raised: $184,701.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board


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    Biography: Johnson, widely known for his activism in the LGBT community, has been a resident of Chelsea for the past decade. He first made news as a senior in high school and captain of his football, when revealing his sexual orientation landed him on the cover of The New York Times. Since then, the high school graduate has given lectures on sexual orientation at colleges, high schools, human rights group and conferences throughout the nation. Johnson is currently the chairperson for Community Board 4 and is a member of several organizations in the district, including the Hudson Yard Development Committee, the Chelsea Reform Democratic Club and the Stonewall Democratic Club of New York City.

    declared running for:

    City Council for District 3 (Campaign Website)

    OTHER CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR City Council for District 3:

    Yetta Kurland (D) (declared) ·