Endorsement roundup


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com |

MAYOR

Bill de Blasio received endorsements from The Nation magazine, the New York State Association of Letter Carriers, Associated Musicians of Greater New York Local 802, Doctors Council SEIU, Rev. Michael Waldrond, Jr., Assemblymember Joan Millman, Councilmember Vincent Gentile and Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz.

The New York City League of Conservation Voters and Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg endorsed Christine Quinn.

The Caribbean American Community endorsed Bill Thompson.

COMPTROLLER

Scott Stringer was endorsed by the New York Daily News, the New York Post and the New York Times.

PUBLIC ADVOCATE

Cathy Guerriero received endorsements from the Uniformed Fire Officers Association, the Uniformed Fire Officers Association Uniformed EMTs Paramedics, Fire Inspectors FDNY Local 2507, the Uniformed EMS Officers Union FDNY Local 3621, Rev. Dr. Johnny Ray Youngblood and Local 372, which represents parent coordinators, crossing guards and other school aides.

The New York League of Conservation Voters and Congressmember Yvette Clarke endorsed Letitia James.

CITY COUNCIL

The Small Business Coalition endorsed Rory Lancman for District 24 and Eric Ulrich for District 32.

Former council candidate Kevin Kim endorsed his former rival Paul Vallone for District 19.

Former Councilmember Julia Harrison endorsed Chrissy Voskerichian for District 19.

The New York League of Conservation Voters endorsed Manuel Caughman for District 27.

BOROUGH PRESIDENT

Councilmember Leroy Comrie, 1199 SEIU and the Planned Parenthood of New York City Political Committee endorsed Melinda Katz.

The Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association and MTA Bridge and Tunnel Officers Benevolent Association endorsed Peter Vallone, Jr.

 

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