Clinton Wins Village Bean Poll Adding to Her Victories in a Very Big Week, Conducted by Nadine and Tony Hoffman, Jenifer Hoppe, Linda Jacobson and Kathy Slawinsky on October 24th at Astor Place in Greenwich Village, 292 respondents gave Hillary Clinton a narrow edge over Bernie Sanders. Martin O’Malley got traunced. And, here are the actual tallies: Hillary Clinton: 142 Bernie Sanders: 139 Martin O’Malley: 11 Don’t forget the Democratic Presidential Candidate Forum on Sunday, Nov. 1st at 2PM at the SVA Theater, 333 West 23rd St.
The September Meeting Covered Many Topics… Minutes-2015-9-17 September was a busy month: leafleting, poll watching, campaigning, judicial candidate selections, forums, vigils, the Judicial Delegates Convention and more. Following is a brief summary of the General Membership Meeting with a link to the full minutes. Tim Wu will be working for the NYS Attorney General, specializing in technology. The Executive Committee had voted to donate $225 to the Cooper Square Committee for an ad in their journal, it was approved by the Membership. Terri Cude and Dennis Gault won by a large margin, and All six of our judicial delegates won. VID will be working with Food and Water Watch regarding regarding the non-therapeutic use of antibiotics in raising livestock and its role in causing antibiotic-resistant bacteria. VID has already passed a resolution on the topic. Keen Berger began the District Leader Report by speaking on the battle over the Elizabeth […]
EXTRA! EXTRA! Yes, we have an EXTRA night for the Tenants Clinic! Starting Wednesday, October 14th VID will host our Tenants Clinic twice a month. The Clinic will be staffed on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. The time is 6:00 PM at the VID Clubhouse, 26 Perry Street. No appointment is necessary, but bring along all pertinent information. Many thanks to Jonathan Geballe for getting more legal help for tenants who need assistance.