Quantcast

Gotham Gazette

The Place for New York Policy and politics

Citizens Union

City Government

Former Councilmember Seeks to Remain in Assembly

by Gotham Gazette Staff, Nov 01, 2008
 

Democratic incumbent Annette Robinson faces Republican Henry Snead in next week's election.

Robinson is a former City Council member forced out of office in 2001 due to term limits. She joined the Assembly in 2002 and says she is specifically concerned with families and economic development.

Snead is a district leader for the county Republican Party and served as a local delegate to the Giuliani presidential campaign earlier this year.

Robinson most recently reported campaign contributions and expenditures in July. At that time, she had a negative balance of $22,655. Reports for Snead were not available.

The 54th district comprises Tompkins Park North, Weeksville and Bedford-Stuyvesant.

 


Editor's Choice


Gotham Gazette: Bratton Assures Manhattan Business Community NYPD Staying Vigilant, Improving Bratton Assures Manhattan Business Community NYPD Staying Vigilant, Improving Gotham Gazette: Sarsour, Brannan on Collision Course to Replace Gentile? Sarsour, Brannan on Collision Course to Replace Gentile? Gotham Gazette: Bronx Program Serves as Inspiration for Mark-Viverito's City-Wide Bail Fund Proposal Bronx Program Serves as Inspiration for Mark-Viverito's City-Wide Bail Fund Proposal

Comments
Comment(s)

The comments section is provided as a free service to our readers. Gotham Gazette's editors reserve the right to delete any comments. Some reasons why comments might get deleted: inappropriate or offensive content, off-topic remarks or spam.