May Meeting and Brighton Beach Pride March

This last Sunday we had two events: (1) Brighton Beach Pride march and (2) our May general meeting 

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Flatbush Brooklyn Forum on health justice and the NY Health Act

Flatbush Brooklyn Forum on health justice and the NY Health Act with Rodneyse Bichotte, New York State Assembly. 
Featuring Richard N. Gottfried, Chair, Assembly Committee on Health and lead sponsor of the NY Health Act; Donald Moore, MD, MPH, Physicians for a National Health Program; Velda Jeffrey, Lead Organizer, NYC 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East; Len Rodberg, Physicians for a National Health Program and Professional Staff Congress Social Safety Net Working Group

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Candidate Forum for City Council in Brooklyn’s 45th District

Candidate Forum for City Council in Brooklyn’s 45th District

Thursday, April 18, 2019
6 PM – 8 PM
Pakistani American Youth Society
1001 Newkirk Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11230
Facebook Event Link

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April Monthly Meeting of NYSD 17 for Progress

Join us for our monthly meeting We'll be discussing Ranked Choice Voting and holding our Executive Committee Elections.

Tuesday April 16th 
6:30-8:30pm
314 E 17th St

Basic Agenda:
6:30 Executive Committee Elections
7:30: Ranked Choice Voting

All are welcome! Open to the public.
Kid friendly (we'll have a side room).
Located at an event space at a private residence
RSVP on Facebook

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Flatbush Forum: The NY Health Act-Guaranteed Healthcare for All!

Join us at Brooklyn College for a presentation and discussion about health justice and how we can pass the NY Health Act. Forum presented in partnership with Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte, 45th AD, and featuring Richard Gottfried, Chair, Assembly Committee on Health and lead sponsor of the NY Health Act.

We're excited to host the originator of the New York Health Act, Richard Gottfried, Chair, Assembly Committee on Health, in partnership with Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte, 42nd AD!

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Kids Defend New York: a Purim Carnival

Kids Defend New York: a Purim Carnival

by Jews for Racial & Economic Justice with NYSD17 for Progress
Sun, March 31, 2019 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT
East Midwood Jewish Center  1625 Ocean Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11230

 

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Executive Committee and Treasurer Elections

Hi, I’m Eliana Meirowitz Nelson, a member of the Executive Committee and also the Organizing sub-committee.

NYSD 17 for Progress is having its annual election for treasurer and executive committee members. I’m here to tell you about how it works.

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April Monthly Meeting Tentatively scheduled

NYSD17 for Progress has tentatively scheduled our April General meeting for April 16th from 6:30pm-8:30pm.  We are trying to confirm a location to finalize the date.  This will be our Executive Committee election meeting.  We also hope to talk about Ranked Choice Voting.   

 

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"How are we going to pay for it?" A New York Health Act forum on Costs, Benefits, Savings . . . and Your Pocketbook. Hosted by NYSD 17 for Progress & PAYS

On March 24th, 2019, NYSD 17 for Progress partnered with PAYS to host a forum on the New York Health Act (Healthcare for all).  We also discussed upcoming Executive Committee elections (April meeting) and our committees gave updates. 

 

"How are we going to pay for it?"
A New York Health Act forum on Costs, Benefits, Savings . . . and Your Pocketbook. 
Hosted by NYSD 17 for Progress & PAYS

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