Catie, the kids and I had some wonderful time together as a family during the holidays, and we hope that you and yours also enjoyed the season. After November’s election, I took a little break from sending mass emails and posting to social media. Now with a new year upon us, I’d like to start … Continue reading Looking Forward to a New Year
Catie and I want to express our thanks for your support and encouragement during the course of the campaign. It was a privilege to work with so many people whom we admire, and we could not be more grateful.
If our 2013 photo is a little more formal than usual, that’s because it was taken at a fundraiser, which ended up being just about our only time together as a family! We’re hoping to see each other a bit more often in 2014, and hope that for you and yours the coming year will be filled with health and happiness.
With sincere appreciation and every good wish for the season,
I could not have asked more from an incredible staff, who applied themselves to the campaign with intensity and drive, who supported each other as a true team, and who committed themselves to this cause for all the right reasons.
I could not have asked more from old friends and new friends who extended themselves beyond any reasonable claim or expectation, who gave of their time and energy and money and, above all, gave of their trust in remarkable ways.
And I could not have asked more from colleagues in government and politics and labor, who stood up to be counted, who took risks to be part of our effort. I do not take that for granted.
United States Senator Chuck Schumer and New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli expressed outrage today after Republican Rob Astorino pretended to have their endorsement.
The Times wrote that there’s “a starker divide, between responsible governing and recklessness” dividing Noam and Rob.
The Republican Party just tried to disenfranchise a convent of nuns in Ossining, with Rob Astorino’s help, and suppress the vote.
I am very confident running on the truth, because the facts in this election are on our side. By contrast, it’s clear that Rob Astorino can’t handle the truth – the truth that his record comes out of the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party and is wrong for Westchester.
I’d sampled the great hot dogs from Dawg House at several street fairs and festivals around Westchester, but the street stands offer only a small sampling of the extensive menu available at the restaurant in Dobbs Ferry.
UFCW 1500, the largest grocery workers union in New York State, has endorsed Noam Bramson for County Executive.
“As Mayor of New Rochelle, Bramson has been a steadfast supporter of the LGBT community, including marriage equality, and he is a dependable voice for the advancement of civil rights.”